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Cup from a coffee set with scene of Capetown Harbor, c. 1760

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This set is decorated with a scene of Dutch ships in Capetown Harbor, with Dutch buildings, flags and a view of Table Mountain in the background. Capetown Harbor was a significant stop for ships en route to China or returning home, especially for water and provisions.

Cup from a coffee set with scene of Capetown Harbor
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