October 2017 Auction Ends Thursday, October 26th, 5pm Pacific
This lot is closed for bidding. Bidding ended on 10/26/2017
Nine pieces of White House china, all made for use aboard the Ferdinand Magellan Presidential Train, then AF1 before the President was transported by plane. Set spans the Roosevelt, Truman and Eisenhower administrations, made by Syracuse China in a modified version of the classic Wilson pattern originated by Lenox in 1918. A timeless design, ivory china features an alternating star and 3-bar design on the rim and a gilt presidential eagle. The eagle differs from the Lenox version with a solid gilt emblem over its head containing 13 embossed stars representing the 13 original colonies. Undersides bears the stamp of ''Old Ivory / Syracuse China / OPCO / Made in America''. Set includes (1) Salad plate measuring 8'' in diameter; (2) Entree plate measuring 9'' in diameter; (3) Dinner plate measuring 10.25'' in diameter; (4-5) Bouillon cup and saucer measuring 6.5'' in diameter and 2.5'' tall; (6-7) Ramekin bowl and saucer measuring 6'' in diameter and 1.5'' tall; (8-9) After-dinner coffee up and saucer measuring 4.25'' in diameter and 2.75'' tall. All pieces were stored in the Air Force One hangar and not used. Small scratch to ramekin bowl and small nick to the plates, overall a well preserved set in very good to near fine condition.
Set of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential Train
Set of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential Train
Set of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential TrainSet of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential Train
Set of Presidential China From the Early 20th Century -- All 9 Pieces Made for Air Force One on the Presidential Train
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Auction closed on Thursday, October 26, 2017.
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