White House presidential china to feature in memorabilia sale


2015-06-26 13:52:02


White House presidential china to feature in memorabilia sale

The White House presidential china collection includes plates from the Jefferson administration

Paul Fraser Collectibles,Sunday 24August 2014

A collection of china from the White House is to feature in RR Auction's sale of presidential memorabilia, which will be offered online between September 11-17.

White House chinaSome presidential administrations order their own china for the White House

Included is a bowl from the administration of Thomas Jefferson (made in around 1790), which is offered with a minimum bid of $3,000.

Some, but not all, administrations order a new service when they come to power. Examples from the past are stored in the White House china room.

The lots include piecesthat spanthe history of the United States, from a Bill Clinton fish entree dinner plate to an Abraham Lincoln dessert plate.

The sale will also include a watch belonging to Eisenhower and one of FDR's walking canes.

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