Society of Cincinnati China Collection by Mottahedeh
This is an exact reproduction of George Washington's most famous set of china, produced and decorated in Canton in 1784. It was brought to America on the first American ship to enter the China Trade. Washington was the first President General of the Society of Cincinnati, which was founded in 1783 to recognize the honorable service of French and American officers during the American Revolution.
The 5-piece place setting produced by Mottahedeh includes the following pieces:
- 10 1/4" Dinner Plate
- 9 1/4" Dessert/Luncheon Plate
- 7 3/4" Bread & Butter Plate
- 5 3/4" Saucer and 2 7/8" Cup