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State dinner, dessert, and breakfast service for Theodore Roosevelt (President 1901-1909)--Dinner Plate/Made in Etruria, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, England, Europe c.1903--Made by Wedgwood factory, Etruria, England, 1759 - present. Imported by Van Heusen Charles Company, Albany. Porcelain with printed, enamel, and gilt decoration. Diameter: 10 1/4 inches (26 cm)

"DINNER--WILD TURKEY." (Service/decorative) State dinner service of Rutherford B. Hayes (President 1877-81) Designed by Theodore Russell Davis, American, 1840-1894. Made by Haviland et Cie, Limoges, France, c.1880-87. Porcelain with enamel, chromolithograph and gilt decoration. Length: 19 7/8 inches (50.5 cm) P39

"CHICKENS IN THE GARDEN"--DINNER, State dinner service of Rutherford B. Hayes (President 1877-81) Designed by Theodore Russell Davis, American, 1840-1894. Made by Haviland et Cie, Limoges, France, c.1880-87. Porcelain with enamel, chromolithograph and gilt decoration. Diameter: 10 1/8 inches (25.7 cm) P47

The Obama State China Service, produced by Pickard China. Each service was donated by the White House Endowment Trust, administered by the White House Historical Association. Consists of 11-piece place settings for 320. 3,520

From a dinner and dessert service for James Madison (President 1809-1817)--Sauceboat and Stand/Made in Paris, France, Europe c.1806--Made by Nast porcelain factory, Paris, 1783 - 1835. Porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration. Sauceboat: 6 1/2 x 6 7/8 inches (16.5 x 17.5 cm) Width (Stand): 10 5/16 inches (26.2 cm)

State dinner and dessert service of Ulysses S. Grant (President 1896-1877)--Soup Plate/Made in Limoges, France, Europe c.1870 or 1873. Made by Haviland et Cie, Limoges, France, 1842 - present. Imported by J. W. Boteler and Brother, Washington, D.C., 1867 - 1881. Porcelain with printed, enamel, and gilt decoration. Diameter: 9 3/8 inches (23.8 cm)

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50 Years of Decorating the White House

Nancy Reagan acquired this porcelain fruit cooler in 1986. It was part of the state dessert service of President James Monroe. Photo by Bruc...

"PALMETTO CABBAGE." --SOUP, State dinner service of Rutherford B. Hayes (President 1877-81) Designed by Theodore Russell Davis, American, 1840-1894. Made by Haviland et Cie, Limoges, France, c.1880-87. 1 13/16 x 9 inches (4.6 x 22.9 cm) p12

White House dinner service of Ulysses S. Grant (President 1896-1877)--Pickle Dish/Probably made in Limoges, France, Europe c.1870--Probably made by Haviland et Cie, Limoges, France, 1842 - present. Imported by J. W. Boteler and Brother, Washington, D.C., 1867 - 1881. Porcelain with enamel and gilt decoration. 5 x 8 7/8 inches (12.7 x 22.5 cm)