This beautiful 5 piece place setting by Syracuse China is in the Coralbel platinum trim pattern. Presented on the Virginia Shape, this dinner ware pattern is a pink floral central design coral bell flowers. The dainty bell shaped blossoms range in shades from medium pink to burgundy waving on a tall stalk with long green leaves. A narrow green band circles the inner rim of each plate and the bottom of the cup inside a double platinum band. Another platinum band completes the outer rim. Platinum also trims the fancy handle of the cup.
The measurements of this set are: Large Dinner Plate 10-1/4" in diameter Salad Plate 8" in diameter Bread & Butter Plate 6-1/4" diameter Footed Teacup 2-3/8" tall and 3-3/4 inches in diameter across the slightly flared rim, with another inch for the handle. 2 inch diameter foot. Saucer 5-5/8" diameter
The backstamp features the pattern name, Coralbel, stamped above an underglaze green banner that reads "Old Ivory, Syracuse China, O.P.C.O. Made in America," and is underlined with four stars. Some pieces also have a small red artist's mark.
This pattern was made by Syracuse China from 1949 to 1967. The fine quality that built the reputation of Syracuse China is evident in this lovely set.
There are very few minor surface scratches, and no chips, cracks, or crazing.