HOMER LAUGHLIN GEORGIAN EGGSHELL DINNERWARE SERVICE - 100 Piece Set. Please Read the Full Description. They are best known for producing the Fiesta line of dinnerware. HLC maintains contracts with the federal government to supply china and dinnerware for a range of functions.
Eggshell Georgian was introduced in 1940 and was a lighter version of the Georgian Regular shape dinnerware that was introduced in 1934. Georgian Eggshell was widely merchandised and many patterns can be found in this popular shape. A special Georgian eggshell mark was made in May 1940.The china for sale has that Georgian eggshell mark on all the items. It is one of the more popular patterns with a pink and floral design featuring gold trim around the outside of the design. The pattern is #G3467 and is frequently identified as Marilyn Pink. (12) 10 dinner plates, (12) 6 ¼ bread/butter/dessert plates, (12) 8 square salad plates, (11) footed teacups with (11) 6 saucers, (11) 5 fruit/dessert bowls, (12) 8 ¼ rimmed soup bowls, (8) 8 square luncheon plates, (1) 9 relish dish, (1) 8 ½ round serving bowl, (1) 9 ½ x 7 oval serving bowl, (1) 9 ½ x 7 oval covered serving dish with (1) lid and handles, (1) 16 x 12 oval platter, (1) 12 x 9 ¼ serving platter, (1) sugar bowl 4 x 3 ¼ with (1) lid adds 1 ½, (1) creamer which is 4 x 3 with handle to spout 6 holding almost a cup of milk or cream and (1) 8 gravy boat. All pieces are in very good condition with no signs of glazing.
They were used occasionally for company, but most of the time they were stored in the china cabinet in our dining room in a smoke-free home. There is a small chip in (2) dinner plates, (1) dessert bowl, the round serving bowl, the oval serving bowl, the creamer, and a large chip on the bottom of the gravy boat. The gold trim on the dinner plates is lighter on one side than the other, but those are the only pieces that show any wear. Please look carefully at all pictures to get a full appreciation of the condition. The item "HOMER LAUGHLIN GEORGIAN EGGSHELL DINNERWARE SERVICE 100 Piece Set" is in sale since Saturday, June 20, 2020.This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Homer Laughlin". The seller is "speechdoctor" and is located in Penfield, New York. This item can't be shipped, the buyer must pick up the item.