7281 Cherita Service for 12
Grandparents purchased it for their 25th wedding anniversary in the 1940s. No other info is known.
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
A vintage 105-piece Noritake parcel gilt china part dinner service
In the Cherita pattern, made in Japan, bearing the backstamp in use from 1933, comprising:
12 dinner plate
12 squared plates
12 desserts plates
12 bread and butter plates
12 sauce bowls (no handles)
12 consomme bowls (two handles)
12 cups with 12 saucers
2 graduated platters
1 covered casserole
1 gravy or sauceboat with underplate
1 sugar bowl
1 cream pitcher
CONDITION: client reports 1 small chip on the rim of a sauce bowl. Otherwise they are in perfect condition. They've been washed by hand or in the dishwasher with a special detergent that won't take off the gold. In the 30 or so years of ownership9, they've been used no more than a dozen times.
$400-700 for the set*
*represents a fair-market value for auction purposes; retail or asking price may vary.
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