Monumental dinner service. Rosenthal Continental Sunburst Pattern. Designed by Raymond Loewy. Loewy was regraded as the most important Industrial designer in US history. This is one of several patterns he designed for Rosenthal....and one of the most lovely patterns. Modern and timeless more than 60 years after it first went into production.
Thin, delicate cool white porcelain with 2 sunbursts; one in a shimmery gold and the other in silver. No cracks, chips or crazing. These - although vintage - were rarely if ever used. They are in excellent condition. 101 pieces in all, they include:
12 dinner plates
12 salad plates
12 bread plates
12 fruit bowls
12 cream soup bowls (the double handled bowls) with 12 saucers
12 coffee cups with 12 saucers
1 coffee pot, 1 creamer and one sugar bowl with lid
1 15" serving platter
Given the size of the service, please contact us for shipping rates. Local pick-up or delivery available in the Chicago area.