This elegant porcelain tray was designed by Mottahedeh especially for the diplomatic reception rooms of the Department of State and the White House. They may also be found in many U.S. embassies around the world. The designs are adapted from Chinese Export porcelain, circa 1810, bearing one of the earliest depictions of the American eagle found in ceramic decoration. Mottahedeh is a recognized leader in luxury ceramic antique reproductions and historic designs. This 90-year-old company focuses on complex and beautiful colors and unique historic shapes crafted through centuries old techniques and attention to detail.