China Pattern Piece Types
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Lugged Soup Bowl
Our Piece Code: SOL
Lugged soup bowls are a unique addition to any table. These small soup bowls can be used to serve a variety of hot and cold dishes and feature small tab-like handles.
Cream Soup & Saucer
Our Piece Code: CSS
Cream soup & saucer sets are an entertainer’s delight. Used for serving a variety of soups, these bowls feature two handles and a saucer. They are generally larger than bouillon soup and saucer sets. Used in conjunction with the typical 5-piece place setting, these bowls add an air of sophisticated elegance to any table.
Bouillon Soup & Saucer
Our Piece Code: BOU
Bouillon soup & saucer sets are generally smaller than cream soup and saucer sets. These bowls are perfect for serving soups that are made from thin broths.
Rimmed Cereal Bowl
Our Piece Code: CER
Rimmed cereal bowls come in a variety of sizes and are great for serving cereal, soups, and dishes of ice cream. Rimmed cereal bowls feature a pronounced rim.
Coupe Cereal Bowl
Our Piece Code: CERC
Coupe cereal bowls are great for everyday use. They can be used to serve a variety of cereals, soups, salads, and desserts. These bowls do not feature a pronounced rim.
Our Piece Code: FR
Fruit/dessert bowls are generally 4" to 6” in diameter and can be used to serve individual portions of fruit, nuts, and ice cream.
Our Piece Code: MUG
Mugs are perfect for an early morning cup of coffee or a nighttime cup of tea. Also, mugs are an informal alternative to the traditional cup and saucer set.
Demitasse Cup & Saucer
Our Piece Code: DEM
Demitasse cup & saucers are typically used to serve very strong coffees such as espresso or Turkish coffee. Demitasse cups are much smaller than the standard place setting cup.
Our Piece Code: CR
Creamers are used for serving cream and flavored syrups for cups of coffee and tea. These pieces are a great addition to your tableware, dessert, or tea service.
Our Piece Code: SU
Sugar bowls are used for serving sugar and sweeteners.