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Antiques and Collectibles: Trying to Identify Old China

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Cuyahoga Falls, OH
(Zone 5a)

August 5, 2009
8:52 PM

Post #6911450

I am wondering if any of you remember the W.T. Grant stores from the 1950's. We had a beautiful set of dinnerware from there. The store sold it open stock. It was white china with roses on it. I don't have a photo. I am just hoping someone remembers the name of it.

Virginia Beach, VA

August 24, 2009
11:27 AM

Post #6982161

Hi! Sorry, I don't know, but your query brought back good memories. Two suggestions that may help while you wait for an angel with a good memory: has more info about Grant's. Maybe someone there can help. has zillions of china patterns for sale. If any of the china still exists, you'll find it there.

Good luck.
Dover AFB, DE
(Zone 7a)

August 30, 2009
11:23 PM

Post #7006025

"cottage rose" was a very popular pattern for the last hundred years or so. Here are some images:
Cuyahoga Falls, OH
(Zone 5a)

September 18, 2009
11:51 PM

Post #7079142

Oh my ! I forgot I posted this - sorry !

I did find the pattern - Victorian Rose.

cris23464 - Thanks for the W.T. Grant link. That was a trip down memory lane.

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