Diplomatic Eagle Cachepot
Mottahedeh designed the eagle pieces for the diplomatic reception rooms of the Department of State and the White House. 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 has attained the honor for designing not once but three times, by making porcelain for the dinners of the President of the United States (including three consecutive presidential inaugurations),Furthermore, Mottahedeh products have a permanent home in the White House, where they are used on an everyday basis.
Dimensions: 6.875" HIGH