Won't you join me for a cuppa tea..... I'm learning a bit about tea pots and tea cups used in the White House as far back as 1892. It happens that a delivery was made of a personally designed china collection. But alas... Dear First Lady Caroline Harrison (1889-1891) died before having a chance to use her dainty, lovely, blissful china settings.
the coat of arms of the United States in the center, with gold-etched goldenrod and corn around a wide band of blue. The 44 stars on the inner band represent the number of states in the Union when she designed the china..