The mottled cobalt blue design of the bread and butter plate offers a contrast to the other pieces. The word Shou (pronounced “show”) is the Chinese word for longevity. The pine tree. which is a key element of the pattern symbolizes endurance and long life. Blue Shou is produced in classic cobalt on bright white porcelain: a classic in its own right.
Bread and butter plates are often used as appetizer plates.
Diameter 6.5 inches