This is a beautiful service that was designed specifically for White House official use. After the fire which destroyed the White House during the Madison presidency, many new items were required for White House use. These places were order from France for the Monroes. The border is a deep garnet with yellow vignettes representing Strength, Commerce, Arts, Sciences, and Agriculture. There are also gilt details. In the center of plates is the U.S. arms.
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