Because porcelain production originated in China, Europeans and Americans used the term "china" to describe any fine porcelain piece.However, there are actually several different kinds of china, each of which uses a specific production process.
Before you can identify the pattern, you need to figure out what kind of china you have.
However, some may have normal glaze related crazing commensurate with age, found particularly, with antique pottery.
Please email for further details on specific items if you have concerns before proceeding with your purchase.
Several of the first dinnerware patterns produced by the factory are still crafted and painted by hand, more than two centuries later.
Tradition, craftmanship and innovation have been united in a blend of old and new to make Royal Copenhagen one of the world’s most successful producers of fine dinnerware and collectable art.