Don't let the packaging throw you off. Even though the box says this is a 20 piece set, this is actually a BONUS set with an extra 4 pieces!
This is the Thymeless Herbs pattern from Corelle, new in an unopened box. The set includes: four 10 1/4 inch DINNER PLATES four 81/2 inch SALAD/DESSERT PLATES four 18 ounce SOUP/SALAD BOWLS four 8 ounce CUPS four 6 inch SAUCERS AND the BONUS... four 10 ounce DESSERT BOWLS
I have verified with Corelle's customer service, and even though the box says it contains the 20 pieces, I was assured that the box DOES hold the extra bonus four dessert bowls. They use a generic box, but w t is a special bonus, they just slap a sticker on it.
And why did I go through the extra effort to verify all this? Because this is a NEW set, still sealed in the original box! The box does have a bit of shelf wear to it, and a rip along one side edge, as seen in the photograph below.
This would be a great starter set, or an expansion to an existing collection. These dishes have a beautiful mixture of shades of herbal greens with a hint of lavender. Corelle is known for its resistance to breaks and chips. They can be used in the microwave and dishwasher. They can go from refridgerator or freezer to microwave or preheated over, to table, and then to the dishwasher, making them completely versatile. They are stackable and very lightwei... read more