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5 Stunning Thanksgiving Turkey Platters

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The turkey is the star of the show - so give it its due with a beautiful platter. Some of these platters may well become cherished family heirlooms, and the platters that don't have a Thanksgiving-esque motif can fill in the rest of the year to plate a cheese platter, hold a ham or serve hors d'oeuvres. As for the rest of your feast, make sure you have everything you need for serving Thanksgiving dinner.

Johnson Brothers

Johnson Bros. His Majesty Turkey Platter
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The classic Thanksgiving pattern, His Majesty portrays a lovely Turkey fanning its plumage. The cream and brown motif and detailed image gives this piece instant heirloom status. It measures 20 by 15 1/2 inches.
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Pfaltzgraff Solid Color Collection Turkey Platter

Pfaltzgraff Solid Color Collection Turkey Platter
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This solid-white platter goes with just about any table setting with panache. The handles and border are subtly decorated with embossed turkeys, seasonal foliage and elegant scrolls. It is 19 1/2 by 15 inches.
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BIA Cordon Bleu Oval Platter

BIA Cordon Bleu
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You'll use this simple, sleek, oversized platter for much more than just the Thanksgiving turkey. Made of high-fired porcelain for durability, the platter is simple and unadorned, putting the food in focus. It's dishwasher and oven safe, and measures 22 inches by 12.2 inches.
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Spode Woodland Turkey Platter

Spode Woodland Turkey Platter
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Richly colored and intricately detailed, this rectangular serving platter has a beautiful turkey illustration in the center, and a floral border executed in brown. It's made of Imperialware, Spode's durable earthenware formula, and is 17 1/2 by 11 1/2 inches.

Nambe Sunburst Rectangular Platter

Nambe
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At 17 by 10 inches, this rectangular platter is ideal for a smaller turkey. Its unique textural ray design is etched into glass, which is cradled in Nambe's signature metal alloy. Use it throughout the year to add visual impact to many a meal.

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