Charger plates or service plates are larger plates added to the table setting as a decorative piece. They act as a base for soup plates, entree plates, and for the dinner plates. Aria charger plates are exclusive to Noritake Eshop. Established in 1952 by a group of Master glassmakers, IVV has become one of Europe’s leading manufacturers of blown glass. Each IVV object is made by hand and combines artisan craftsmanship with leading edge design.