Scroll through as we present a few examples of antique china by Noritake, showing the range of decoration used, the forms and the associated Noritake China marks on the piece.The above and below examples are taken from the antique-marks collection and we regularly buy and sell Noritake china, particularly examples from the 1920s and the Art Deco Period.A brief introduction on Occupied Japan collectibles and pricing begins the book, then the photo gallery is presented - hundreds of photos and thousands of collectibles are featured in full color, with a detailed price guide in the back of the book.
They registered their first Noritake back stamp around 1908 and registered their first Noritake mark in the USA around 1911.
First writing a book on Depression Glass, Florence has gone on to author many popular glassware titles including books on Depression Glass; Occupied Japan Collectibles; Kitchen Glassware; Very Rare Glassware; 40s, 50s, & 60s Glassware; Elegant Glassware; Stemware; Glassware Pattern Identification; Anchor Hocking's Fire-King; Glass Candlesticks; and Salt & Pepper Shakers.
REVIEW: This book is a choice compilation of Gene Florences previous five books on Occupied Japan collectibles with additional items never shown in any of those books.
However we find it appeals to oriental porcelain collectors and that there is a good market for it.
The American architect Frank Lloyd Wright probably thought so too, when he designed tableware for Noritake in the 1920’s.
And only a few of these pictures show multiple angles of the cups and saucers, or list the name or the identifying marks of the company making the pieces.