(now, 3-1-36, noritake shinmachi, nishi-ku, nagoya, japan) (the english name was changed to noritake co, limited in 1963) 1916 nitto shokai established in nagoya for the home market. The earliest japanese figurines were pottery figurines dating from the medieval period however, most antique figurines date from the edo (1603-1868) and meiji (1868-1912) periods, and are made of wood, ivory, bronze or porcelain. A look at gender expectations in japanese society (2010) “kissing is a symbol of democracy” dating, democracy, and romance in occupied japan 1945-1952 journal of the history of sexuality 19 p 508-535 i touch on some of the reasons why men and women in japan aren’t forming relationships as often in my article about dating. Items marked “made in occupied japan” were made between february 1947 and april 1952 after that, just the word “japan” was used again according to experts on 19th- and 20th-century japanese ceramics, the color does not help date a mark.
The estimate of one okinawan historian for the entire three-month period of the campaign exceeds 10,000 a figure that does not seem unlikely when one realizes that during the first 10 days of the occupation of japan there were 1,336 reported cases of rape of japanese women by american soldiers in kanagawa prefecture alone (p 212. Made in occupied japan dating it to the 1940's vintage - norman rockwell figurine (approx 3 5/8 tall) - redhead schoolboy toting his books - saturday evening post september 16, 1916 issue - by david grossman design / (made in japan / 1979) by qualitycollectibles4u. Occupied japan collectors, davis, ca 17k likes welcome to occupied japan collectors let's share the knowledge and joy of occupied japan marked.
`made in occupied japan' mark determines item's value america occupied japan from august 1945 until april 28, 1952 dating from the late 1950s or early 1960s what is the value of my lamps. A figure that does not seem unlikely when one realizes that during the first 10 days of the occupation of japan there were 1,336 reported cases of rape of japanese women by american soldiers in kanagawa prefecture alone (p 212. Dating, democracy, and romance in occupied japan, 1945–1952″ journal of the history of sexuality, vol 19, no 3 (september 2010), pp 508-535 raymo, j m (2003) educational attainment and the transition to first marriage among japanese women. Note that pieces marked occupied japan or made in occupied japan are pieces dated from 1947 to 1952 are not usually considered made in japan pieces after 1952, pieces from japan were either marked some made in japan pieces brought into the united states from other countries could be marked foreign or not be marked at all.
Made in occupied japan makers' marks click a picture to see a larger view use your back button to return to this page. Occupied japan colonial couple (figurines-japan & occupied japan) at really good things find this pin and more on occupied japan figurines by annette hahn nicely done occupied japan figurine of a couple with arm away. 1947-1952 occupied japan/made in occupied japan era the united states occupied japan from sept 2,1945, until april 28, 1952 the occupied japan backstamp era truly began august 15, 1947 when the first shipment of occupied japan ceramics arrived in america. Collecting occupied japan cups and saucers following the end of world war ii in 1945 and until 1952, items imported from japan to the united states had to be marked in a fashion indicating they came from occupied japan.
Lefton was one of the first american businessmen to deal with the japanese after world war ii the first pieces of lefton china with the made in occupied japan mark reached the united states in 1946 lefton china produced in occupied japan included a wide range of pieces, dating from 1946 to 1952. All imports from japan up till 1949 had to be stamped occupied japan or made in occupied japan in 1949 the us custom service decreed that occupied japan, made in occupied japan, made in japan or just japan where acceptable most pieces were backstampted in black ink. Most gi war brides wouldn’t have traded it for the world by brenda j wilt seventeen-year-old londoner ellen bailey was working in a post office in the fall of 1943 when lloyd kern, a 20-year-old staff sergeant with the us eighth air force, walked in one day.
The mark is a bit blurry but under the bird picture in japanese it says yamaka shoten (illegible) ki, which is yamaka merchant shop yamaka china was established in 1913 in gifu prefecture most china making stopped during the war with the exception of noritake, i believe after the war (1945-1952) pieces were marked made in occupied japan. Shop for-and learn about-antique nippon porcelain nippon porcelain refers to vases, teapots, wall plaques, humidors, and other ceramic objects stamped with. You searched for: japan creamer etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search no matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options let’s get started. Noritake wares from circa 1948 to 1952 may bear a number of marks including made in occupied japan and occupied japan in 1963 the company started to use its english name noritake company ltd to which the japanese company also officially changed its name in 1981.
Backstamps and identifying marks for japanese collectibles h ome i dentifying marks u kiyo-e censor ceals t ime warped news j apanese pottery marks a dventure story m y philosophy l inks b ibliography occupied japan fancy china saji (black, blue, purple) unspecified: saji trading co ltd occupied japan. You can find the date on noritake china by looking at the marks, which are associated with different periods of time if you have a good reference book or list of the marks and the dates, this takes only a few minutes. Founded by hungarian sportswear designer george zoltan lefton, lefton china of chicago, illinois, imported porcelain decorative objects such as figurines and head vases, as well as kitchen wares such as cookie jars and salt-and-pepper shakers, from postwar japanfrom 1945 through 1953, these pieces were stamped with the words “made in occupied japan. Japan after 1921 a lot of countries marked them either japan or nippon from 1947 to current pieces are marked made in japan or japan note that pieces marked occupied japan or made in occupied japan are pieces dated from 1947 to 1952 are not usually considered made in japan pieces after 1952, pieces from japan were either marked.