Tag Archives: Occupied Japan

A World of Merriment: Japanese Bell Figurines

The information I discover about the items I sell in my Etsy shop never ceases to amaze me. Even the most innocuous items can have a fascinating history! At first glance, these appear to be nothing more than the kind … Continue reading

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Geisha Girl Porcelain: The affordable vintage collectible

If this pattern looks familiar, it’s probably because you have a Geisha Girl item in your attic, basement or étagère. From the late 19th Century until the 1950s, Geisha Girl plates, pitchers, salt & pepper shakers and a host of … Continue reading

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