One of many Japanese manufacturers to export china to the United States during the 20th century, Noritake has remained popular throughout.
Its recognition grew when its ceramics were premiums given by a soap company in the '30s.
Please have a CLEAR picture of the mark & of the item so you can email it to us, we cannot go by written descriptions since there are over 350 known Nippon marks. “Royal Kinran Crown Nippon”, made for the domestic Japanese market since 1906.
M in Wreath Hand Painted (M stands for Morimura Bros, importers). “Rising Sun Nippon”, we have only encountered this in blue (as shown).
Mark used since 1911, found in green, blue, magenta & gold colors.