Mikasa "Granville" pattern
Mikasa “Granville” pattern

Mikasa was established as a trading company in the 1930s. In the 1950s, Mikasa added ceramic dinnerware to its range. It has since become their main product. Mikasa China does not manufacture dinnerware; instead, it imports product, initially mostly from Japan, but now from some 150 factories in 20 different countries. This arrangement allows it it adjust its product line to changing taste and, as a result, Mikasa has become a leading fashion brand.

The Mikasa Group’s brand names include Studio Nova which is aimed at a young, casual market, Home Beautiful which is targeted at the mid-range consumer for everyday use and Christopher Stuart which aims to provide a wide selection of styles at a competitive price as well as the up-market Mikasa brand. Although it originally sold only porcelain, the company has expanded its range to include earthenware, stoneware, bone china, glass stemware, stainless steel flatware and gift items.

Antique Mikasa available now

Mikasa china available now

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