Wawel-brand china includes a number of patterns, according to Replacements, Ltd. Patterns sold by Replacements, Ltd., includes Rose Garden, Savory, Tea Rose, Anastasia, Harvest Dawn, Casa Oro, Goddess, Morning and others.Know More
TeaWithGrace.com notes that the china was first manufactured in a German factory in 1831, in an area that is now part of Poland. In 1921, the Polish manufacturer Krister Porzellan Manufaktur became part of the Bavarian Rosenthal company.
In 1945, the site notes, the area again became part of Poland. The company name was changed to Krzysztof, the Polish equivalent of the former German name. The company started using the Wawel brand in 1953, and it remains in use, as of 2014.Learn more in Tableware
As of 2015, Noritake offers some of its most recently discontinued patterns on its website and recommends four vendors for vintage discontinued Noritake china patterns: China & Gift Mart, J.P. Faddoul Company, Inc., Hoffman Jewelers/Patterns of the Past and Replacements, LTD. Noritake notes that it does not handle valuation of pricing for vintage patterns, but that each individual vendor sets its own pricing. The four recommended vendors locate, buy and sell vintage and retired Noritake and other brands of china.Full Answer >
There are 21 Edwin M. Knowles china patterns, including Yorktown, Potomac, Solar and Street Song. The company also produced a number of collectible plate series.Full Answer >
Fostoria patterns are themed, etched, blown and hand-molded tableware and glassware pieces that were produced by the Fostoria Glass Company between 1887 and 1986. The patterns are all part of a series. The company's most famous glassware series is the "American" series.Full Answer >
According to Collectors Weekly, Franciscan china refers to a dinnerware line created in the early 1930s in Southern California by Mary K. Grant. Early designs of Franciscan china, known as El Patio, were simple and monochromatic. Later designs, known as Coronado, were characterized by lines, grooves and textures.Full Answer >