The PY Miyao Craze: Japan’s Best Novelty Ceramics in America

Hello, pottery enthusiasts and history buffs! Today, we’re diving into the company of PY Miyao Craze: Japan’s Best Novelty Ceramics in America, an iconic ceramics company that captured the hearts of Americans in the post-World War II era.

From whimsical figurines to elegant tableware, PY Miyao’s novelty ceramics have become highly sought-after collector’s items. Join us as we explore the company’s history, its introduction to American audiences, and the lasting impact of its unique designs.

The Birth of PY Miyao Japan Pottery

Established in the early 20th century, the PY Miyao Japan pottery company has its roots in the Aichi Prefecture, home to many renowned Japanese pottery centers. The company was named after its founder, Miyao Yoshida, whose initials PY stood for “Pottery Yoshida.” Miyao’s goal was to bring the artistry and craftsmanship of Japanese ceramics to a broader audience, both in Japan and abroad.

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Expert Guide to Collecting Yum-EE-Yum Ceramics From the 50s-60s

Vintage Yum-EE-Yums Cookie Jars Jam Jars
Vintage Yum-EE-Yum Cookie Jars Jam Jars

Dive into the captivating world of Yum-EE-Yums the 50s-60s ultimate collectibles, where you’ll find the most adorable and elusive collectibles of all – Yum-EE-Yums! These charming little guys and gals are rare gems, with only a handful on the market. Prepare yourself for an exhilarating adventure as we explore the ins and outs of collecting Yum-EE-Yum ceramics!

Yasmina’s Collection of Vintage Yum-Ee-Yum

These delightful vintage ceramics, featuring juice and milk glasses, pitchers, jam-n-jelly jars, salt and pepper shakers, cookie jars, and mugs, offer a fascinating and rewarding hobby for anyone passionate about retro kitchenware and collectibles. Crafted by the Japanese toy company Ray-Gee, these pieces were produced in the 1950s-1960s, which was also known for its popular Fujiya Candy line.

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