Vintage Franciscan Desert Rose 4 Bread and Butter Plates Black and Brown BackstampFranciscan
Franciscan Ware has been creating Desert Rose china since 1941 and it's one of the most popular dinnerware patterns. The pink roses, green leaves and brown accents provided a more Western look that the tradition European floral designs that were available before the 1940's.
These four plates measure 6-3/8" across. The bottom of three of the plates are marked with a black Made in California backstamp that was used from 1949 - 1953. One of the plates has a brown backstamp These plates are free from chips, cracks or crazing.