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Franciscan Ware ad. The factory was in LA, near where I grew up, and my mom took all our visiting relatives there to purchase dishes at the factory store. I was always bored! It wasn't until my teens, when the factory closed, that I finally developed my passion for all things Franciscan.

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1 1/2 QT Round Covered Vegetable Bowl in the Original Hand Painted 1940s Desert Rose (USA) dinnerware pattern by Franciscan Ware, Made in California, USA.

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Vintage FRANCISCAN Ware MEADOW ROSE Salad Bowl Elsewhere 179.95

Vintage FRANCISCAN Ware MEADOW ROSE Salad by LINDAROBERTSJEWELRY

Franciscan Ware Apple China Set of 4 Medium by EverySomeday, $60.00

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My dear sweet grandma Haney had the Desert Rose dishes set out at every special meal. The food my grandma prepared was as delicious as her plates were beautiful!! Sweet memories for me.

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Franciscan Ware DESERT ROSE ORIGINAL 1961 MAGAZINE AD-- This is SO CUTE!!!! I grew up with this pattern. All my West Coast family members had it.

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Mid-Century Atomic Starburst Earthenware Salt and Peppermill Set (c.1950) by Franciscan Ware

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