Franciscan Dining Services Paperback / softback
Franciscan dining services have graced table tops since 1930s.
These colorful ceramics, potted in both earthenware and china and in a wide array of varying patterns and shapes, have come to the attention of collectors in recent years.
A wide range of patterns and forms are captured here in over 700 beautiful color photographs.
Individual patterns are portrayed, along with five-piece table settings and a variety of serving dishes.
Museum pieces and advertising signs round out the presentation in this wide ranging text.
A history of the Franciscan ware potteries is included, along with their manufacturer's marks.
A listing of the vessel forms available in each pattern and updated values are provided to complete this informative guide.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 160 pages, 750 color photos
- Publisher: Schiffer Publishing Ltd
- Publication Date: 15/05/2002
- Category: Antiques & collectables: ceramics & glass
- ISBN: 9780764315800