Antique Dutch Blue & White Royal Delft Great War Plate. Remain Alert - 1916.


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The tin glazed  earthenware plate decorated in shades of blue with the standing Dutch Lion within the fence and the tex : BLIJFT  WAAKZAAM. (Remain Alert.) & under the date 1916. The rim with the patriotic Apples of Orange. (=Dutch Royal Family.)

Designed by Leon Senf

Signed on the back in underglaze blue for:

DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL  DELFT 

DELFT - HOLLAND  -  ANNO 1916

Painter’s initials:  VHD   =  Jacobus Bernardus Johannes v.d. Horst

Employment dates : July 1th 1883 – March 15th 1918 

Literature:

This item is shown in Rick Erickson - Royal Delft  Page 136  - Fig. 11 -41. Some 1670 plates were produced.

 

Diam.:  18,2 cm. (7.2 inches.)      

Weight: 308 grams. 

 

Material
Hand Painted Earthenware
Weight
308 gr
Reference
M.1849
Price
Price on request
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