The tin glazed earthenware plate decorated in shades of blue with the “Tree of Orange” with orange coloured oranges within the fence with: 1898 - 1923 and on the rim with stylized floral swags: WILHELMINA within an orange roundel, commemorating Queen Wilhelmina 25 years Queen of the Netherlands.
Signed on the back in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & AS = 1923
Painter’s initials: VR = A. E. V. Roggeveen
Employment dates: 1892 - 1945
Diam.: 17,7 cm. (7 inches.)
Weight: 281 grams.