The small tin glazed earthenware plate commemorating the frozen Zuiderzee. (nowadays the IJselmeer.) The centre decorated in shades of blue with winterfun, including a car in front of the isle Marken on the ftozen see between the isles Marken and Urk and FEBR * 1929 * MRT. In the rim the text: Toen Alleman naar Urk & Marken toog - Lag toen de Zuiderzee niet droog. (When evryone moved to Urk & Marken - Was the Zuiderzee than not dry ? )
The plate was designed by Leon Senf.
Only 715 plates were made
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & AY = 1929
Two painters worked on this plate
Painter: VH = Gijsbertus van Heijenoort
Employment dates: 1891 - 1941
& painter VK = A.J. van Kampenhout
Employment dates: 1892 - 1942
Diam.: 18,3 cm. (7,2 inches.)
Weight: 290 grams.