The tin glazed earthenware plate decorated in shades of blue with a man on the moon and the names; Collins, Armstrong, Aldrin and under a part of the globe with the text:
DE EERSTE MENS OP DE MAAN. (First Man On The Moon.) The rim with stylized leaves and the dates 20-21 JULI 1969.
Plate designed by De Bruijn
Signed on the back in underglaze blue for :
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & CN = 1969
Painter’s initials: ABO = A.H. Borremans
Employment dates: 1953 - 2002
This plate is shown in Rick Erickson - Royal Delft Page134 - Fig. 11 -32
Diam.: 18,2 cm. (7,2 inches.)
Weight : 278 grams.