The small tin glazed earthenware plate commemorating the 350th anniversary of the Pilgrim Fathers. Decorated in shades of blue with the sailingvessel The Mayflower. In the top written The Pilgrim Fathers and underTHE MAYFLOWER 1620 - 1970. The rim with stylized leaves and flowers. The Pilgrim fathers are the founding fathers of the U.S.A. (Massachusetts).
Designed by De Bruijn.
Signed on the back in underglaze blue for:
DE PORCELEYNE FLES - ROYAL DELFT
DELFT - HOLLAND & CO = 1970
Painter’s initials: PBA = Paul G. Bartels
Employment dates: 1968 – present (= in 2003.)
Rick Erickson - Royal Delft. This item is shown on Page 134 Fig. 11 - 33.
Diam.: 18 cm. (7,1 inches.)
Weight: 267 grams.