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Your candle holder is made by the Porceleyne Fles in Delft.
On the left of the factory mark you can see the painter's initials, I struggle to read it from your photo but have a look at this list to see if you can identify it:
684 is the article code and the yearcode C.I stands for 1964.
Because it is recently made it doesn't classify as the authentic Delftware made in the 17-19th century. 


  • Delftware


  • Delftware, but made after 1850 After 1850, the earthenware production technique changed at the only remaining pottery in Delft. This technique goes beyond the scope of this website. Read more
  • More recent production technique After 1850, factories in and outside Holland developed more efficient and cheaper production techniques. This goes beyond the scope of this website. Read more
  • Hand-painted An important characteristic of authentic Delftware is that it is hand-painted. Printing techniques do not occur on this earthenware. Read more
  • Mark of a Delft pottery/factory In the 19th century, a financial incentive arose to sell more new earthenware as antique Delftware, sometimes even bearing fake Delft factory marks. Read more


  • Bottle JT

Hartelijk dank aan de heer PatrickW voor de duidelijke reactie.

Thanks to mr. PatrickW for his complete reaction.