Plate with Vase of Flowers


This plate came from my grandparents in the Netherlands. I believe it to be Delft.


I would like to know if it really is Delft, what the approximate age of the plate is and if anything about the maker can be determined.

Diameter 35 centimeters

Reacties 3

Fraai, daar kun je met plezier naar kijken, zelfs met ontzag, groet, jvdh.

Beautiful, you can look at that with pleasure, even with awe, greetings, jvdh.


  • Delftware


  • Delftware, made between 1620 – 1850 Only tin-glazed earthenware made in Delft between 1620 - 1850 is referred to as traditional Delftware. Read more
  • Tin-glazed earthenware Earthenware with a glaze to which tin oxide has been added to make it opaque white. Delftware produced before 1850 is always covered with a tin glaze. 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


  • Een bijltje

Made in Delft by the factory De Porceleyne Byl, probably between 1750-1775.