Strawberry dish

Dutch (Delft)
1739–75
Made at De Porceleyne Bijl (Porcelain Hatchet) factory (Dutch, active 1657–1803)


Object Place: Europe, Delft, The Netherlands

Dimensions

Overall: 5.7cm (2 1/4in.) Other (Overall): 22.5cm (8 7/8in.)

Accession Number

67.1037

Medium or Technique

Tin-glazed earthenware

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Earthenware

Pierced dish with scalloped edge and three low feet. Tinglazed (very pale blue) with delicate linear decoration of plant forms in textured panels; oriental bows and flowers finely drawn on reverse.

Markings

Mark in blue: hand-drawn hatchet, for De Porceleyne Bijl (Porcelain hatchet) factory

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. John J. Grullemans