Royal Sphinx Delfts Holland Wall Plate w/Man & Woman in Carriage Large 16" BlueGM083
Vintage Royal Sphinx Delfts Holland Wall Plate w/Man & Woman in Carriage Large 16" Blue and White Ceramic Maastricht
This exquisite Vintage Royal Sphinx Delfts Holland Wall Plate showcases a captivating scene featuring a man and woman in a horse-drawn carriage. Crafted with precision and artistry, this 15-inch ceramic plate embodies the renowned Delftware tradition of Maastricht, Netherlands.
Release date or age of item: This vintage Royal Sphinx Delfts Holland wall plate is estimated to be from the mid-20th century, likely dating back to the 1950s or 1960s.
Approx. Dimensions: 15-7/8" T x 15-7/8" W x 1-3/4" D
Approx. Weight: 4 lbs, 1 oz
Sold as is. No warranty from the Seller. No Returns.
CONDITION NOTE: Used, but in overall excellent condition (see pictures). This hanging plate does not appear to have any crazing, chips, cracks, or repairs that I can see or feel (see pictures). Since these are vintage pieces, they do come with natural imperfections that add to their character. Does not come with any original boxes, packaging, or any related paperwork. Will be packed carefully and insured for safe shipping. See detailed (zoom-able) pictures to know what you are purchasing.
Short Background on the Company:
The Royal Sphinx Delfts Holland pottery company has a rich history dating back to the early 18th century. They are renowned for their production of high-quality Delftware, characterized by the iconic blue and white hand-painted designs. Delftware gained popularity as a cheaper alternative to Chinese porcelain and was widely exported to Europe and beyond.
Royal Sphinx is known for its commitment to craftsmanship and tradition. They often depict scenes of Dutch life and folklore on their ceramics, making each piece a work of art that captures the essence of Dutch culture. Collectors value Royal Sphinx Delfts Holland pieces for their beauty and historical significance. Over the years, these items have become sought-after collectibles, appreciated for their exquisite craftsmanship and timeless appeal. This wall plate, with its romantic carriage scene, is a wonderful representation of their artistic legacy.