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Dutch Tile (Tegel) - Ridderzaal - Den Haag

From the Collection of Dutch Australian Heritage Centre Victoria 60 Rosstown Road Carnegie Victoria

Description
Ceramic tile in the Delft blue.
Size
15cm x 15xm x 0.3cm
Object Registration
3760
Keywords
tourism, tile
Historical information
Tourism industry highlighting cultural aspect of the Netherlands - Dutch tiles.
Significance
Promotes tourism to the Netherlands.
Inscriptions & Markings
Front - Representation of the Ridderzaal (Hall of Knights - Seat of the Dutch Parliament) in The Hague. In top left corner - Dutch Coat of Arms. In top right corner - Coat of Arms of The Hague.

Back - Metal Triangular hook for hanging. Industrial production marks. Along the bottom - English description of the subject of the tile plus Tourist slogan (THE HAGUE - A New Destination for travel to Holland) and contact information. Bottom right corner - manufacturer logo and name (b.v. plateelbakkerij - located in Schoonhoven, Holland)
Last updated
16 Sep 2014 at 11:57AM