This antique Delft tile, dating from around 1640, depicts a stylized version of the orange or apple tree. Especially the orange was an exotic and special fruit during the 17th century. The apple is a symbol of fertility. We leave it to your interpretation which type of fruit it is. The tile is decorated with 'fleur-de-lis' corner motifs and was most likely made in the Dutch city of Gouda. It is in a good condition with a few covered up chips, mainly on the top right, lower right and lower left corner.
|Inventory number||ATS 2561|
|Size (approximately)||5.1" by 5.1" or 13 by 13 cm|
|Production area (city)||Gouda|
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