Biscuit tin by Verkade with a Delft blue appearance
Biscuit tin by Verkade with a Delft blue appearance.
- Manufacturer: Koninklijke Verkade N.V. Zaandam
Rectangular vintage tin from Verkade with a Delft blue look. This tin is equipped with a loose retrofit lid. The color of this tin is white with blue and the decoration on the lid consists of a farm landscape with a mill. The corners are decorated with stylized flowers. The name Verkade appears on both the lid and on all sides of the can.
The sides of the can are decorated with sketches of houses, bridges, sailing ship, windmills and farmland. Again stylized flowers and decorations that are reminiscent of Delft Blue.
This tin is in a good vintage condition with normal traces of use and age-related traces of wear.
- Height: 6 cm.
- Length: 21 cm.
- Width: 13.5 cm.
Verkade, a genuine dutch brand.
Verkade was founded on May 2, 1886. Then Ericus Gerhardus Verkade opened his Steam, Bread and Rusk factory "De Ruyter". The name "De Ruyter" was chosen with a bow to the past; the first flour mill of West Zaandam carried that name. The products of the first hour were; bread, rusk, honey gingerbread and biscuits, later on the also produced tea candles. "De Ruyter" is now still recognizable in the logo of the Verkade brand. In the course of time Verkade switched to making cookies and chocolate.
In 1950 Verkade received the predicate Royal.
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Country of origin
The Netherlands - Holland
Kind of object
Tin - biscuits - Verkade - Delft blue
White - blue
Koninklijke Verkade Fabrieken B.V. Zaandam-Holland
Tin - metal
Loose lid - Brand name embossed in bottom
Good vintage condition
Parcel post with track & trace