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Belgian Plate

F. De Valeriola1900/1920

The President Woodrow Wilson House

The President Woodrow Wilson House

One of a set of 18 circular Belgian plates. This plate depicts a street view in Anvers (Antwerp) with the Cathedral of Our Lady in Anvers in background, with a blue and gold decorated border. At 403 ft, the Cathedral of Our Lady is the highest cathedral in the Low Countries. The plate was presented to President Wilson by the King and Queen of Belgium at the White House, October 30, 1919.

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  • Title: Belgian Plate
  • Creator: F. De Valeriola
  • Date Created: 1900/1920
  • Location: The President Woodrow Wilson House, Butler's Pantry
  • Medium: Made of Porcelain and gold leaf in Brussels, Belgium.

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