Loading

Belgian Plate

F. De Valeriola1900/1920

The President Woodrow Wilson House

The President Woodrow Wilson House

One of set of 18 circular Belgian plates. This plate depictis the town hall in Furnes (Veurne) with market scene in square. Has a blue and gold decorated border. During the Battle of the Yser in October 1914, the Town Hall became the headquarters for the Belgian troops under King Albert. Presented to President Wilson by the King and Queen of Belgium at the White House, October 30, 1919.

Show lessRead more

Details

  • 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.

Recommended

Translate with Google
Home
Explore
Nearby
Profile