Plates of the Twelve Months
Made by De Porceleyne Byl (The Porcelain Ax), Delft, 1657 - 1803. Under Justus Brouwer, active at De Porceleyne Byl (The Porcelain Ax) 1739 - 1775.
This plate belongs to a series of twelve that shows the passing of the seasons; each plate represents a month of the year. Such pieces, which are without foot rims on the bottom, are called pannekoeken bordjes, or pancake plates.