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Handmade since 1653

The craftsmanship of Royal Delft

The craftsmanship of Royal Delft

Handmade since 1653

Royal Delft is the only Delft manufacturer of Delft Blue since the 17th century.
To this day Royal Delft uses the same method of producing which nowadays is the international standard of Delft Blue.

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28 November - 15 March

Schiffmacher Royal Blue Tattoo

Ink connects. Layered, deeply rooted and a respectful ode to Delft Blue and the art of tattooing. A unique collaboration between two traditional crafts from the old world. Brought here overseas from the east. Rich with culture, tradition and symbolism. Art forms that are applied manually once. With a needle on the skin or with a brush on earthenware: Schiffmacher Royal Blue Tattoo.

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Royal Delft

Royal Delft Experience

Visit the Royal Delft Experience

Royal Delft is the last remaining earthenware factory from the 17th century. Here the renowned Delft Blue is still entirely hand painted according to centuries-old tradition. At the Royal Delft Experience you will discover the complete history and production process of Royal Delftware. Here, you can feel our painters’ passion during a painting demonstration, admire our Delftware museum collection and wander through the factory where craftsmen are busy producing the products.

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