0 Item

You have no items in your shopping cart.

We deliver your tiles all around the world World Wide Shipping

The largest collection of antique Delft tiles


Shop By
  1. Polychrome
  2. Blue
  3. Manganese
  1. 17th century
  2. 18th century
  3. 19th century
  1. $0.00 - $199.99
  2. $200.00 - $399.99
  3. $400.00 and above
Recently Viewed Products
  1. Antique Dutch Delft tile in blue with a man drinking from a bottle of wine, 17th century
  2. Antique Dutch Delft tile mural with a bird cage and a yellow canary, 18th century

    Bird cage, 18th century

    Price on Request
  3. Antique Dutch tile with Cupid sitting and lifting a torch, 17th century
  4. Antique Dutch Delft ornamental wall tiles in blue with Rose Feathers, 18th century
  5. Antique Dutch tile mural depicting a 'keeshond' or 'barge dog

    Barge dog, c. 1850

    Price on Request

30 Item(s)

30 Item(s)

Birds on Delft wall tiles

Birds and insects on Dutch Delft tiles

Maybe the polychrome 17th century Delft tiles depicting birds or insects are among the most desired type for collectors. Parrots, , butterflies, dragonflies, pigeons, sparrows, the peewit and even peacocks can be found on these characteristic tiles. They were painted in the most beautiful colors, in flight or while resting on a branch or flower. In very rare occassions birds are portrayed on nails, the so called 'spijkertegels'. By many collectors these type of tiles are considered to be the holy grail of Delft tiles with birds.

If you have any questions about Delft tiles depicting birds and insects or if you are looking for a specific kind of bird or insect, please do not hesitate to get in touch. Click here to visit our contact page. Make sure to check out our wall tiles and tile murals with birds and other type of animals as well.

Birds and insects on Delft wall tiles

This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse this site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here.