Dish: Saint Nicholas Society

Title:
Dish: Saint Nicholas Society
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 18.4 cm )
Description: 
Molded pearlware dish with hand painted decoration in blue, brown, orange, and gold composed of the crest of the Saint Nicholas Society in the center and surrounded by a border of leaves and words and a gold band; foot rim has two pierced holes for wall hangings.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Saint Nicholas Society
Object Number: 
1936.625
Marks: 
painted: on obverse: "SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY/DECEMBER 1936" painted: on reverse: " ROYAL/GOEDEWAAGEN/GOUDA/MADE IN HOLLAND'
Gallery Label: 
According to the donor, this dish is a souvenir of the 102nd dinner of the Saint Nicholas Society, held on December 7, 1936 at the Plaza Hotel.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group