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Dish: Saint Nicholas Society

Object Number: 
1936.625
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 18.4 cm )
Marks: 
painted: on obverse: "SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY/DECEMBER 1936" painted: on reverse: " ROYAL/GOEDEWAAGEN/GOUDA/MADE IN HOLLAND'
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.
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.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Saint Nicholas Society
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group