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Dish: Saint Nicholas Society

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