Dish: Saint Nicholas Society

Object Number: 
1939.530
Date: 
1936
Medium: 
Earthenware
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 18.4 cm )
Marks: 
printed: on obverse: "SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY, DECEMBER 7, 1936" printed: 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 hanging.
Gallery Label: 
This dish was a souvenir of the 102nd Annual Dinner of the Saint Nicholas Society, held on December 7, 1936 at the Plaza Hotel.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Arthur D. Benson
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group