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Washington Irving (1783-1859)

Object Number: 
December 6, 1907
Copper brown patinated bronze
Overall: 7 1/8 x 7 1/16 x 3/4 x 7 in. ( 18.1 x 17.9 x 1.9 x 17.8 cm )
inscriptions: Center left: "EKB" inscribed: below hanging ring on back: "ST. NICHOLAS SOCIETY/DECEMBER 6 1907." inscribed: base of back: "HBF"
Bas-relief portrait: Full face and proper right hand with seal to proper right and weathervane to proper right of image.
Credit Line: 
Gift from an unidentified source
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group