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Object Name: Dish: Saint Nicholas Society
Date: 1936
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Medium: Earthenware
Dimensions: Overall: 1 1/4 x 7 1/4 in. ( 3.2 x 18.4 cm )
Place made: Europe, 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.
Credit Line: Gift of Arthur D. Benson
Object Number: 1939.530
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Marks: printed: on obverse: "SAINT NICHOLAS SOCIETY, DECEMBER 7, 1936" printed: on reverse: "ROYAL GOEDEWAAGEN/GOUDA/MADE IN HOLLAND"

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This dish was a souvenir of the 102nd Annual Dinner of the Saint Nicholas Society, held on December 7, 1936 at the Plaza Hotel.