Saint Nicholas Society 300th Anniversary Dinner Plaquette

Object Number: 
2008.42.328
Date: 
1909
Medium: 
Bronze
Dimensions: 
Overall: 76.8 x 55 x 2.2mm (3 x 2 3/16 x 1/16 in.)
Marks: 
Bottom right "BEACH".
Description: 
Bronze struck uniface plaquette with inscription at center with sailing ship above and a steamboat below: "ANNIVERSARY. DINNER/ SAINT.NICHOLAS.SOCIETY/OF THE CITY OF NEW YORK/DEC. 6. 1909"; seals of New York at upper left and right corners; below are dates: "1609", at left, and "1807", at right. Two remnants of hanger or mount on reverse.
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Naval History Society, 1925
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group