St. Nicholas, 1810

Ornament

Don Warning, designer
Memories of Santa
Christmas Reproductions, Inc.

USA, made in China
1999
Earthenware
5 1/4 inches
From Alexander Anderson’s wood engraving for the New York Historical Society’s Dececember 10, 1810, Festival of St Nicholas; the first known American portrait, holding money purse and birch rod; the dog represents fidelity, the beehive, industry