St Nicholas giving gifts to children 1958 - St Nicholas - sv Miklavž giving gifts to Slovenian children 1958
From the Collection of Slovenian Association Melbourne 82 Ingrams Road Research Victoria
- St Nicholas giving gifts to Slovenian children in a hall, accompanied by angels and devils, much feared by children.
The St Nicholas was Mr
- 15 x 19.3 cm
- st nicholas, sv miklavž, slovenian custom, slovenian tradition
- St Nicholas is an old Christian tradition all over the world and Slovenians are very diligently keeping the tradition. The children were given presents, lollies and oranges, sometimes toys as well.
- Dragica Gomizel (member of Slovenian Association Australia)
- Handmade outfit for St Nicholas still in use today
- St Nicholas dressed in a home made outfit made by Dragica Gomizel in late 1950s.
- 3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM