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Handmade leather ID case made for a Jewish work leader

Object | Accession Number: 1996.107.3

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    Handmade leather ID case made for a Jewish work leader

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Hand-made case for an I.D. card which was presented as a gift to a Jewish work group leader from the Łódź ghetto.
    Date
    received:  1941 September 17
    Geography
    creation: Litzmannstadt-Getto (Łódź, Poland); Łódź (Poland)
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Bert and Irene Fleming

    Physical Details

    Language
    German
    Classification
    Dress Accessories
    Object Type
    Wallets (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    brown leather case; recto: upper left corner of cover bears metal plaque with inscription, "Unserem teuren Leiter/die/'Arbeits-Einsatz Abteilung'/Litzmannstadt Getto, d.17.IX.41."; upper center, metal Star of David attached to cover; lower right corner, metal initials, "BF", attached to cover
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 5.200 inches (13.208 cm) | Width: 3.500 inches (8.89 cm) | Depth: 0.240 inches (0.61 cm)
    Materials
    overall : leather, metal, plastic, cloth
    Inscription
    engraved, "September 17, 1941"

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The container was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1996 by Bernard Fleming.
    Record last modified:
    2022-09-19 11:45:09
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