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Hand-made tobacco pouch from Dachau concentration camp

Object | Accession Number: 1996.59.14

Hand-made tobacco pouch containing 13 coins found by Jacob Rutstein in a former SS barracks at Dachau concentration camp while they were being cleaned for conversion into hospital wards.

Date
found:  1945 May
Geography
found: Dachau (Concentration camp); Dachau (Germany)
Classification
Containers
Category
Bags
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Jacob "Jack" Rutstein
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-30 09:23:10
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