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Small candle found at Dachau concentration camp after the war by a US soldier

Object | Accession Number: 1990.150.3

Small tea light candle found by Marvyn Glyder, a US soldier, near the site of the crematoria at the former Dachau concentration camp, circa 1950. Glyder's Army unit was stationed near Dachau, Germany, in the postwar period.

Date
found:  approximately 1950
Geography
found: Dachau (Concentration camp); Dachau (Germany)
Classification
Furnishings and Furniture
Category
Lighting devices
Object Type
Candles (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Marvin Glyder
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:07:49
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