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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
approximately 1950  (found)
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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