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Cigar lighter

Object | Accession Number: 2002.83.2

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    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    The cigar/cigarette lighter was made by Soviet aircraft workers and acquired by Alexander Schenker while he was at a Soviet labor camp in Dushanbe (Stalinabad),Tajikistan, during World War II.
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Alexander M. Schenker

    Physical Details

    Object Type
    Cigar lighters (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    The cigar/cigarette lighter is square with a rounded, indented end and a striker at the other end.
    Materials
    overall : metal

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Keywords & Subjects

    Personal Name
    Schenker, Alexander M.

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The cigar lighter was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2002 by Alexander Schenker.
    Record last modified:
    2023-09-01 09:57:05
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