Three-headed elephant sterling silver matchbox
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Also in Zofia Dymant collection
Consists of documents and objects relating to Jakob Dymant (donor's husband) and his experiences while traveling and working in Lithuania, India and Japan. The collection consists of one decorative Polish seal, one match case, two cigarette cases, one suitcase, two souvenir stamp books, one dictironary, and thirteen documents. Includes a transit visa endorsed and issued by Jan Zwartendijk and Sugihara Chiune in Kaunas (Kovno), Lithuania.
The seal was purchased from Polish sailors as a souvenir in Bombay, India.
The cigarette case was purchased by Jakob Dymant while in Japan.
Cigarette case with filigreed design of an airplane and a British flag bought as a souvenir in India by a Jewish refugee
The cigarette case was brought from India to the United States by Jakob Dymant as a souvenir.
Suitcase was carried by Jakob Dymant.
Archival collection consisting of 13 documents relating to Jakob Dymant (Donor's husband) and his experiences while traveling and working in Lithuania, India and Japan. Includes a Polish passport with an attached Polish certificate holding visa stamped by the Japanese consul in Kaunas, Chiune Sugihara.
German-English dictionary purchased by Jakob Dymant in Rangoon to help him learn English.