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Tin spoon made by a concentration camp inmate

Object | Accession Number: 1990.65.2

Small tin spoon made by Jan Wachtel while he was a prisoner in Auschwitz concentration camp.

Date
approximately 1943 November-1945 May  (use)
Geography
creation : Auschwitz (Concentration camp); Oswiecim (Poland)
use : Mauthausen (Concentration Camp); Mauthausen (Austria)
use : Gusen (Concentration camp); Gusen (Austria)
Classification
Household Utensils
Category
Flatware
Object Type
Spoons (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Beverly Kagan Wachtel, in memory of John Wachtel
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Record last modified: 2018-10-31 17:01:49
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