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Handkerchief

Object | Accession Number: 2002.523.2

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    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Handkerchief embroidered as a gift for Mira Taube by friend Rosia Surzher in DP camp Zeilsheim, on occasion of Mira's birthday.
    Date
    received:  1946
    Geography
    received: Zeilsheim (Displaced persons camp); Zeilsheim (Frankfurt am Main, Germany)
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Mira Stillman
    Contributor
    Subject: Mira Stillman

    Physical Details

    Classification
    Dress Accessories
    Category
    Handkerchiefs
    Object Type
    Handkerchiefs (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    Off-white textile with light blue and orange border and embroidered flower heart with the initials "MT."
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 8.250 inches (20.955 cm) | Width: 8.750 inches (22.225 cm)

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The handkerchief was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2002 by Mira Taube Stillman.
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 18:28:40
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