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Nazi swastika armband

Object | Accession Number: 2002.528.5

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    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    The armband was found by Oscar Schwartz while in Germany with the Jewish Brigade.
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Miriam Schwartz

    Physical Details

    Language
    German
    Classification
    Identifying Artifacts
    Category
    Armbands
    Object Type
    Armbands (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    Armband made from red textile with a black swastika inside a white circle in the center.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 4.000 inches (10.16 cm) | Width: 7.500 inches (19.05 cm)
    Materials
    overall : cloth, thread

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The armband was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2002 by Miriam Schwarz, the wife of Oscar Schwartz.
    Record last modified:
    2023-08-30 16:26:56
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