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Winterhilfswerk Des Deutschen Volkes pin

Object | Accession Number: 2005.367.19

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    Winterhilfswerk Des Deutschen Volkes pin

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Pin of the Winterhilfswerk Des Deutschen Volkes, a public charity fundraising organization established in Germany by the Nazi Party in 1933. In addition to fundraising, the organization was used by the Nazi regime to promote Volksgemeinshaft, a sense of of community among the German people.
    Date
    issue:  1933 November
    Geography
    manufacture: Germany
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the University of Mary Washington Galleries
    Markings
    front, center, raised : WHW 11-33
    Contributor
    Distributor: Winterhilfswerk Des Deutschen Volkes

    Physical Details

    Classification
    Identifying Artifacts
    Category
    Badges
    Object Type
    Lapel pins (aat)
    Physical Description
    Ceramic, white pin in the form of two oak leaves on a stem with two acorns at the basse. Raised text at center. Back has pin clasp attached by a plate impressed into the ceramic.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 1.625 inches (4.128 cm) | Width: 0.750 inches (1.905 cm) | Depth: 0.375 inches (0.953 cm)
    Materials
    overall : ceramic, metal

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Keywords & Subjects

    Geographic Name
    Germany

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The pin was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2005 by the University of Mary Washington Galleries.
    Record last modified:
    2024-02-21 07:11:15
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