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Knife with US engraving issued at postwar dp camp

Object | Accession Number: 1990.97.31

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    Knife with US engraving issued at postwar dp camp

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Knife, molded with "U.S." on the handle, was issued at the displaced persons camp in Emden, Germany
    Date
    approximately 1946
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Esther Flam

    Physical Details

    Classification
    Household Utensils
    Category
    Flatware
    Object Type
    Table knives (aat)
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 7.250 inches (18.415 cm) | Width: 0.886 inches (2.25 cm) | Depth: 0.250 inches (0.635 cm)
    Materials
    overall : metal
    Inscription
    "U.S."

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Keywords & Subjects

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The knife was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1990 by Esther Flam.
    Record last modified:
    2022-10-07 11:10:34
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