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Elizabeth Lusthaus Strassburger collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of a silver purse with coin purse related to the experiences of Elizabeth Lusthaus as a hidden child in Poland during the Holocaust.
Provenance
The collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2007 by Elizabeth Lusthaus Strassburger.
Date
1941
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Silver purse with an engraved butterfly and a chain strap used by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2007.42.1

Geography
received: Tarnow ghetto; Tarnow (Wojewodztwo Malopolskie, Poland)
use: in hiding; Milanowek (Poland)
creation: Germany
Date
received:  1941
creation:  approximately 1920
Silver purse with an engraved butterfly and a chain strap used by a hidden child

Silver mesh coin purse used by a hidden child

Object | Accession Number: 2007.42.2

Geography
received: Tarnow ghetto; Tarnow (Wojewodztwo Malopolskie, Poland)
use: in hiding; Milanowek (Poland)
creation: Germany
Date
received:  1941
creation:  approximately 1920
Silver mesh coin purse used by a hidden child
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-04 14:26:14
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