Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Hanukiyah

Object | Accession Number: 2015.338.2

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Hanukiyah

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Hanukiyah or Hanukkah menorah recovered by Betty Ross after the war. It originally belonged to her brother Albert Levi who gave to someone for safe keeping during the war. It was returned to his sister Betty after Albert did not return. Betty and her daughter Lora left Germany for the United States in December 1940, where they joined their husband and father Hans Jonassohn.
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lora Ross

    Physical Details

    Classification
    Jewish Art and Symbolism
    Object Type
    Menorah (lcsh)
    Extent
    1 folder
    Physical Description
    Black metal (iron?) menorah decorated with a Star of David
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 7.500 inches (19.05 cm) | Width: 16.500 inches (41.91 cm) | Depth: 3.250 inches (8.255 cm)
    Materials
    overall : metal

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The hanukiyah was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2015 by Lora Ross, the daughter of Betti Ross and the niece of Albert Levi.
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 20:13:40
    This page:
    https:​/​/collections.ushmm.org​/search​/catalog​/irn527004

    Download & Licensing

    In-Person Research

    Contact Us