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Bust of an unpleasant looking Jewish man picking his nose

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.38

Small painted ceramic figurine of an anti-somitic caricature of a Jewish man with stereotypical features: curly hair, hooded eyes, and large nose and llips picking his nose. This bust is one of the more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials.

Date
approximately 1820  (creation)
Classification
Decorative Arts
Category
Ceramics
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:08:41
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