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Set of tefillin with covers and a velvet pouch used by a Polish Jewish survivor

Object | Accession Number: 2016.280.1 a-f

Tefillin in a post period velvet pouch which belonged to Max Zuckerman, a native of Ostrowiec Kielecki, Poland. His parents Chaim Wolf and Dwojra Cukerman, his brothers Berish and Pinchas and his sister Sara were murdered during the Holocaust. Max's sister Mala Kazman and her two daughters, Dina and Malka, survived, but her husband Nachman and their sons Israel and Yankel Kazman were murdered.

Jewish Art and Symbolism
Object Type
Tefillin (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Barbara Zuckerman Cooper in memory of her father Max Zuckerman
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Record last modified: 2018-02-21 16:19:54
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