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Color print satirizing a Gentile wanting a circumcision to cure roundworm

Object | Accession Number: 2016.184.430

Satiric print of a Gentile family coming to a rabbi who is also mohel, a Jewish man who performs circumcisions, to request a circumcisions to cure trichininosis, an infection caused by roundworm. This object is one of more than 900 items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials.

Artwork Title
Un Moyen D'Eviter la Trichine
Date
approximately 1900  (publication/distribution)
Geography
publication : Paris (France)
Language
French
Classification
Art
Category
Prints
Object Type
Caricature (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the Katz Family
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:27:40
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