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Wrist watch with cloth strap worn by Albanian rescuers

Object | Accession Number: 2016.281.3

Wrist watch worn by Isuf and Niqi Panariti during the war when they helped Mari and Eli Kuonne, and their daughter Frida, Greek Jews from Thessaloniki, escape illegally into Korce, Albania. The Kuonnes lived with Isuf and Niqi until Eli Kuonne joined the partisans. Mari and Frida then moved to a remote village to stay with Niqi's family. The Kuonnes returned to Greece after liberation. The Panaritis were recognized as Righteous Among the Nations by Yad Vashem in 2014.

use: Korce (Albania)
Object Type
Wrist watches (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Edmond Panariti
Record last modified: 2022-12-09 13:51:18
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