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Tile fragment

Object | Accession Number: 2017.211.1

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    Tile fragment

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Tile fragment with a partial image of a Star of David found by Valerie Wilpon on March 26, 2017, in the area of Warsaw where the Jewish ghetto was established in German occupied Poland during World War II.
    Date
    found:  2017 March 26
    Geography
    found: Warsaw (Poland)
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Valerie Goldman Wilpon

    Physical Details

    Classification
    Decorative Arts
    Category
    Ceramics
    Object Type
    Ceramic tiles (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    Rectangular fragment of a terracota color tile with a partial Star of David on one side.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 2.750 inches (6.985 cm) | Width: 4.125 inches (10.477 cm) | Depth: 0.625 inches (1.588 cm)
    Materials
    overall : clay, paint

    Rights & Restrictions

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

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The tile fragment was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2017 by Valerie Goldman Wilpon.
    Record last modified:
    2024-01-17 07:40:30
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