Embroidered curtain remnant from a Jewish Polish home
Furnishings and Furniture
- Object Type
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Genia Reznic
Remnant of a hand embroidered curtain from the home of Rivka Ribak's family in Warsaw, Poland.
Record last modified: 2022-07-28 18:16:24
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Also in Rivka Ribak collection
The collection consists of a fragment of embroidered curtain and a scarf relating to the experiences of Rivka Ribak during the Holocaust in the Warsaw ghetto in German occupied Poland.
Date: approximately 1942
Chiffon scarf used as a veil in a wartime Polish Jewish wedding
Chiffon scarf saved by Rivka Ribak that was used in Warsaw Ghetto as a veil by her sister Stella for her wedding on May 5, 1942.