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Castle-shaped Havdalah spice box (besamim) owned by a Lithuanian Jewish refugee in the Shanghai Ghetto

Object | Accession Number: 2017.513.5

Castle-shaped spice box for Havdalah carried by Sarah Kupinski Cohen's family from Poland through Siberia, Japan, and China and then to Canada where the family eventually immigrated after they originally fled Vilna, Lithuania and Naziism.

Jewish Art and Symbolism
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lynda Cohen
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:09:43
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