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Fragment from a Torah mantle destroyed during Kristallnacht

Object | Accession Number: 2015.204.2

Salvaged fragment of a burned Torah mantle cut and preserved by Julius Simon on November 10, 1938, during Kristallnacht in Karlsruhe, Germany. Julius Simon and his family escaped to New York in 1939.

Date
1938 November 10  (found)
Geography
found : Karlsruhe (Germany)
Classification
Jewish Art and Symbolism
Object Type
Torah mantles (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Lore Deutsch
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:27:36
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