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Hedwig Kudesch and Robert Briscoe collection

Collection
Collection Summary
The collection consists of two gold King Christian X commemorative pins produced in Denmark and worn as symbols of patriotism during the occupation by Nazi Germany from 1940-1945.
Provenance
This collection was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2018 by Jordan, Lorraine, and Rachel Cherrick in memory of Hedwig Kudesch and Robert Briscoe.
Date
after 1940 August 21-1945
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Kingmark gold, red, and white enamel pin with chains on a pinbar commemorating the 70th birthday in 1940 of King Christian X of Denmark

Object | Accession Number: 2018.497.1

Geography
creation: Copenhagen (Denmark)
Date
commemoration:  1945 September 26
Kingmark gold, red, and white enamel pin with chains on a pinbar commemorating the 70th birthday in 1940 of King Christian X of Denmark

Kingmark gold, red, and white enamel pin on a buttonhole back commemorating the 70th birthday in 1940 of King Christian X of Denmark

Object | Accession Number: 2018.497.2

Geography
creation: Copenhagen (Denmark)
Date
commemoration:  1945 September 26
Kingmark gold, red, and white enamel pin on a buttonhole back commemorating the 70th birthday in 1940 of King Christian X of Denmark
 
Record last modified: 2019-12-05 21:26:16
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