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Jewish police badge from Sosnowiec, Poland

Object | Accession Number: 1992.58.1

Badge; Jewish Police from Sosnowiec, brass hexagonal plate, painted blue around the edges, in the middle engraved Star of David, and "Alt Sosn" with letters, "O,R,S," on the arms of the star, engravings painted blue; around the edge etched, in German, "Ordnungsdienst," and in Polish, "Sluzba Porzadkowa"(Order Police).

Geography
issue: Sosnowiec (Województwo Śląskie, Poland)
Language
German
Polish
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Badges
Object Type
Badges (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Joram Kagan
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-30 09:26:07
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