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Monogrammed bag for storing a prayer shawl saved by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 1993.22.1

Brown tallit bag monogrammed JA brought by Julius Ackermann when he emigrated from Germany to the United States in 1938. It originally belonged to his grandfather or his great-grandfather.

Date
1938  (emigration)
Geography
received : Hermeskeil (Germany)
Classification
Jewish Art and Symbolism
Object Type
Tallith bags (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Gusti Ackermann
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:21:55
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