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Burgundy velvet shofar cover with a floral border and tassels saved by a German Jewish refugee

Object | Accession Number: 1993.22.2.2

Burgundy velvet shofar cover brought with Gusti Mayer when she and her thirteen year old brother, August, emigrated in June 1937 from Hermeskeil, Germany, to the United States in June 1937.

Date
1938  (emigration)
Geography
received : Hermeskeil (Germany)
Classification
Jewish Art and Symbolism
Object Type
Shofar covers (ushmm)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Gusti Ackermann
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:07:12
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