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Inscribed marble tympanum from the former synagogue of Vrable, Slovakia

Object | Accession Number: 1993.66.1

Ornamental stone from above the entrance to the 1872 synagogue of Vrable, Slovakia, inscribed with Psalm 118, verse 19. The Jews of Vrable were deported to Auschwitz in 1944 by Hungarian forces allied with Nazi Germany. The abandoned synagogue deteriorated and was demolished in the 1970s by the communist government of Czechoslovakia.

Date
1872  (creation)
1993 April 22  (commemoration)
Geography
use : Vrable synagogue; Vrable (Slovakia)
Language
Hebrew
Classification
Architectural Elements
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Michal Kovác, President of the Slovak Republic
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:24:27
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