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Ornament of the Ten Commandments tablets supported by two lions

Object | Accession Number: 2013.475.2

Pressed metal coat of arms style plaque of the 10 Commandments found with the papers of Cacilia and Stefanie Klarfeld. The use and owner of the plaque are unknown. The tablets have the 10 Commandments embossed in Hebrew and are flanked by the rampant Lion of Judah. Cacilia Klarfeld was imprisoned in Theresienstadt concentration camp in German occupied Czechoslovakia from 1943 until the camps liberation in May 1945.

Language
Hebrew
Classification
Jewish Art and Symbolism
Category
Religious medals
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Ingo Zechner
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Record last modified: 2018-10-24 14:06:34
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