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JHC-R0088b

Pins; silver collar insignia, Jewish chaplain, U.S. Army

Silver (Metal)

United States

1939-1945

Full Record: x-jhc-r3117/JHC-R3117

JHC-R3117

Cups for Kiddush (2); 2.5", sterling silver, floral and leaf designs

Silver (Metal)

Sabbath; Kiddush

1920-1970

Full Record: x-jhc-r3285/JHC-R3285

JHC-R3285

Afikomen bag, "Exodus"; synthetic/cotton blend fabric shaped like envelope, 10.5" x 7.5", image of crowd in Ethiopian village on one side and departing a plane is Israel on the other, handmade by Ethiopian artisans

Afikomen bags

Textile Fibers, Synthetic; Cotton (Fiber)

Passover; Seder

Ethiopia

1995-2003

Full Record: x-jhc-r3287/JHC-R3287

JHC-R3287

Afikomen bag; satin, 9" x 7", image of family at Seder printed on front

Afikomen bags

Satin

Passover; Seder

1950-1980

Full Record: x-jhc-r2025/JHC-R2025

JHC-R2025

Amulet; silver, hand-pounded and engraved, 3.25" diameter, shaped like a Star of David with an animal and a bird in the center

Amulets

Silver (Metal)

1850-1950

Full Record: x-jhc-r2026/JHC-R2026

JHC-R2026

Amulet; silver, hand-pounded and engraved, 1.5" square with Hebrew text

Amulets

Silver (Metal)

1850-1950

Full Record: x-jhc-r2050/JHC-R2050

JHC-R2050

Necklace; amulet on a chain, Hebrew text

Amulets

Metal

1980-2000

Full Record: x-jhc-r2052/JHC-R2052

JHC-R2052

Amuletic case; Yemenite Silver, 2 x 1.5" with Hebrew inscription on back, stones/glass in red, green and blue on front, hanging decorations along bottom edge

Amulets

Silver (Metal); Glass (Material)

Yemen (Republic)

1801-1900

Full Record: x-jhc-r3300/JHC-R3300

JHC-R3300

Apron; cotton, 27" long, "Foods of the Hungarian Kitchen" in Hebrew, with recipe for goulash soup

Aprons

Cotton (Fiber)

1995-2005

Full Record: x-jhc-r3062b/JHC-R3062B

JHC-R3062b

Cloth with image of 3 flags, Israel, U.S., and Egypt, "Peace"

Art

Cloth

1978-1980

JHC-R2010

Ashtray; glass, 4.5" square, advertising M. Bloom (Kosher) & Son LTD, London

Ashtrays

Glass (Material)

Great Britain

1960-1990

Full Record: x-jhc-r2011/JHC-R2011

JHC-R2011

Ashtray; copper, 4.5" x 5", marked "John F. Kennedy Memorial", touristware

Ashtrays

Copper (Metal)

Israel

1966-1990

Full Record: x-jhc-r3148/JHC-R3148

JHC-R3148

Ashtray depicting a crematorium, made by a Holocaust survivor; hand-carved soapstone, made by one or more displaced persons in Cyprus, 1946; made in the Cyprus Detention Camp

Ashtrays

Soapstone (Metamorphic rock)

Cyprus

1946-1946

Full Record: x-jhc-r3203/JHC-R3203

JHC-R3203

Ashtray; Limoges porcelain with gold trim, 4" diameter, with a Yiddish saying "There will be revenge to the fleas as they'll burn up with the house".

Ashtrays

Porcelain; Gold (Metal)

France

1901-1960

Full Record: x-jhc-r3176/JHC-R3176

JHC-R3176

Desk set containing inkwell; hand-carved soapstone depicting a tent city (Cyprus Detention Camp) and marked in Hebrew "souvenir of Cyprus"; perhaps made by Jewish displaced prisoner artisans, Cyprus

Ashtrays; Inkwells

Soapstone (Metamorphic rock)

Cyprus

1946-1946

Full Record: x-jhc-r3208/JHC-R3208

JHC-R3208

Baby cup and spoon set; sterling silver footed cup, napkin ring with Hebrew word "Mazal" (Good luck), and baby spoon box; perhaps used for "Pidyon-Ha-ben" (Redemption of the first born) ceremony

Baby spoons

Silver (Metal)

Redemption of the first-born

1850-1970

Full Record: x-jhc-r3255/JHC-R3255

JHC-R3255

Badge; cloth, 3" diameter, with inscription "Magen David Adom in Israel"

Badges

Cloth

2000-2010

Full Record: x-jhc-r3062c/JHC-R3062C

JHC-R3062c

"Afikomen Loot Bag"; plastic, 7" x 9.5", with printed cartoon

Bags

Plastic (Organic material)

Passover; Seder

1990-2006

Full Record: x-jhc-r3170/JHC-R3170

JHC-R3170

Basin; sterling silver, with Hebrew inscriptions, used in ritual washing

Basins (Containers)

Silver (Metal)

Hand washing (Jewish rite)

1930-1970

Full Record: x-jhc-r3085/JHC-R3085

JHC-R3085

Basket with lid; woven; 6.5" diameter, 7" tall, made by Ethiopian artisans

Baskets

Plants

Ethiopia

1990-2003

Full Record: x-jhc-r0014/JHC-R0014

JHC-R0014

Belt buckle; Nazi military memorabilia

Belt buckles

Metal

Germany

1933-1945

Full Record: x-jhc-r3165/JHC-R3165

JHC-R3165

Bookends;2 pieces, brass, decorated with enamel work

Bookends

Brass (alloy)

Israel

1970-1990

JHC-R3165a

Bookend, brass decorated with enamel

Bookends

Brass (alloy)

Israel

1970-1990

JHC-R3165b

Bookend, brass decorated with enamel

Bookends

Brass (alloy)

Israel

1970-1990

JHC-R2002

Bookplates from the National Yiddish Book Center, unopened in original box

Bookplates

Paper (Fiber product)

United States

1980-2005

Full Record: x-jhc-r0001/JHC-R0001

JHC-R0001

Wine cork; marked with Star of David

Bottle corks

Cork (Bark)

1980-2000

Full Record: x-jhc-r0002/JHC-R0002

JHC-R0002

Wine cork; marked with Star of David

Bottle corks

Cork (Bark)

1980-2000

Full Record: x-jhc-r2018/JHC-R2018

JHC-R2018

Bottle opener; brass, 4.75" long, marked "Jerusalem" and "Israel", touristware

Bottle openers

Brass (Alloy); Enamel (Fused coating)

Israel

1970-1990

Full Record: x-jhc-r3197/JHC-R3197

JHC-R3197

Bottle for India ink with Star of David on label; glass with rubber top and tin stand, marked J. Karmanski, Kracow, 3.25" tall

Bottles

Glass (Material); Rubber; Tin (Metal)

Poland

1906-1906

Full Record: x-jhc-r3219/JHC-R3219

JHC-R3219

Bottle for kohl; brass bottle with stopper, 4" teall, Moroccan; perhaps used by a Jewish bride to apply eye shadow on her wedding day

Bottles

Brass (Alloy)

Weddings

Morocco

1901-1950

Full Record: x-jhc-r3191/JHC-R3191

JHC-R3191

Bowl; brass, with Hebrew inscription around top

Bowls (Tableware)

Brass (Alloy)

1950-1990

Full Record: x-jhc-r3072/JHC-R3072

JHC-R3072

Cloisonne Box; wood, 2.5" square, with the Hebrew word "life" on top

Boxes

Wood (Plant material)

1980-2000

JHC-R3075

Box with key to time capsule at ORT Hermelin College of Engineering, from dedication ceremony, Oct. 2000 (also includes a letter from Paul Borman about dedication, and photo of plaque at the school listing Morris and Beverly Baker Foundation as donors), 8.25" x 3.5"

Boxes

Wood (Plant material)

Israel

2000-2000

Full Record: x-jhc-r3076/JHC-R3076

JHC-R3076

Decorated wooden box; 6.5" x 5"

Boxes

Wood (Plant material)

Poland

1980-2000

Full Record: x-jhc-r3106/JHC-R3106

JHC-R3106

Box, small; metal, picture of 4 men around table on top

Boxes

Metal

1960-1990

Full Record: x-jhc-r3135/JHC-R3135

JHC-R3135

Amuletic Box with lid; pewter, long inscriptions in Hebrew, possibly meant to promote fertility

Boxes

Pewter (Tin alloy)

1880-1920

Full Record: x-jhc-r3212/JHC-R3212

JHC-R3212

Box; olive wood, 6.5 X 4", marked "Jerusalem" on front, images of people and camels on top

Boxes

Wood (Plant material)

Palestine

1930-1948

JHC-R3230

Wooden box; pink silk lining, oval 6" x 4", sides carved with scenes of Jerusalem and Hebrew text, stamp in Hebrew on bottom now illegible

Boxes

Wood (Plant material)

Israel

1960-1990

Full Record: x-jhc-r2021/JHC-R2021

JHC-R2021

Bumper sticker: "Nahalal Your Home in Israel", 8.5" long

Bumper stickers

Paper (Fiber product)

Israel

1980-2005

Full Record: x-jhc-r0044/JHC-R0044

JHC-R0044

Button "Bella for Senate;"

Campaign buttons

Metal; Plastic (Organic material)

United States

1976-1976

Full Record: x-jhc-r0046/JHC-R0046

JHC-R0046

Button "Abe Hirschfeld for U.S. Senate;" made in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Campaign buttons

Metal

United States

1974-1974

Full Record: x-jhc-r0050/JHC-R0050

JHC-R0050

Button "Mondale/Ferraro;" round; blue, white and red

Campaign buttons

Metal

United States

1984-1984

Full Record: x-jhc-r0051/JHC-R0051

JHC-R0051

Button "Abrams Attorney General;" round; white, orange and blue

Campaign buttons

Metal

1978-1978

Full Record: x-jhc-r0052/JHC-R0052

JHC-R0052

Button "Reagan;" English and Hebrew

Campaign buttons

Metal; Plastic (Organic material)

United States

1980-1984

Full Record: x-jhc-r0053/JHC-R0053

JHC-R0053

Button "Peace, Equality, McCarthy;"

Campaign buttons

Metal

1972-1972

Full Record: x-jhc-r0056/JHC-R0056

JHC-R0056

Button "Nixon"

Campaign buttons

Metal

United States

1968-1972

Full Record: x-jhc-r0059/JHC-R0059

JHC-R0059

Button "Gore/Lieberman 2000"

Campaign buttons

Metal; Plastic (Organic material)

United States

2000-2000

Full Record: x-jhc-r0060/JHC-R0060

JHC-R0060

Button "En Samuels se puede creer"

Campaign buttons

Metal

1960-1980

Full Record: x-jhc-r1018/JHC-R1018

JHC-R1018

Button: "Nixon" in Hebrew and English, made by Columbia Adv. Co., Richmond, NY

Campaign buttons

Metal; Plastic (Organic material)

United States

1968-1972

Full Record: x-jhc-r3094/JHC-R3094

JHC-R3094

Box of 44 Hanukkah candles, various colors, Maccabee brand

Candles

Wax

Hanukkah

Israel

1990-2005