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Object ID

2015.2.148

Object Name

Stamp, Postage

Date

1949

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Description

Front: Blue photograph of a buildling with German text beneath.

Interior 1: Gold page with four stamps, two brown, and two blue.

Interior 2: White page with gold writing and Star of David.

Interior 3: Blue page with white writing and menorah.

Back: Gold page with six stamps: two blue, two red, two green.

Information Provided by Michael D. Bulmash:

Jewish Community of Berlin ("Jüdische Gemeinde Zu Berlin") Restoration Fund Stamps ("Spenden Marke"), 1940. A set of 10 different denominated stamps depicting synaogues destroyed during Kristallnacht (November 1938), issued by the Jewish Community to raise funds for their restoration.

Dimensions

6 x 8 1/4"

Keywords

Stamps, Synagogue, Star of David, Menorah, Jewish Community of Berlin, Restoration Fund, Stamps, Kristallnacht

Jewish Community of Berlin Restoration Fund Stamps

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