Star of David badge from Belgium

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation1942
GenreIdentity, Migration & Travel;Nazism & Propaganda;Clothing, Jewellery & Textiles
Object ID1996.020.003
Place of CreationBelgium
DescriptionA rectangular Star of David badge. Star and letter J printed in black with outline embroidered in black thread. Hole at top of badge. 
Measurements12 x 8 cm
Method of ConstructionYellow cloth with printed Star of David has been sewn on another piece of white cloth
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre by Inge Manes. 
ClassificationStars of David, badges
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Inge Manes
NoteA Star of David badge worn by Inge Manes (nee Kollmann) as a child in Belgium.