Date of Creationearly 20th century
GenreDaily Life & Household;Sports & Recreation
Place of CreationUnknown, used in Vienna, Austria
DescriptionJump rope with two wooden handles painted with red and blue geometric design. Fibrous twisted rope between the handles. Paint is worn and wood is scratched.
Materials/Techniquespainted wood and rope
Measurementshandles: 18 x 4 cm; rope: 8 mm thick
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2007 by Debby Freiman
The jump rope was owned by the donor's mother, Leonore Freiman, who left Vienna, Austria to escape persecution.
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Debby Freiman