Star of David badge from the Netherlands

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation1942—1945
GenreNazism & Propaganda, Identity, Migration & Travel
Object ID1996.032.004
Place of CreationNetherlands
DescriptionStar of David badge made from yellow cloth with printed black text in centre. Edges around the outline of the star have been roughly cut. 
Measurements12 cm x 11.5 cm
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 1996 by Reva Malkin from the estate of her father, Sol Malkin. He collected the item while serving as a soldier in the Canadian Army in Europe during the Second World War. 
ClassificationStars of David, badges
Legal Statuspermanent collection
NoteItem was hand stitched to a piece of white cotton along the dotted cut guide marks and removed for the purpose of exhibition in 2016.