• Star of David badge belonging to Renia Perel
    Photographed by Katie Powell in July 2019

Star of David badge belonging to Renia Perel

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of CreationUnknown
GenreClothing, Jewellery & Textiles
Nazism & Propaganda
Identity, Migration & Travel
Object ID2019.059.001
Place of CreationUnknown
DescriptionA rectangular yellow cloth badge with printed 6-pointed Star of David. The star outline is formed from 2 overlapping, dyed triangles and has a J. in the centre.
Materials/Techniquescloth, dye, ink
Measurements10.5 cm x 8.4 cm
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre in 2019 by Carmen S. Thériault, Trustee of the Renia Perel Trust.

Badge was collected by Holocaust survivor Renia Perel. Authenticity of textile piece has not been determined.
ClassificationStars of David, badges
Legal Statuspermanent collection