• 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. Authenticity of textile piece has not been determined.
Materials/Techniquescloth, dye, ink
Measurements10.5 cm x 8.4 cm
ProvenanceBadge was owned by Holocaust survivor Renia Perel and donated to the VHEC in 2019 by Carmen S. Thériault, Trustee of the Renia Perel Trust.
ClassificationStars of David, badges
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of the Renia Perel Trust