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Peach foundation slip brought to Palestine from prewar Poland

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Peach slip owned by Ella Brecher Lieberman when she emigrated with her husband and 9 year old daughter, Hanna, from Stanislawow, Poland (Sasiv, Ukraine), to Palestine in 1939.

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  • Title: Peach foundation slip brought to Palestine from prewar Poland
  • Location: Palestine--Emigration and immigration. Poland--Emigration and immigration.
  • Provenance: The slip was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2009 by Hanna Levi, the daughter of Elle Brecher Lieberman.
  • Subject Keywords: Jewish families--Poland. Jews--Poland--History--20th century.
  • Type: Clothing and Dress
  • Rights: Permanent Collection
  • External Link: See the full record at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
  • Medium: Straight, peach, foundation slip with non-adjustable ribbon straps. The front neckline has an openwork design, with an embroidered floral garland and 7 embroidered roses below. A fagoted seam circles the top of the slip. There is horizontal darting at the bust. At the left side, below the waist in the seam, is a cross symbol, drawn in ink.

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