1928 Ceremonial Synagogue Key from Congregation Chai Odom (Schenectady, NY)


Heavy metal key that is believed to have been used to commemorate the dedication of a new synagogue building in 1928; Congregation Chai Odom no longer exists. The head of the key is inscribed  "Congregation Chai Odom, 1928" with Star of David and the word "Zion" in Hebrew letters. 

Identifer: CJF.2009.001.116


Items on Display; Ritual and Decorative Objects

University of Cincinnati Hillel Collection

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