A DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE The articulated pendant, designed as a series of three old European-cut diamond geometric links, suspended from a fancy-link chain, joined by a old European-cut diamond marquise-shaped clasp, mounted in platinum, circa 1925, 16 ins.
Antique Book The Legend of the Wandering Jew Illustrated by Gustave Dore
Antique book, year unknown. This illustrates how 19th & early 20th century society viewed folks of non-Christian religions, seeing them as alien, abnormal, sub-human, & even malignant, like how we today see trolls & ogres.
Edmund Veesenmayer was a top Nazi who played an important role in the persecution and murder of Croatian and Serbian Jews. On March 19, 1944 he became Reich plenipotentiary in Hungary after the German occupation. After the war he was sentenced to 20 years but he was released in Dec 1951. It was estimated that he served exactly 6 minutes for each murder that he was responsible for. Veesenmayer died of heart failure in 1977.