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Search below to view digital records and find material that you can access at our library and at the Shapell Center. Small, color print with a crudely exaggerated caricature of a Jewish schnorrer. The print may Jewish man stereotype a trade card, an illustrated advertising card distributed by businesses to promote their goods or services.

However, some images played on popular prejudices and stereotypes of Native Americans, Near and Far Eastern cultures, and Jewish minorities. A widely held antisemitic stereotype of the time was the schnorrer, a Judeo-German term for a Jewish beggar. During the Chmielnicki pogroms in Polandhundreds of Jewish communities were destroyed and thousands of Jews fled west after the destruction of their homes and way of life. Afterward, the influx of destitute Jewish refugees in central Europe helped create the archetype of the Jewish beggar, or schnorrer.

Unlike a beggar or panhandler who could be distinguished by their ragged outward appearance, a stereotypical schnorrer dressed respectably. Schnorrers were characterized as impudent, with an air of entitlement to disguise their true needs from charitable individuals. They were evasive about why they needed assistance, and were not satisfied with small favors. Schnorrers were said to invert the act of charity by asking for handouts. They give the affluent members of society a chance to do a good deed, which complies with the Jewish communal practice of providing aid to those less well off in the community.

This act of kindness meant the charitable patron should be thankful to the schnorrer for providing the opportunity. This print is one of the items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. The Katz Ehrenthal Collection is a collection of over objects depicting Jews and Jewish man stereotype and anti-Jewish propaganda from the medieval to the modern era, in Europe, Russia, and the United States. The collection was amassed by Peter Ehrenthal, a Romanian Holocaust survivor, to document the pervasive history of anti-Jewish hatred in Western art, politics and popular culture.

It includes crude folk art as well as pieces created by Europe's finest craftsmen, prints and periodical illustrations, posters, paintings, decorative art, toys and everyday household items decorated with depictions of stereotypical Jewish figures.

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The carved, painted face has a large, curved nose and peyots sidecurlsbut these Jewish features are not overly exaggerated. Marionette shows were a popular form of entertainment in the 19th century for adults as well as children. Germany was now the banking center of Europe, after the chaos of the French revolution and Napoleonic wars, and the house of Rothschild had emerged in Frankfurt.

Jews were still linked to the stereotypical evils of money lending, and while the banker was a more respectable figure, Jews were now also viewed with jealousy and suspicion as the creators of capitalism and its evils. This marionette is one of more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic visual materials. Metal figurine of a sitting Jewish peddler with a box of goods on his lap, from the 19th century. The man has several stereotypical physical features commonly attributed to Jewish men: a large nose, hooded eyes, full and thick lips, sidelocks, and a beard.

Peddlers were itinerant vendors who traveled the countryside and sold goods to the public. They usually traveled alone and carried their goods with them as they went. Peddling was a common occupation for young Jewish men during the 18th and 19th centuries. Most peddlers hoped their hard work would serve as a springboard to more lucrative and comfortable occupations.

However, old prejudices formed an antisemitic stereotype of the Jewish peddler. The stereotype originated from the economic and professional restrictions placed on early European Jews. They were barred from owning land, farming, ing trade guilds, and military service. These restrictions limited Jews to the occupations of retail peddling, hawking, and money lending. Additionally, medieval religious belief held that charging interest known as usury was sinful, and the Jews who occupied these professions were looked down upon predominantly by European Christians. They were perceived as morally deficient and willing to engage in unethical business practices.

This canard was often visually depicted as a Jewish peddler, an untrustworthy figure that sold cut-rate items at inflated prices. Often, they were shown carrying a sack on their back or a tray around their midsection. This figurine is one of the more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Detailed bronze figure of an Orthodox Jewish man holding a rooster upside down by its feet, possibly created by Carl Kauba The man has a long pointed nose, side curls, and a curly beard, all stereotypical physical features commonly attributed to Jewish men.

The man may be performing the ceremony of Kaparot, a custom practiced by some Orthodox Jews the day before Yom Kippur. The purpose of the ceremony is to transfer the sins of a person to a fowl, so that it will take on any misfortune that might otherwise occur to the person. The bird is then slaughtered according to the laws of kashrut, and donated to the less fortunate or sold, on the condition that the proceeds are donated.

Traditionally, roosters are used for men, and hens for women. Alternatively, money can be substituted for the bird. His most well-known bronzes depict figures from the American West, many of which were sold in the United States. Orthodox Judaism is the most traditional and stringent of the three main branches of modern Judaism. Orthodox Jews believe the Torah is of divine origin and strive to adhere to the commandments of Jewish Law.

The simpler rekel is worn on an everyday basis. This stereotype originated from the economic and professional restrictions placed on early European Jews. These restrictions forced many Jews into occupations such as money changing or money lending. They were perceived as morally deficient, greedy, and willing to engage in unethical business practices. This change holder is one of more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Small, roughly carved, 19th-century wooden figurine of a Jewish schnorrer, a Judeo-German term for a Jewish beggar.

Methuselah is a biblical figure renowned for his old age, and Strauss is likely a reference to a Jewish man stereotype Jewish family of department store owners and bankers. By referencing those two names, the schnorrer may be implying that their mark is old and wealthy, and would not need or miss any money that the mark contributed to him. This folk art figurine is one of the items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Pewter pepper pot in the shape of a Jewish man in the tricorn hat, knee length jacket, and breeches fashionable circaknown as colonial style.

He has stereotypical Jewish features, such as a very large nose, but the fine, detailed metalwork make it a naturalistic portrait. The character and subject resemble depictions found in popular prints produced at the same time, known as Cries of London. These were picturesque scenes of city life that featured street characters, such as Jewish peddlers, as workers who provided useful services and vibrancy to urban areas.

This pepper pot is one of the items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Small drinking glass with a painted caricature of a Jewish man riding a draisienne also known as a hobby-horse, and derogatively called a dandy horsecomprised of a sack on wheels. The original image is attributed to the satirical English printmaker, William Heath, and dates to This image has been reproduced in print form, and has been used to decorate other objects, such as glasses and plates.

The draisienne was a precursor to, and has a similar de as the bicycle, but without pedals or gears for propulsion. A rider pushed themselves along with their feet, and coasted once at speed. After its invention, the draisienne was featured in many caricatures of the time that mocked aspects of society.

The image and caption imply that clothes peddling was a choice or hobby of Jews, when the opposite is true. European Jews were barred from owning land, farming, ing trade guilds, and military service. These restrictions limited Jews to the occupations of retail peddling, hawking, and moneylending. Due to limited options, peddling was a common occupation for young Jewish men during the 18th and 19th centuries.

This drinking glass is one of items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. French faience tile with a colorful image of a stereotypical Jewish peddler created in the 18th century.

Faience is earthenware that is coated with a tin-glaze, which gives it a milky, opaque white color. This technique was popular in France from the late 16th century through the 18th century. French manufacturers produced tea sets, tiles, plates, and tureens decorated with elaborate des and artistic images. The peddler in the image has a large nose and a long beard, two stereotypical Jewish features. However, old prejudices originating from the economic and professional restrictions placed on early European Jews formed an antisemitic stereotype of the Jewish peddler.

This tile is one of the items in the Katz Ehrenthal Jewish man stereotype of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Decorative porcelain match holder shaped as a Jewish man stereotype peddler carrying a large, empty sack on his back. The man has several stereotypical physical features commonly attributed to Jewish men: a large nose, fleshy lips, and red hair. Peddlers were itinerant vendors who sold goods to the public. However, old prejudices stemming from the economic and professional restrictions placed on early European Jews formed an antisemitic stereotype of the Jewish peddler.

Additionally, medieval religious belief held that charging interest known as usury was sinful, and the Jews who occupied these professions were looked down upon, predominantly by European Christians. The depiction of wicked Jewish characters as redhe also has a long history.

Some interpretations of the Bible describe Esau and David King of Israelas having red hair, and for many, red hair Jewish man stereotype a Jewish identifier, even though Jews are no more likely to have red hair than other groups. In medieval Europe, redhe were regarded as untrustworthy, and the Jewish literary villains Fagin and Shylock had red hair. This figurine is one of the items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Rockingham porcelain figurine of a Jewish money changer made in approximately He has a large nose and a long beard, both of which are stereotypical physical features commonly attributed to Jewish men.

The factory produced a range of earthenware, stoneware, and porcelain pieces including tableware, figurines, and other decorative pieces. Money changers exchanged foreign coins or currency for those used locally. Many antisemitic depictions of Jews show Jewish man stereotype hoarding, counting, or handling money. These stereotypes originated from the economic and professional restrictions placed on early European Jews.

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This canard was often visually depicted as a Jewish man expressing an exaggerated desire for, or counting money. Staffordshire creamware double handed cup with 2 transfer painted scenes: one of sailors and a drinking song, Can of Grog, by Charles Didbin. The title refers to the Gordon Riots ofwhich began with an anti-Catholic demonstration organized by Gordon to protest the Catholic Relief Act. A crowd of 60, gathered and anti-Catholic riots broke out in London for several days. InGordon was jailed for libel.

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He continued observing Jewish rituals, and died in Newgate Prison in This loving cup is one of the more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. Colorful, 19th century, English porcelain figurine of Shylock, the antagonist from Shakespeare's play, The Merchant of Venice. He has a large nose, side curls, and a long beard; all stereotypical physical features attributed to Jewish men.

Jews were expelled from England inmaking it unlikely that Shakespeare ever met a Jewish person, and he likely based Shylock on long-standing antisemitic stereotypes. In the play, Shylock is a Jewish moneylender who demands a pound of Jewish man stereotype as recompense from a merchant who failed to repay Jewish man stereotype loan. Although some scenes make him a sympathetic character, and show how society and his Christian enemies cruelly mistreat him, in the end, he is punished and forced to convert to Christianity.

The play was extremely popular in Nazi Germany, with fifty productions between and The Ministry of Propaganda created edited versions of the play that removed scenes and lines that evoked sympathy for Shylock or Jews. These versions ignored the ambiguity Shylock was originally infused with, and portrayed him as an avaricious and vengeful character that was grotesque and inhuman. Despite the stereotypical and anti-Jewish elements, the play remains popular and continues to spark debates over whether it should be considered antisemitic. This figurine is one of more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials.

Brass door knocker with the head of Shylock from Shakespeare's Merchant of Venice. Shylock is a Jewish moneylender who demands that his contract for a pound of flesh, owed by a youth for not repaying a loan, be paid in full. First published in in England, Shylock's characteristics are based upon long standing stereotypes, still popular in a country where Jews had been expelled for years. At times, the portrayal is sympathetic, and we are shown how society and his Christian enemies cruelly mistreat him, but at the end, Shylock is punished for his greed and forced to convert.

The play was extremely popular in Nazi Germany, with fifty productions from Despite the stereotypical anti-Jewish elements, the play continues to spark debate over whether it is antisemitic. This door knocker is one of more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials.

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Porcelain vase from the late 19th or early 20th century with an image of the courtroom scene from Shakespeare's play, The Merchant of Venice. The image was commonly used on tableware and decorative ceramics. In the scene, Shylock has a long beard and is wearing a skullcap, both stereotypical features attributed to Jewish men.

Jews were expelled from England inmaking it unlikely that Shakespeare ever met a Jewish person, and he likely based Shylock on longstanding antisemitic stereotypes. This vase is one of more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. William Adams and Sons soup bowl with a scalloped rim with a colorful illustration of Portia and Shylock in the courtroom scene from Shakespeare's The Merchant of Venice.

Shylock is a Jewish moneylender who demands that his contract for a pound of flesh, owed him by a youth who failed to repay a loan, be paid in full. First published in in England, Shylock's characteristics are based upon long standing, stereotypes, still popular in a country where Jews had been expelled years, since Although some scenes make him sympathetic, and show how society and his Christian enemies cruelly mistreat him, he is punished Jewish man stereotype forced to convert.

Despite the stereotypical and anti-Jewish elements, the play continues to spark debates over whether it must be considered antisemitic. This bowl is one of more than items in the Katz Ehrenthal Collection of antisemitic artifacts and visual materials. It was manufactured by the English pottery company, SylvaC, which was in operation from until

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