Burial society token

Amsterdam, Netherlands
18th century
Silver, engraved
Inscriptions in Dutch: "Zee Burgh" (Zeeburg – Ashkenazi cemetry for the Jews of Amsterdam, 1714–1942); "Laat Paseere" (Let Pass)
Diam: 4 cm
Received through JRSO (Jewish Restitution Successor Organization)
Wiesbaden collecting point number: V91
Accession number: B50.02.1589;191/015
Depiction of coffin on reverse side of token.


Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, by Yair Hovav