Temple Israel
Artifact Details

Date Range: ca. 1885
Dimensions (x:y:z): 10” x 16” x about .75” thick
Association: Feitleberg, Hebrew Cemetery
Object Number: 1993.01.001

Museum Nomenclature

Category: Communication Artifacts
Classification: Ceremonial Artifacts, Funerary Objects
Object Name: Tombstone

Object Description

Wooden tombstone for “INFANT FEITLEBERG”

Object Use

Undecorated wooden tombstones were frequently used in late 19th Leadville, Colorado to mark the grave of an infant.

Keywords: All, Cemetery, Families,

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Temple Israel Foundation
208 West 8th Street
Leadville, Colorado 80461

Temple Israel Museum
201 West 4th Street
Leadville, Colorado 80461

Hebrew Cemetery
SW Corner of Evergreen Cemetery
North end of James Street, Leadville
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