Artifact Details
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Tombstone

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
303.709.7050

Temple Israel Museum
201 West 4th Street
Leadville, Colorado 80461
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Hebrew Cemetery
SW Corner of Evergreen Cemetery
North end of James Street, Leadville
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