Online Auction 42 - Chabad

Special Chabad Auction in Honor of Chag HaGeulah Yud-Tes Kislev – Rosh Hashana of Chassidut - Marking the Date in which Rebbe Shneur Zalman of Liadi was Released from Czarist Imprisonment

Bundle of Flax Stricks, Received by Rebbe Rashab as Gift from the Workers of the Weaving Factory in Dubrowna

Opening: $300
Flax stricks, received by Rebbe Shalom Dov Ber Schneerson – the Rebbe Rashab of Lubavitch, as a gift from the workers of the spinning and weaving factory in Dubrowna.
Bundle of five flax stricks, tied together.
Letter of authenticity enclosed (handwritten note, in English), signed in Hebrew by Rebbetzin Chana Gurary (1899-1991), eldest daughter of Rebbe Rayatz and granddaughter of the Rashab: "I hereby gift... a grove of flax from the Dubrovna tzizis factory. My grandfather received it as a gift from the workers of Dubrovna colony". Dated – 12th November 1989. A wooden box which may have also been used by the rebbe or his family is enclosed (the box was given together with the flax stricks, though it is not mentioned in the letter).
Maximum strick size: 35 cm. Good condition. Minor wear.
PLEASE NOTE: Item description was shortened in translation. For further information, please refer to Hebrew text.