The displays of countless items that used to belong to the victims are one of the most chilling part of the Auschwitz museum. In this case it’s brushes and there are thousands of them. Since to the Nazis the value of reusable items was much higher than the value of human life, they collected every single thing they could use, and then a lot of them got left in the camp and later incorporated in the museum. photofree exgif stockphoto