Hanna Lehrer, a Munich Jew, wears both her personal Jewish star around her neck and the mandated Yellow Star badge identifying her, isolating her, and alienating her from other Germans. Hanna was later sent to Riga, Latvia, where she was killed.
It is a morning star, in Latvian called - Auseklis It is one specific kind of star. It has eight rays. In Latvian culture it symbolises exchange between day and night. Earlier times Latvians believed that star as a symbol protects people from evil and danger.