Military Long Service Bar, II Class (1831-1868, for 18 years)


SKU: 02.BAD.0108.102.01.000

Estimated market value:

$400 USD

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Estimated market value:

$400 USD


  • Country
  • Makers
    P. Willert, Karlsruhe; Teuber, Karlsruhe
  • Composition
  • Inscription
    Obv: L G XVIII
  • Size
  • Version Remarks
    This version is for 18 years.

Physical Description and Item Details

The II Class Bar (1831-1868) is a rectangular bar constructed of silver. The obverse is smooth and bears the inscription "L G XVIII" with a Baden coat of arms in the centre. With a smooth border.


On February 18, 1831, a series of long service decorations were introduced by Grand Duke Leopold of Baden. The decorations were established to recognise long-serving members of the Baden military, including Officers, Non-Commissioned Officers, and Enlisted Ranks.

Initially, a I Class Cross for 25 Years was introduced for Officers and a series of clasps for 25, 18, and 12 years of service were introduced for Non-Commissioned Officers and Enlisted Ranks.

The design and denominations of the clasps were changed in 1868. The I Class Bar was for 21 years, the II Class Bar was for 15 years, and the III Class Bar was for 9 years.


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