Military Long Service Decoration, Type III, I Class Bar for 21 Years

SKU: 02.SAW.0115.101.01

Estimated market value:

$ Click to See Price/Value

  • Add an image

Attributes

  • country
    Germany
  • date of institution
    November 14, 1834

History


The original decoration was founded by Grand Duke Carl Friedrich in 1834, and it was awarded to all members of the Saxe-Weimar military, with no consideration of rank, in the form of a cross.

After the death of Grand Duke Carl Alexander in 1901 his successor, Grand Duke Wilhelm Ernst, replaced the obverse monogram of the Type III decorations with his initials "W.E.".

The bar was awarded to Non-Commissioned Officers and enlisted men in recognition of long, faithful, and meritorious service.

The years employed during actual wartime counted double towards the number of years served by the recipient.

There is limited information regarding this item.

FOR SALE / WANTED

Item For Sale By

Be the first to sell this item

Wanted By

Be the first to request this item

Versions

  • Price

    $300+ USD

  • Composition

    Silver gilt

  • Inscription

    Obv: W.E.

  • Size

    42x14mm

  • Maker

  • Version Remarks

  • View Item

Comments

Sign in to comment and reply.

Scroll Top