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 1848/1849 WAR SERVICE MEDAL – HOHENZOLLERN

SKU: 08-522

$95.00 $75.00

This is a consignment item. Hohenzollern was a small Imperial German state near Baden and Württemberg. [Actually, the state had little to do with the House of Hohenzollern whose family ruled Prussia and later Germany]. The decoration we offer is circular and measures 1 1/8″ in diameter. The decoration is bronze-toned. The obverse has a cross with an eagle. The reverse has reference to King Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia and the dates 1848 and 1849. During this time, a series of revolutions were in Germany. The medal is for the troops from Hohenzollern who fought with Prussia suppressing the revolt. The decoration has a small ribbon that is made of black and white silk.
The decoration and ribbon are in very fine condition.

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This is a consignment item. Hohenzollern was a small Imperial German state near Baden and Württemberg. [Actually, the state had little to do with the House of Hohenzollern whose family ruled Prussia and later Germany]. The decoration we offer is circular and measures 1 1/8″ in diameter. The decoration is bronze-toned. The obverse has a cross with an eagle. The reverse has reference to King Friedrich Wilhelm IV of Prussia and the dates 1848 and 1849. During this time, a series of revolutions were in Germany. The medal is for the troops from Hohenzollern who fought with Prussia suppressing the revolt. The decoration has a small ribbon that is made of black and white silk.
The decoration and ribbon are in very fine condition.