prussian - dragoner-regiment nr 6 - veteran’s medal commemorating fifty years.
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PRUSSIA – DRAGONER-REGIMENT NR 6 – VETERAN’S MEDAL COMMEMORATING FIFTY YEARS
SKU: 01-876 XRV
PRUSSIAN – DRAGONER-REGIMENT NR 6 – VETERAN’S MEDAL COMMEMORATING FIFTY YEARS. It is a veteran’s medal that commemorates the fiftieth anniversary of Dragoner-Regiment Nr 6’s establishment. The Prussian regiment was founded in 1860, and the medal was produced in 1910. The medal is set up as a one-place medal bar. The medal is gilt-toned and measures 1 ½” in diameter. Its obverse features its regimental chef and patron’s crowned royal cypher contained within a wreath of laurel leaves. It also features the dates 1860-1910 and a “6.” The medal’s reverse displays an eagle with outspread wings, along with information about the regiment and regimental number. The medal sports a small jump ring at its top that hooks onto a blue and black ribbon that is set up as a medal bar. A pin on the reverse allowed the medal to be attached to a uniform, or a civilian’s suit if the man no longer belonged to the regiment. It is a fine veteran’s piece that exhibits just a touch of wear to its ribbon. This is a consignment item.