GERMANY – PATRIOTIC PLATE – GENERALFELDMARSCHALL PAUL VON HINDENBURG
Generalfeldmarschall Paul von Hindenburg was the best known German general. After many victories against the Russians on the East Front (Including the Battle of Tannenberg) he was promoted and returned to Berlin as the Chief of the General Staff. Even after the war he remained popular and ultimate became the President of the Weimar Republic.
This patriotic plate featuring the image of Generalfeldmarschall Paul von Hindenburg in a sepia tone has two decorative slots on the sides trimmed in a faded gold. It would likely have been for decorative display. The image of Hindenburg in his dress uniform and bedecked with a neck order and a large medal bar. Over his head is a 1914 Iron Cross.
This plate is in very fine condition with little loss of paint.
This is a consignment item.