Germany – Imperial – States: Hesse Darmstadt Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig General Honour Decoration for Bravery 1894-1918, and of early issue being in silver.

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Germany – Imperial – States: Hesse Darmstadt Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig General Honour Decoration for Bravery 1894-1918, and of early issue being in silver.

Condition: Good Very Fine.

The Decoration was instituted in 1843 and bore the image of the successive Grand Dukes of Hesse. It was used as an award for a number of purposes, the inscription on the reverse varying accordingly, that inscribed ‘Für Tapferkeit’ coming to be known as the Hesse Bravery Medal (‘Hessische Tapferkeitsmedalle’).


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