We recently purchased a huge inventory from a large estate, and among the items were many German Award Medals and related items. We are going to try to list as many as we can in the weeks to come.
This one is Saint Theresa....and on the front of the medal..at the very top is : WF PFALZGRAF... 5. SILVESTERWANDERUNG - 1978 - NEUNBURG VORM WALD There is a purple grosgrain ribbon and attached to it is the Bronze Medal of Theresa.: THERESA AVON JESU GERHARDINGER - 1797 - 1879 ...AT THE BASE IS #835.
On the back of the medal is: GRONDERIN DES ORDENS - DER ARMEN - SCHULSCHWESTERN 1833
The top portion of the medal is inscribed : 7531 PFORZHEIM/EISINGEN
The medal measures 1 3/4 by 2 1/4 inches. The length from the top of the ribbon to the base measures 4 1/2 inches.
It has the old "C" Clasp closure, and weighs 63.3 grams.
Item ID: jul-3173