Allgemeines Ehrenzeichen für Tapferkeit – General Honor Decoration, Bravery Medal
Reference: OEK 884
Type with Portrait of Duke Ernst Ludwig (1894-1918). One of several versions of his medal, here with the inscription FÜR TAPFERKEIT – For Bravery. Awarded also during World War I, as Hessian equivalent to Iron Cross.
Silver with nice patina, very good, light worn condition, on original old ribbon.