Kaiser Wilhelm I. Commemorative Medal (Zentenarmedaille)
Donated on March 22nd, 1897 for the 100th birthday of Emperor Wilhelm I by his grandson, Wilhelm II. The medal was designed by the well-known sculptor Professor Walter Schott. The Zentenar Medal was awarded to officers and soldiers who were then in active service in the army, navy and colonial troops, as well as retired officers and veterans of the wars of 1864, 1866 and 1870-1871. The Prussian state and university employees as well as the ladies of the Luisen Order were entitled to receive.
Bronze, very good condition, on the old original ribbon.