Balkan Wars Skirmish

Catalog No. 1024

Pottery, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.
Exists with music box in base (add 20%).

Text (Bulgarian):
“На нож”
(Fix bayonets)

The Balkan Wars of 1912 and 1913, fought between the Balkan League (Bulgaria, Greece, Montenegro and Serbia) and the Turkish-controlled Ottoman Empire, resulted in the Ottoman Empire losing the vast majority of its European holdings. A much expanded Serbia then became embroiled in conflict with Austria-Hungary, precipitating the Balkan crisis of 1914 (i.e., the assassination of Archduke Franz Ferdinand, presumptive heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne), the spark that ultimately ignited World War I.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $200-$300
Ltd-color: $175-$250

DB 1024
DB 1024

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