German Navy Souvenir

Catalog No. 1887

Pottery or stoneware, relief, 0.5L, pewter lid.

�Zur Erinnerung an meine Dienstzeit� (placement varies)
(In memory of my service time)

From the 1888 until the onset of World War I, German males between the ages of 17 and 20 were obligated to serve a period of active military duty, normally three years for navy recruits, after which they became reservists, subject to recall through the age of 45. Upon completion of active duty, reservists often purchased souvenirs in remembrance of their experience.

Price Ranges
Full-color: $175-$250
Ltd-color: $150-$225

MR 1887
MR 1887

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