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Pin from Nazi Party district meeting

Object | Accession Number: 2005.367.5

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    Pin from Nazi Party district meeting

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Commemorative pin from a local meeting of a Nazi Party in the German city of Gera in 1936. The design features the Reichsadler, an eagle holding a wreath with a swastika in the center. The national emblem of Nazi Germany, it was added to many display items throughout the country.
    Date
    commemoration:  1935 May 04-1935 May 05
    Geography
    issue: Gera (Germany)
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the University of Mary Washington Galleries
    Markings
    front, bottom, embossed : DENKE DRAN [Keep in mind]
    front, around border, embossed : KREISPARTEITAG GERA 4.-5. MAI 1935 [District party event, Gera, May 4-5, 1935]

    Physical Details

    Language
    German
    Classification
    Identifying Artifacts
    Category
    Badges
    Object Type
    Lapel pins (aat)
    Physical Description
    Circular, silver colored, metal pin. Front has an embossed design in the center with an image of the upper torso of a soldier in combat gear, imposed over a large swastika; another soldier sits atop a pedestal with embossed German text. There is embossed German text around border. Back of pin has pin clasp attached by solder.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 1.625 inches (4.128 cm) | Width: 1.625 inches (4.128 cm) | Depth: 0.250 inches (0.635 cm)
    Materials
    overall : metal

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Keywords & Subjects

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The pin was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2005 by the University of Mary Washington Galleries.
    Record last modified:
    2023-08-31 10:41:50
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