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Oak cluster lapel pin with Reichsadler for a Nazi Party meeting

Object | Accession Number: 2005.367.39

Commemorative pin from a local meeting in 1934 of the Nazi Party in the German city of Gera, in the district of Thüringen. 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. The symbol of a shield with a lion holding up a swastika ws created for Thürgingen by the Nazi regime.

Date
1934  (commemoration)
Geography
issue : Gera (Germany)
Language
German
Classification
Identifying Artifacts
Category
Badges
Object Type
Lapel pins (aat)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of the University of Mary Washington Galleries
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Record last modified: 2018-01-11 14:22:02
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