This award was given “For services to the German Kennel in Arolsen 4.3.1939”. The inscription on the plaque, starting with SS runes, reads “Für Verdienste um das deutsche Hundewesen Arolsen 4.3.1939”. To the left of the plaque is a round, nickel silver finished plaque with the image of a German shepherd that is encircled by a nickel silver finished wreath. This is all mounted to a wood base that measures 8 1/8” by 5 1/8”. The reverse has a pair of hooks for hanging and stamped with SS runes and the date, 1939. A unique award in great condition!
- Item #: S-083