~ German World War 1 War Memorial Plaque ~
A war memorial to those lost in the first world war.
The plaque, made from bronze, reads “Zum Gedächtnis unserer im weltkriege 1914 – 1918 gefallenen mitarbeiter” which translates to “To the memory of our fallen coworkers in the World War 1914 – 1918” followed by 17 names with their death dates to the right. A helmet with oak leaves just behind sits at the lower edge.
~ Dimensions ~
The plaque has a height of 36 inches (91.4 cm), a width of 21.5 inches (54.6 cm) & a depth of 1 inch (2.6 cm). It weighs 13.68 Kg.
~ Condition ~
Aside from some general wear (such as scratches) and tarnishing the plaque is in excellent condition and has been well preserved.