A Scarce Imperial German Landwehr Standard (North Germany).
A very fine double sided framed example approx 122cm x 122cm, the multi coloured silk panels enriched with gold thread embroidery plus various wools and silks, the obverse with central Eagle and laural sprays and the date 1907, scroll above Reserve-und Landwehr-Verein Hohenwestedt u. Umg. The reverse with large central oak tree emblem with seascape background and the arms of Schleswig-Holstein at base. Dated 1912, legend above Ans Vaterland, ans teure, schliess dich an, and below, Op ewig ungedeelt, complete with gold fringe, framed and double-glazed.
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