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  • Zur Seeschlacht vor dem Skagerrak

    Zur Seeschlacht vor dem Skagerrak

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Lindl, Hans 1916

    Art.IWM MED 368

    Obverse design : bulldog, symbolising Britain, struggling half submerged in the sea and attacked by an eagle, symbolising Germany, which hovers immediately above. The eagle is grasping the bulldog's collar and pecking its left ear. Obverse text :...

  • Verdun 1917

    Verdun 1917

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Goetz, Karl 1917

    Art.IWM MED 576

    obverse design : Death, in the form of a leering skeleton, facing left, wearing pill-box hat and smoking a pipe. Death grips the neck of a woman, Marianne wearing a Phrygian cap, and raises his left knee into her buttocks, her hands being tied behind her...

  • Et.Regnabat.Potestate.Horribili.Annis.MCMXIV.XVI

    Et.Regnabat.Potestate.Horribili.Annis.MCMXIV.XVI

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Esseö, Elizabeth von 1916

    Art.IWM MED 711

    obverse design : skull, right profile, crowned and leering, its neck formed from a writhing serpent obverse text : "ET.REGNABAT.POTESTATE.HORRIBILI.ANNIS.MCMXIV.XVI+" reverse design : warrior, full-length figure facing left, wearing the crown...

  • Verdun.die.Weltblutpumpe.1916.

    Verdun.die.Weltblutpumpe.1916.

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Eberbach, Walther 1916

    Art.IWM MED 733

    obverse design : Death, in the form of an enormous skeleton, standing over and working a pump amidst a devastated landscape. The leering head of the skeleton is turned right round to face the observer. By Death's side a bayonet driven a half-blade...

  • Maistrauss.von.der.Gruenen.Insel.1916.

    Maistrauss.von.der.Gruenen.Insel.1916.

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Eberbach, Walther 1916

    Art.IWM MED 311

    obverse design : Death, in the form of a pipe smoking skeleton, wearing a pill-box hat, holding a bunch of flowers in his left hand and sitting, facing right, upon a gravestone marked "HOME RULE.R.I.P." obverse text : ".MAISTRAUSS.VON.DER....

  • (Derived Title) Sidney Sonnino - Trient-Friaul

    (Derived Title) Sidney Sonnino - Trient-Friaul

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Eberbach, Walther 1916

    Art.IWM MED 825

    obverse design and text: (see) MED 673 reverse text : "SIDNEY SONNINO zugeeignet" (in 2 lines enclosed by a pentagon formed from stylised bones. Above and below the text a flower)

  • Triumphus.Mortis.in Bello.Mcmxiv.XVIII.

    Triumphus.Mortis.in Bello.Mcmxiv.XVIII.

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Esseö, Elizabeth von 1918

    Art.IWM MED 710

    obverse design : shield, bearing a leering skull, surmounted by a stylised crown, resting upon a bound laurel wreath obverse text : ".TRIVMPHVS.MORTIS.IN.BELLO.MCMXIV.XVIII." reverse design : Death, in the form of a crowned skeleton, on...

  • Va Fils

    Va Fils

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Desvignes, Louis 1918

    Art.IWM MED 487

    obverse design : woman, half-length figure facing right, laureate and classical dress, presenting a sword to a youth, half- length figure, who faces her. Below, in the exergue, an uninscribed rectangular panel resting upon laurel leaves obverse text :...

  • Der.Britenschreck.

    Der.Britenschreck.

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Eberbach, Walther 1916

    Art.IWM MED 332

    obverse design : Death, in the form of an enormous skeleton, kneeling facing right, holding a handkerchief in his raised left hand and looking up at four Zeppelins which are dropping bombs on a busy industrial complex obverse text : ".DER....

  • Der Jüngste.Grenadier
(Series Title) Totentanz

    Der Jüngste.Grenadier (Series Title) Totentanz

    (Decorations and awards) Made by: Eberbach, Walther 1916

    Art.IWM MED 943

    obverse design: Death, in the form of a skeleton, facing and moving to left, holding a stick-grenade in either bony hand and carrying more grenades around his hip. Death wears an Iron Cross on his left rib cage and prepares to throw the grenade in his...

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