Rupprecht Kronprinz V.Bayern (Weihnacht Im Feld 1915)
obverse design: Crown Prince Rupprecht of Bavaria, head, right profile, wearing helmet
obverse text: "RVPPRECHT KRONPRINZ v.BAYERN"
reverse design: candles, two, alight, the base of each resting upon a sprig of fir, the stem of the fir positioned at centre base of
reverse text: "WEIHNACHT IM FELD 1915"
This small decorative Christmas medal by Goetz (1875-1950) includes a portrait of Crown Prince Rupprecht (heir to the
throne of Bavaria and commander-in-chief of the German 6th Army). The second year of the war is commemorated in the reverse design by the
second lighted candle on fir sprig and the reverse text is translated as 'Christmas in the field 1915'. See MED 63 for Goetz's 1914