Insignia

Object Number: 
2002.1.3398
Date: 
1910-1920
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1 5/8 x 1 x 1/4 in.
Description: 
A dark gold colored metal Austrian military insignia pin embossed with an octagonal frame around a relief of soldiers behind a fortified wall pointing guns toward forested mountains and possibly a bear. The image is partially framed by a laurel wreath and is embossed at the top "Kapathen", and in an oval cartouche at the bottom "Durchhalten/ 3 Armee/ 1914/1915". World War I.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group