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Medal: Germany Prussia Centenary  1897
Medal: Germany Prussia Centenary 1897

According to this Wikipedia page, the Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Medal, also known as the Centenary Medal, was established in 1897 by Wilhelm II on the occasion of the 100th Birthday of his grandfather, Emperor Wilhelm I. The medal was awarded by Prussia to state and university officials, as well as all military officers, non-commissioned officers and enlisted personnel, which were actively serving in army, navy and Schutztruppe (colonial armed forces). Medals were also awarded to the surviving veterans of the First Schleswig War, Second Schleswig War, Austro-Prussian War, and the Franco-Prussian War.

You see these on sale for a few tens of US dollars. They often come with ribbons attached or in special collars (like April's example). Catalog values run roughly like this:

worn: $5 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $10
well preserved: $40

Coin: 15713 , Genre: Medals
Requested by: april, Wed, 16-Oct-2013 16:48:36 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Sat, 02-Nov-2013 02:52:34 GMT
Last review by CoinQuest: Fri, 02-Oct-2015 17:14:49 GMT
Requester description: Front. WILHELM / DER / GROSSE / DEUTSCHE / KAISER KOENIG / VON / PREUSSEN. With picrure of man with beard and cloak and knights helmet. On rear, ZUM ANDENKEN AN DEN HUNDERTSTEN GEBURTSTAG DES GROSSEN KAISERS WILHELM I. 1797 22.MAERZ 1897. Has silverish ring around outside.
Tags: medal germany prussia centenary centennial medallion medals medalion badge medallic medaille medallions deustch bundesrepublik deutchland bundsrepublik deutschen deutiches deutsches deutscherlander deuches bundesrepublic germanic bundesrublika deutschland dutchland deutsch deutsche deut deutshen bundesrepublika deutscher german devtsch deutches deutchlands deutchen deutschlands devtscher preussen prussion preuss prussian prvssie centenaro centenaio centenial centenario centennium wilhelm der grosse grossen kaiser koenig von man beard cloak robe knights knight helmet hat zum andenken den hundertsten geburtstag des kaisers maerz silverish silver ring circle wihelm wilhelms wilh whilhelm willhelm gross kais koeni konung konigr koningsryk kongeriket koenigin koningrik koenigreich koningrujk kongung kong koninklike koningin koin koning koningrijk koningryk konge konigreich kongeriget koninkrijk koen koenigreigh koeing konigin konig kongerike male mens mans tee goty goatee gotee whiskers beared bearded whisker beareded wiskers gown robed robes toga togua nobleman helmeted hood caps headband hooded bonnet cap helmit helmets headdress geburtstages feinsilber sliver siver argent silber silb circled encircle circlet circles loops circal encircled circuit ringed circumscibed incircled circel circumference encircles encircling rings circling loop circular circumscribed leaves leaf greenery leafs boughs liafy bush leave leaved bough leafe leafed leafy leavs foliage hair hairdo hairline

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