533: German WWII Hermann Goering Silver-Plated Serving
German WWII Hermann Goering Silver-Plated Serving Dish
This silver-plated serving dish is marked on bottom with the German eagle, crossed Field Marshal batons and HG. The dish measures 9.75" x 2". In 1938, Goering became head of Germany's armed forces. The following year he officially became Hitler's deputy and legal heir. He obtained a vast income from his various official posts and converted an old Berlin palace into his official residence. Goering also made money from his own newspaper, Essener National Zeitung and from stock in the aircraft industry.