Beautiful WWI Imperial German Iron Cross, 2nd Class, .800 Silver Marked on Ring
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Beautiful WWI Imperial German Iron Cross, 2nd Class, .800 Silver Marked on Ring

Code: gmim00013csc


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Product Description

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ARTIFACT: Beautiful WWI Imperial German Iron Cross, 2nd Class, in .800 silver (marked on ring). Originally a Prussian decoration, the Iron Cross was later reinstituted by Hitler. The award was conferred for bravery in action and other meritorious military acts.

VINTAGE: Circa WWI.

SIZE: Approximately 5-1/16" x 1-11/16"; Medallion: 1-13/16" x 1-11/16".

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Ribbon: watered silk. Medal: .800 Silver frame with steel center.

ATTACHMENT: Suspension ring, ribbon.

MARKINGS: ".800" on suspension ring (see photo)

ITEM NOTES: This is from an Imperial German militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MDJZ16 LAAEX10/16 SAAEX04/19

CONDITION: 8- (Very Fine - Excellent): The cross shows minor to moderate wear, much of the plated details remain intact, overall very fine condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.