Medals and Pins

 

WW2 German War Service Cross 2nd Class with Swords.  Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. mit Schwerten.  The Medal with Swords denote an award for combatants.  Bronze medal is not maker marked  It is suspended from about 2.25 inches of original ribbon. 

The medal has a little darkening and what appears to be a surface rust spot behind the swastika.

$35

WW2 German War Service Cross 2nd Class with Swords.  Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. Klasse mit Schwerten.  This Cross with Swords denotes a combatant.  No maker mark. Bronze medal is suspended from about 2.5 inches of original ribbon. 

Very good condition.

$42

WW2 German War Service Merit Cross with Swords 2nd Class Kriegsverdienstkreuz mit Schwerten

WW2 German 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25

Beautiful original silver medal remains bright and frosty with no signs of age.  It is suspended from the original blue ribbon with a brass safety type pin and catch for wear. 

Medal is absolutely beautiful. It would be impossible to upgrade from this one.

$45

WW2 German War Merit Medal with Issue Bag.  Kriegsverdienstmedaille.  Was awarded to civilians and civil servants who contributed to the war effort.  Bronze medal is not maker marked.  It includes about 12 inches of original unused ribbon. 

The medal is in very good condition.

The issue packet has a seam split down the right side and bottom, though no tears.  It has the ink stamp from the maker on the reverse inside a box, Ferdinand Hofstätter, Bonn.

$50

WW2 German War Service Cross 2nd Class with Swords.  Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. mit Schwerten
WW2 German War Service Cross 2nd Class with Swords.  Kriegsverdienstkreuz 2. mit Schwerten
WW2 German Czech Anschluss Medal Sudetenland Commemorative Medal.  Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938

WW2 German Czech Anschluss Medal also called the Sudetenland Commemorative Medal. Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938It was awarded to those who participated in the creation of the Protectorates of Bohemia and Moravia. 

Suspended from about 2.5 inches of original ribbon.

Good condition with a little discoloration to the finish at the bottom.

$50

WW2 German Czech Anschluss Medal. Sudetenland Commemorative Medal.  Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938

WW2 German Czech Anschluss Medal also called the Sudetenland Commemorative Medal. Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 1. Oktober 1938It was awarded to those who participated in the creation of the Protectorates of Bohemia and Moravia. 

Nice single parade mount.  Has black wool backing with thin round pin and catch.  Pin might have been replaced during the times as it seems old, but thin.

Very good condition.

$65

WW2 German War Merit Medal with Issue Bag.  Kriegsverdienstmedaille Packet
WW2 German War Merit Medal with Issue Bag.  Kriegsverdienstmedaille Packet Friedrich Hoffstaetter Bonn
WW2 German War Merit Medal with Issue Bag.  Kriegsverdienstmedaille
WW2 German 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25
WW2 German Iron Cross 2nd Class.  Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse 103 August G. Tam Gablonz

WW2 German Iron Cross 2nd Class.  Eiserne Kreuz 2. Klasse.  The Iron Cross’ suspension ring has a 103 maker’s mark for August G. Tam, Gablonz a. d. Neckar.  The beautiful black iron center is magnetic. The swastika is nice and high. The silver frame has very slight black patina. 

A very good condition original.                    

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$117


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WW2 German Austrian Anschluss Medal. Austrian Commemorative Medal.  Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. March 1938

WW2 German Austrian Anschluss Medal also called the Austrian Commemorative Medal. Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. March 1938.  It was awarded to those who participated in the annexation of Austria. 

On a beautiful and rare solo parade mount. The ribbon has one thin spot, which you can see in the photo.  It has a round brass pin and catch on the reverse and it backed in field-gray. The medal has beautiful even age darkening to the silver finish.  I have not cleaned it.

$115