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 Cased 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25

The box shows slight wear.  All corners are firm. 

The inside top box lid has the maker’s label, Friedrich Keller, Metallschmuckfabrik, Oberstein.

The 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.

Beautiful original cased medal.

$95

WW2 German War Merit Medal Kriegsverdienstmedaille

WW2 German War Merit Medal.  Kriegsverdienstmedaille.  Was awarded to civilians and civil servants who contributed to the war effort.  Bronze medal is not maker marked.  It is suspended from about 4 inches of original ribbon. 

The medal is in very good condition.

$35

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 Cased 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25 Cased Box
WW2 German Cased 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25 Cased Boxed
WW2 German Cased 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25
WW2 German Austrian Anschluss Medal Austrian Commemorative Medal.  Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. March 1938
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 Austrian Anschluss Medal also called the Austrian Commemorative Medal. Die Medaille zur Erinnerung an den 13. March 1938It was awarded to those who participated in the annexation of Austria. 

Suspended from about 3.5 inches of original ribbon with a brass safety type pin and catch sewn to the back of the ribbon.

The white in the ribbon shows up yellow on my scanner, which it is not.  The ribbon is dirty.  The silver in the medal has age darkening patina.  I have not cleaned it.

$65

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