WW1 Medals and Pins

 
WW1 German Hindenburg Cross with Swords button device

WW1 German Hindenburg Cross with Swords (for Combatants.) button hole device. Ehrenkreuz fuer Frontkaempfer mit Schwertern.   Measures 30 mm across and features multiple layers of original ribbon made into a bow and with the swords device applied.  Back has a type of button affixed so it could be worn in the button hole of a civilian suit.

Very good condition.

$12

WW1 German Gold for Iron Token Medal. On the front, In the time of Iron, 1916 - On the back, I gave gold for defense and took Iron for my honor. Has Hosaeus beneath the laurel leaves.  These were given to civilians by the government when they donated their gold for the war effortMeasures about 14.8 mm. 

Has 98% of original black remaining.

$20

WW1 German Gold for Iron 1916 Medal Token Donation War Effort

WW1 German Hindenburg Cross with Swords (for Combatants.) Ehrenkreuz fuer Frontkaempfer mit Schwertern. Maker marked on the back, 0.6. Suspended from about 5.5 inches of original  ribbon.

Excellent condition.

$23


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WW1 German Hindenburg Cross with Swords (for Combatants.) Ehrenkreuz fuer Frontkaempfer mit Schwertern 0.6
WW1 German Wound Badge in Black Verwundetenabzeichen Schwarz

WW1 German Wound Badge in Black.  Verwundetenabzeichen in Schwarz. Awarded for being wounded 2-3 times.  Hollow backed badge is not maker marked.  Has a thin round pin and catch.

Very good condition with some slight surface rust, which is magnified in the scan.

$40

Original WW1 German Iron Cross 1st Class. Eiserneskreuz 1. Klasse.  Nicely vaulted Iron Cross 1st measures 43mm square.  There is the start of a patina to the silver frame.  The iron center is magnetic.  There are rubs to the black on the W and on the crown.   The back has 935 for the silver content.  Click here for a close up of the cross and mark.  Has a thin round pin and catch.

It came in this jeweler’s case (along with the wound badge) and has definitely been in there a long time.  The box measures about 2.5 x 4 inches.  The inside bottom is velvet and the top lining silk with the jeweler’s name, Eugen Wegner, Danzig Langfuhr

Very good condition original!


$265

WW1 German Iron Cross 1st Class Eisernekreus Erste Klasse EK1 WK1
WW1 German Iron Cross 1st Class Eisernekreus Erste Klasse EK1

Original WW1 German Iron Cross 2nd Class. Eiserneskreuz 2. Klasse.  Iron Cross 2nd measures 43.7mm square.  There is minimal patina to the silver frame, which was obviously cleaned before I purchased it.   Click here for a close up of the cross.  Has an unmarked suspension ring.

Excellent condition original!

$50


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WW1 German Iron Cross 2nd Class Eiserneskreuz 2 Klasse EK2