Item Id: IMP23021
Iron Cross First Class 1914, 800s With Case of Issue
Highest quality, period private purchase cross, three piece construction with Iron core and real silver frames. The cross has a very nice convex shape for better fit when worn on a tunic. Hinge, pin and catch all intact to the reverse. The cross is in very good condition with aprox 99% of the original black paint intact to the core. Marked “800” to the reverse which is the silver content (800/1000).
The cross comes housed in its original private purchase case. The case is made of wood with a simulated black grained leather covering. The fold back top lid has a closure button still present and functional. The interior of the case has a burgundy red flocking covering to the bottom with a slotted recess to secure the award in place. The case is in very good condition with only minor chafe wear.
Highest quality period purchase set which will be close to impossible to upgrade!!