A boxed example of the very rare Silver Spanish Cross without swords attributed to Rudolf Wachtler & Lange complete with LDO box. This rare award without swords was awarded to non combatants and is much rarer than the version with swords.
Only 327 were awarded.
NS-RKB flag bearers armband insignia of gilded alloy with embroiderd cloth centre flag of iron cross with swastika.To the reverse is a double pin with retainers for attaching to the centre of the navy blue wool armband worn mounted on the upper right sleeve .
This is a very rare piece of insignia.Excellent condition.
Nice example alloy award with a bronze wash. The reverse features embossed Latin script to the center, "1 Oktober 1938", encompassed by additional embossed script, "Ein Volk, Ein Reich, Ein Führer" (One People, One State, One Leader). The award comes housed in its original softwood and cardboard construction issue case with a simulated grained burgundy leather covering with impressed gilt printed national eagle to the center of the lid.The swastika has been removed or DeNazified. The interior of the case has a burgundy flock lining to the bottom. The interior top lid is lined in white satin.
Die struck bronze alloy construction medal with a bronze wash. Latin script, "Für Arbeit zum Schutze Deutschlands", (For Work on the Defenses of Germany) to reverse. Comes with a tan paper envelope with black printed Gothic script "Deutsches Schutzwall-Ehrenzeichen", (German Defense Wall Honor Award). Reverse of envelope has black printed Gothic scripted manufacturer's name "Carl Poellath Schrobenhansen".