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.
Cased Bar 'Spange' to the Iron Cross 1st Class. Tombac version non maker marked but attributed to B.H. Mayer.Some frosted silver remaining to swastika and date.Retainer is missing from badge.Wood and cardboard construction case with simulated leather covering.Interior of case has black flock base and with white satin lining, lug from fastening button is missing. Lid has impressed silver image of the award.
Very nice badge from a rare maker with variant example being the RZM stamp to the top of badge reverse and the maker stamp to bottom.Stamped M1/128 for 'Eugen Schmidhaussler , Pforzheim' .Excellent condition.
Early Italian-German African Campaign Medal. Awarded to soldiers of the Wehrmacht and Italian troops who served in the North African campaign. The medal is constructed from tombak with a bronze wash. Original ribbon is worn but no damage complete with period safety pin.
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.