|Nice cased award with a gilt finish and black enamel work. To reverse "Für treue Dienste", (For Loyal Service). The decoration is still very bright and clean. The ribbon suspension ring and loop are both intact. The decoration comes complete with original ribbed cornflower blue ribbon with a brass pin back device handstitched to the reverse top edge. Also included is the original award case with gilt embossed '40' and oakleaves.