Maker marked '55' on ring. Clean example with good paintwork. Some tarnish to silver frame. Short piece of modern replacement ribbon. This was the standard gallantry award of the German armed forces in WW2.
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I received the silver Verdienstkreuz this morning. Your swiftness and dedication was very much appreciated and, though the envelope arrived with a Post Office sticker saying it had been found open or damaged, the cross was unharmed and looks beautiful. Thanks for your time.
E C, UK, 18.10.2005
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