IRONCROSS #44860 Unissued 2nd Class Iron Cross with Ribbon
The outside edges are glistening with their silver and the serrations are nice and crisp. The blackening on both sides is in perfect condition with good vaulting to the center swastika.
The loop on this example is marked "13".
The Iron Cross comes with its original unissued ribbon with red center and white and black stripes.
if you are looking for a real stunner to add to your collection this is a beautiful example.
IRONCROSS #32234 Imperial 2nd Class Iron Cross
This 2nd Class Iron Cross shows some age and some wear throughout. The finish is worn on the high points but still appears to be good throughout the lower surfaces. The serrations are relatively crisp. The cross depicts a Prussian crown over a “w” in the center and the “1914” date below.
On the reverse is an additional Prussian crown over the initials “fw”. In the center is an oak leaf sprig over the date “1813”. There is no ribbon on this loop.
IRONCROSS #41340C Imperial 2nd Class Iron Cross
The loop is marked but it is very faint and quite difficult to make out.
A nice looking Imperial example here, just waiting for a ribbon.
Near Mint. $105.00
IRONCROSS #32725 Imperial 2nd Class Iron Cross
This Iron Cross has a fine patination throughout and all of the serrations are still crisp. The original finish is still 100% throughout the obverse and reverse. The obverse depicts a raised “W” in the center with a Prussian crown at the top and the date, “1914” at the bottom leg. The reverse depicts a sprig of oak leaves in the center with a Prussian crown over the initials, “FW”. On the reverse is the date of inception, “1813”. There is no marking on the loop. There is no ribbon for this medal.
IRONCROSS #32918C Imperial 2nd Class Iron Cross
This imperial 2nd class Iron Cross has a nice patination throughout and is still quite crisp and in nice condition. The serrations are still excellent and the surfaces still have almost all of the original finish thinning a little on the high points. The obverse depicts the “W” in the center with a Prussian crown at the top leg and the date, “1914” at the bottom. On the reverse there is a set of raised oak leaves with a Prussian crown over the letters, “FW”. At the bottom is the date, “1813”, the year the Iron Cross was introduced. The loop on this example is marked, “KO”. Unfortunately there is no ribbon. A nice example though if you can get a ribbon for it.
IRONCROSS #44039 Boxed 2nd Class Spange with Issue Ribbon
The spange itself is nicely toned and has fine detailing throughout the eagle, wreathed swastika, and "1939" plaque. The spange is attached to the original ribbon via a pair of prongs.
A very solid example here.
Excellent Plus. $350.00
IRONCROSS #44063C Imperial 2nd Class Iron Cross with Spange with Ribbon
This is a rarely seen combination here being a very fine Imperial Iron Cross with the attached spange. The Iron Cross has very fine silvered edges with some patina and very crisp serrations. The blackening on both sides of the cross remains in perfect condition throughout. Attached to the loop above is the black ribbon with white lines on both sides along with the 1939 2nd Class Spange. The spange retains all of its fine silvering throughout with outstanding detail. An extremely nice example here in first class condition.
Excellent Plus. $495.00
IRONCROSS #43355C 1st Class Spange
The 1939 plaque is the type with the ends cut at 45 degree angles. The reverse is fitted with a barrel hinge, tapered pin, and soldered catch.
A good, original example here.
IRONCROSS #43356C 1st Class Spange
The reverse has a small barrel hinge and a tapered pin. The catch, however, is broken off. It could be repaired by someone with the know-how.
A decent spange here, with some condition issues.
IRONCROSS #37895 1st Class Spange with Screw-back
The screw-back is a round, fluted concave type. There are serrations for easy turning. It is marked “Deschler & Sohne”.
This is a fine original which would pair wonderfully with a tunic; this is a great opportunity to acquire a rare, authentic Spange.