Decorations and Medals

German Cross in Gold w/Case (#28690)



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Marked “20” for C.F. Zimmermann, Pforzheim to back of pin. Exceptionall conditioned specimen of a “text book” Zimmermann cross with correct die flaw and pin construction. Obverse of cross shows NO waer with 100% of gilding to wreath and perfect enamel showing no damage, crack or chips. Star burst is in perfect condition showing NO wear and no loss to blackened surface. Reverse shows typical pin, hinge and catch for this manufacturer and features 100% protective frosting andf lacquer to pin. Domed revits are perfect and tight to the reverse star burst. Cross is complete with correct later style case with gold line exterior of case. Interior shows almost ni age/wear and has correct black insert and artifical silk lining to lid. See Dietrich Maerz’ excellent work on the German Cross for an example of this manufacturer.  Unworn/MINT (28690)