MECKLENBURG-SCHWERIN – MILITARY MERIT CROSS – 2ND CLASS
The Military Merit cross 2nd Class from the Grand Duchy of Mecklenburg-Schwerin is the equivalent to the Iron Cross 2nd Class from Prussia. After the iron Cross 2nd Class, this was the oldest of this type of decoration. In fact the Military merit cross was awarded for more military conflicts than the Iron Cross 2nd Class.
The cross is gold toned and is of similar sized dimensions to the Iron Cross. It comes with an original piece of ribbon in the colors of blue, yellow and red.
This is a consignment item.