Erinnerungskreuz Königgrätz 1866 – Commemorative Cross of the Königgrätz / Sadova Battle
Reference: OEK 1938
Instituted 20.09.1866 by King Wilhelm I. for soldiers participating in the Austro-Prussian War(called also Seven Weeks’ War). This cross was awarded to the soldiers of fighting in in the victorious batlle of Königgrätz (today Hradec Kralove in Czech Republic), also called Battle of Sadova (3. July 1866).
Nice awarded original with grooved loop. Very nice condition, on old ribbon. So nice preserved not often encountered on the collectors market.