Silbernes Verdienstkreuz – Silver Cross of Merit
Instituted 1849 by Emperor Franz Joseph I. Cross with crown, on red ribbon for civil or peacetime merits.
On the ring silver content mark and manufacturer’s mark Rozet & Fischmeister, Wien. Nice old manufacturing form the period 1875-1914.
Silver, partially enameled. Excellent condition, with intact enamel. On the original old ribbon.