Kriegskreuz für Zivilverdienste IV. Klasse – War Cross for Civil Merits 4th Class
Established on 4.2.1916 by the Emperor Franz Joseph I. (last decoration instituted by His Majesty). Awarded to persons who were not directly involved in the fight, but have rendered outstanding services to the state in wartime.
Back mark S.G.A. (possibl yfor the manufacturer G.A.Scheid) and silver content mark (Diane’s head), on the pin stamp P.
Gilded silver, partially enameled , pinset complete and working. Very nice condition. Itact enamel without defects, gilt excellent preserved on both sides.