War Cross for Civil Merits

Austria-Hungary. War Cross for Civil Merits 3rd Class, marked HS, in original case

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Kriegskreuz für Zivilverdienste III. Klasse, Hst. HS, im Originaletui von Franz Weber

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Kriegskreuz für Zivilverdienste III. Klasse – War Cross for Civil Merits 3rd 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 HS (manufacturer not known), silver content mark (Diane’s head). In original old award case, back stamp fo the manufacturer Franz Weber, Wien.

Silver, partially enameled, pin a little bit bent, but pinset complete and working. Very nice condition. Intact enamel without defects.