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 manufacturers mark S (in rhombus).
Gilded bronze, pinset complete and working. Very nice condition.