Verdienstkreuz vom Zähringer Löwen – Merit Cross of Zähringer Lion
Reference: OEK 160
Grand Duchy of Baden. Merit Cross was established 1889 by Grand Duke Friedrich I. as lower class of the Order of Zähringer Lion. Awarded for civil merits on peacetime ribbon (yellow with green stripes), since 1915 also to young officers for military merits (on the ribbon of Military Karl-Friedrich Order)
Gilded silver, very nice condition, on original ribbon for civil merits.