WW1 German MECKLENBURG SCHWERIN WAR MERIT CROSS 2ND CLASS
An original German War Merit Cross From the WW1 German state of Mecklenburg Schwerin.
Amongst the more attractive of Imperial German awards this is the direct equivalent of the Iron Cross second class. The medal’s history goes back a lot further than WW1 however, First being awarded in the 1840’s. This example is in Excellent condition, with full length worn ribbon.