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Herman

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    the Netherlands
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    - WW1 Victory Medals
    - Dutch medals from 1813 till now
    - some other countries

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  1. What I meant to say was that they only used this ribbon and put a Czech officer grade attachment on top. I did not mean to say that this Belgian officer served on a Danish hospitalship or in a Danish unit. Just that the medal mounted used some different ribbon which looked close enough to use it.
  2. Hello Guy, I checked my pictures and the Internet, but nothing similar in the Belgian medals. Even the Belgian Red Cross medals do not have a match with this typical red and white variation. However I did find a match for the ribbon. It's an unexpected one but the ribbon of the Danish Korea medal is a match. See the pictures below. Regards Herman
  3. Well, then somebody used that Belgian ribbon to create a Czech White Lion on this ribbonbar. :-) Good luck with your search, Herman
  4. Could it be a Belgian Commemorative and/or Veterans Group/Society medal? They appear to be in this colour scheme.
  5. I agree with 922F. Czech White Lion, Officer grade.
  6. Hello hamilcar, A nice collection you bought. Only the medals with the full orange colour are Dutch. They are called the 'Trouwe dienst medaille' Loyal service medal. It is given to all Dutch military personell below the rank of officer. A bronze one is given for 12 years of service, a silver one for 24 years and a gold one for 36 years. The left one on the last picture is a Korean miniature medal for the Korean war given to military personell who served in the Korean war from 1950 - 1954. Cheers Herman
  7. Another Slowak medal in a Dutch group.
  8. Herman

    German Medal Group

    THIS ADVERT HAS EXPIRED!

    • FOR SALE
    • ORIGINAL/AUTHENTIC

    For sale, a simple and honest German medal group of 5 medals. All original and mounted in the 1930-ties. The group consist of: - Iron Cross 2nd class 1914. 3 pieces, magnetic, no visible marks. - Silver Merit Medal 1914 of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt. Marked on the reverse "Verdienst im Kriege" . This one is of real silver, no later war type of a different Metal. Unmarked. - Cross of Honor with swords. (Marked "Eibe" at the 12 o'clock reverse) - Hungarian WW1 Commemorative medal. Unmarked. - Bulgarian WW1 Commemorative medal. Unmarked. This group has not been tampered with. Everything is original. I will not go lower than the indicate price. The quoted postage is dependant on your home country. Within Europe it's the first figure for registered mail. USA is the middle figure and Australian the last.

    £121.00

  9. The first one is Ethiopian, the second one looks exactly the same as the first one on the third row. Only the Belgian Military Cross doesn't has a Commander/Grand Cross variation. No idea which order it must represent. Herman
  10. It's a ribbon for a different medal! The green stripe is too close to the edge. Check it with the correct ek2 ribbon to the left. Regards Herman
  11. Yes, so do I. I will replace the bars with some 'made in france' 30-ties bars. Any opinion about the brooch Bilco? Thanks and Regards, Herman
  12. Yes ! This picture was sent to me upon my request. It confirms my thoughts. Now I hope it's original. Herman
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