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Medal box / help to ID if poss please Gents

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Hi Gents

just spotted this amongst a job lot with some other bits.  It includes a German ‘Hindenburg’ cross for widows on a trifold ribbon.

Do they belong together please ?


The shape of the medal that fits the box looks to have curved ends to its arms...



The cross




Cheers Gents

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Thanks Gents

i had only hoped to hear back so soon!


6 minutes ago, BalkanCollector said:

They don't. It's a box for Austria-Hungary Merit Cross. Here's an example in the exact box: (photo taken from the internet)




6 minutes ago, speedytop said:

Hi Farkas,

please see here:

Verdienstkreuz mit der Krone


thanks again both.....



heres the lot.....


Shame they don’t match but I I’d prefer that box anyway...


Any thoughts Gents?

cheers tony

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