Lot 5317

Hauptmann Franz Schmidt – a Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross

International Military History from 1919 | A89r | Live auction | 900 Lots

Hammer price € 12,500

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Description

The early issue by Klein & Quenzer, no punched number of the presidential chancellery. The blackened iron core in a silver frame, this and the suspension ring stamped (inside) with "800" hallmark. Width 48.3 mm, weight including suspension ring 30.3 g. Customised ribbon with closure bands. In untouched condition, directly from the family estate.Comes with an album page and two loose photos of the Knight's Cross award ceremony with General Pflugbeil, plus a small photo of the bearer.

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General Information

The auction includes 904 lots and starts on Wednesday, June 2, 2021 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 5001 - 5904. The pre-sale view will take place from 19 - 22 May, 25, 29 and 31 May 2021. However, the number of participants for both auction and viewing is limited due to Covid-19 restrictions and requires an appointment. Prior to any visit please check our website - we'll up.