Lot 10094

A nine-piece orders clasp belonging to a major in the Bavarian Army and the Schutztruppe

Orders & Military Collectibles until 1918 | O91m | Online auction | 543 Lots

Hammer price € 4,200

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Description

Bavarian Military Order of Merit, Cross 3rd Class with Swords (silver, gilt, "J. L." and "950" stamped on the back, "J.L." and "900" on the point of one sword, "900" on the ring. A flaw in the enamel on the reverse of one cross arm). Bavarian Military Order of Merit, Cross 4th Class (the back marked "GH" and "980", the ring "900". Flaws in the enamel on several cross arms). Iron Cross 2nd Class. Prussian Royal Order of the Crown, Cross 4th Class. Bavarian Long Service Award for 24 years. Luitpold medal. Württemberg Friedrich Order: Knight's Cross (silver, gilt, two cross arms not enamelled). Southwest Africa commemorative medal for combatants with four combat bars. Commemorative medal of 1897. Plus an Honour Cross of the World War 1914/1918 for Combatants. Moreover, a chain of miniatures (three separate decorations) and two Iron Cross 1st Class (one marked "We", no clasp, the other convex and stamped "800" on the back). Damaged in places, signs of wear and age.
A unique object belonging to a Bavarian officer and member of the imperial Schutztruppe.

Provenance: Consigned directly from the family estate.

Condition: II - III Questions about the lot?

General Information

The auction starts on Thursday, Feb. 3, 2022 at 10 am (CET). Lot no. 10001 - 10547. The pre-sale view will take place from 26 - 29 Jan. 2022 in our auction rooms at Bretonischer Ring 3 in 85630 Grasbrunn / Munich from 11 am to 5 pm (CET).