Medals in Boxes and Bags

 
WW2 German Russian Front Medal.  Ostmedaille. Winterschlacht im Osten Bag Issue Packet Award Hanau

WW2 German Russian Front Medal.  Ostmedaille.  This was an award for those who served on the East Front. 

The paper issue bag or packet measures about 4 x 2.25 inches.  It is stamped on the back with the maker’s name, Arbeitshemeinschaft der Gravur-Gold und Silberschmiede - Innungen-Hanau in a rectangle.  The bag’s top is hanging on by a thread as it looks to have been torn open.

The Russian Front Medal is beautiful on the front and very good on the back.  The suspension ring is not maker marked, but the medal has the characteristics (longer helmet visor and distinct ring on the grenade) of Russian front Medals made by this maker.  Inside the packet was about 6 inches of original ribbon.

$80

WW2 German Russian Front Medal.  Ostmedaille. Winterschlacht im Osten Arbeitsgemenschaft
WW2 German 25 Year Faithful Service Medal  award document.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25 Urkunde

WW2 German 25 Year Faithful Service Medal in the original box with the award document.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25.  The document is in an original frame from the period with a small hanger at the top.  It was awarded to Mechanic August Welsch, 30 October 1940.  It has a facsimile Joachim Meissner signature and the lower left corner has an embossed eagle and swastika.

The beautiful silver medal is frosty and bright.  Suspended from original blue ribbon with a safety type pin and catch sewn to the back.  The box is not maker marked.  As you can see, the box has slight wear to the corners, which remain firm.

Medal is absolutely excellent condition. Box is in good to very good condition. 

$100

WW2 German 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25 Box Case
WW2 German 25 Year Faithful Service Medal.  Treuedienste Ehrenzeichen 25 Box Case Document
Ww2 German Mother's Cross in Gold Cased Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter
Ww2 German Mother's Cross in Gold Cased Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter

WW2 German Mothers Cross 1938 1st Class in Gold.  Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter.  Was awarded for 8 or more children.  Medal is in very good condition with no chips, scratches or blemishes to the enamel.  Nice bright gold front and back.  Suspended from about 29 inches of original ribbon. The ends are not sewn together. Has not been cleaned.

The case is in very good condition with a working button. There is slight wear to the corners.  The inside silk does not cover the hinge.  The inside lid is maker marker, Franz Reischauer ,Oberstein - Nahe.

Very good condition.

$115

Ww2 German Mother's Cross in Gold Cased Ehrenkreuz der Deutschen Mutter Franz Reischauer ,Oberstein - Nahe