$2,950.00

SKU: GR16085 Categories: , Product ID: 4439

Description

MEDAL, “POUR LE MERITE”, DOUBLE AWARD, GILTED GOLD, W/GOLD OAK LEAF FOR SECOND AWARD AND CORRECT 2ND AWARD NECK RIBBON, THIS MEDAL WAS MADE IN THE 1940’S BY MAYBAUER AND MARKETED BY GODET & SON OF BERLIN (WHO HAD STOPPED MAKING THEM BY THAT TIME). IT IS A SOLID BASE METAL (BRONZE W/VERY HIGH COPPER CONTENT NEEDED TO TAKE THE GOLD PLATING), MARKED “J.G. & S.” ON RAISED PORTION OF PIE SHAPED SUSPENSION. THE OAK LEAF IS 10 KARAT GOLD. SHOWING GOOD HONEST WEAR BY THE OWNER ON THE POINTS OF THE CROSS AND AT THE SUSPENSION AREA (WHERE YOU CAN SEE THE COPPERY BASE METAL). NECK RIBBON IS WWI PERIOD. STILL A BEAUTIFUL MEDAL GOOD FOR A DISPLAY.