A 1957 Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Swords and Oak Leaves Consignment #29
A 1957 Knight's Cross of the Iron Cross with Swords and Oak Leaves - Frosted Silver frame marked 800, non-magnetic core, oak leaves and crossed swords suspension marked 800, independent ribbon, near mint. In its hardshelled case of issue, recessed medal bed, cross slightly too large for recessed bed, however presents very well, extremely fine overall. (C:29) Footnote: These "de-nazified" awards were issued by the Federal Republic of Germany in 1957 for Veterans wear, as Second World War awards were not allowed to be worn. They were awarded only to German Veterans entitled to such awards during the War. Production of these awards ceased in 1986.