Saxony-Weimar. An Honour Cross for Meritious Services, c.1870

Item #G37089

(Ehrenzeichen für rühmliche Tätigkeit). Issued 1870-1871. Constructed of silver; the obverse inscribed with the crowned royal monogram; the reverse inscribed “Für rühmliche Thätigkeit”, and dated “1870-1871”; on a loop for suspension from its period original ladies ribbon; measuring 37.95 mm (w) x 49.04 mm (h); weighing 17.8 grams; in overall better than very fine condition.