(2) War Merit Cross: the front features a monogram of King Victor Emmanuel III (V E III) at the top, oak leaves surrounding a gladius at the bottom and the inscription “Merito di Guerra” in the centre. The back features a five-pointed radial star. The ribbon consists of vertical blue lines with two narrower white vertical stripes in the middle.
One of the two ribbons is more damaged. The lot also includes a ribbon piece that was probably cut and and three stars with pin.
Cross size 37 x 37 cm
Stars size approx. 8 mm
Collector’s items dating back to the fascist era in good condition with some signs of ageing as you can see in the photos, which should be carefully viewed as they are an integral part of the description. Protective packaging and tracked shipping. Any customs duties and taxes shall be at the buyer’s expense.
- 2 War Merit Crosses, 3 stars
- Country of Origin
- Good condition
- Original/ Replica
- Comes with certificate of authenticity