A collection of the best known German orders and decorations
Rare German Military Service and Civil Orders Reference Book w/287 glossy color tobacco cards depicting important German Orders and Medals from the beginning in year 1190 with orders of the Knighthood up until the period of World War One (WWI) and early 1920's. There are pages of narrative content facing each page of cards.
Table of Contents:
Series 1 Historic Order; Series 2 Court and House Orders; Series 3 Merit Medal; Series 4 Military Order; Series 5 Civil Order; Series 6 merit crosses and decorations; Series 7 Medals for Valor and Merit; Series 8 Welfare and Women's Orders; Series 9 memorial signs; Series 10 World War I foundations; Series 11 State awards of the present
In very good exterior and near very good interior condition.
With an old custom Dust Wrapper, which protected the boards very well. The colors are still very bright.
Faint foxing to edges and occasionally to some pages, else ok with minor traces of use and age.
All pages are complete and tight in the binding.
Complete with all cards.
Approx/Measurements: 13-1/2" x 11" ~2.05 lbs.
Published by Waldorf-Astoria GmbH Munich
Airmail shipping with recorded delivery to any destination in the world: $17.95