Iron cross construction

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katana
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Iron cross construction

Post by katana » Fri Nov 20, 2015 9:58 am

What where the frames and hanging rings made from on WW1 Iron crosses pure silver,nickel silver or were they silver plated ?.

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Re: Iron cross construction

Post by kaiser » Fri Nov 20, 2015 1:10 pm

the core of the iron cross is in metal
the outer ring is normaly silver as some of them are marked with the grade of silver
usualy 825 if im not wrong and on the little ring you find a code refering to who made it

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