Civil Merit Medal, Type IV, in Bronze (stamped "W.KULLRICH")

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SKU: 02.MSW.0116.103.01.000

Estimated market value:

$200+ USD

  • Bronze Medal (stamped "W.KULLRICH") Obverse
  • Bronze Medal (stamped "W.KULLRICH") Obverse
  • Bronze Medal (stamped "W.KULLRICH") Reverse
  • Bronze Medal (stamped "W.KULLRICH") Reverse

Estimated market value:

$200+ USD

Attributes

  • Country
    Germany
  • Composition
    Bronze
  • Inscription
    Obv: FRIEDRICH FRANZ GROSSHERZOG V. MECKLENBURG-SCHWERIN Rev: DEM VERDIENSTE PER ASPERA AD ASTRA
  • Size
    41mm
  • Version Remarks
    The award weighs 28 grams.
  • Image Licensing
    https://www.emedals.com/europe/germany/german-states/mecklenburg/a-mecklenburg-merit-medal

Physical Description and Item Details


In bronze, measuring 41mm, better than very fine.

History


The Medal was originally instituted by Grand Duke Friedrich Franz in 1798, and was conferred in recognition of meritorious service rendered to the Grand Duke and the state.

The Type IV Medals were issued under Grand Duke Friedrich Franz II and feature his portrait on the obverse.

Men wore the medal as a neck decoration and women wore the medal on a bow ribbon.

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