VERY RARE CASED SS 12 YEAR LONG SERVICE MEDAL.
This is an extremely rare SS 12 year long service cross in silver complete with blue ribbon with silver bullion runes and leatherette box of issue with SS runes to lid.The swastika cross still retains much original silver frosting, the obverse side features the SS runes and the reverse side the inscription, FUR TREUE DIENSTE IN DER SS, It is fitted with the correct style beveled suspension ring and tear drop suspension loop.The blue silk ribbon features the silver bullion SS runes. Complete with black leatherette storage box with SS runes to the lid, the interior features white silk insert in the lid and the base of the box is lined in red velvet and it is inset to accommodate the medal and ribbon.The SS 12 years medal is rare but it is extremely rare to find an example which is cased and with the correct ribbon. The catch that opens the case is rusted and no longer functions but a spot of oil might solver this small problem but this is a superb complete set in exceptional condition. [Condition: Near Mint]