Original WWII 1939 Iron Cross 1st Class By Zimmerman Certified. 1939 pattern, die struck, three piece, iron and nickel/silver plated alloy construction Pattée style cross with a single piece iron core and a two piece alloy frame. The obverse of the award features an embossed, central, canted, swastika with the re-institution date, “1939”, to the bottom arm. The swastika stands out in nice, high relief while the date is somewhat lower. The plain reverse has a solid, soldered block type hinge, a broad, tapering, vertical pin and original catch all intact Maker marked “20” for maker C.F. Zimmermann of Pforzheim. Nice example showing the expected minor age and wear overall good condition. One of the classic desirable collector’s items from the third Reich in used but good condition. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. Great Iron Cross Maker marked don’t miss it!