Original WWII German Iron Cross Second Class Medal Brought Home By U.S. Veteran. Classic WWII German Iron Cross. Eisernes Kreuz II Klasse or EK2. It was worn as shown in the photos on the day of presentation. After that the ribbon only was worn. . The medal is in good condition with some flaking to the black, magnetic core. Maker marked number “24” for the maker Arbeitsgemeinschaft der Hanauer Plakettenhersteller. This is one of the most iconic medals of Germany in both WWI and WWII. As shown includes the ribbon and medal. Even with it’s slight condition issues this is a very rare maker and very collectable. Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war.100% Guaranteed to be authentic Brought home by a U.S .Veteran as a trophy of war. Complete museum documentation (COA) Provided. Please see our other German Medals and Relics From WWII. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. A great set!