Nov 01, 2016 - Sale 2428

Sale 2428 - Lot 112

Price Realized: $ 1,188
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 500 - $ 750
KAISER AWARDS ORDER OF MERIT TO CHIEF OF THE GENERAL STAFF OF THE ARMED FORCES WILHELM II; EMPEROR OF GERMANY. Letter Signed, "Wilhelm R.," as Emperor, to Count Franz Conrad von Hötzendorf, in German, awarding him the Order of Merit of the Prussian Crown in recognition of his help in the preparation and execution of the historic Gorlice-Tarnów Offensive. 1 page, 4to, with integral blank, folds, faint scattered foxing, minor toning overall. With the original envelope. "Schloss Pleß" [Pszczyna], 12 May 1915