Romania – Kingdom. Loyal Service Cross (Crucea Serviciul Credincios) with Crossed Swords, Ist Class Gold Grade, 1938-1947 issue, housed in its original box of issue.
The Cross was instituted on 11 November 1906 in celebration of the 40th anniversary of King Carol's appointment as Domnitor of the Principality of Romania to be awarded for long and faithful service to the Kingdom of Romania. The Cross could be awarded to Romanian and non-Romanian citizens. This example is from the period 1938-1947 and is for military services.