Cased Iron Cross 1st class. Iron Cross is a presentation with hand engraved dedication to a Leibstandarte SS NCO Walter Pitsch. Pitsch won the Knight’s Cross in 1945. Reverse of cross reads: SS – Uschfhr. Walter Pitsch 1.SS-Pz. Div “LSSAH” 17.10.1943. Cross is slightly convex and the pin is maker marked L/18 for the maker Mayer. The case is leather covered and has outline of the iron cross on the lid. Cases shows wear / age and has a separation on the bottom edge near the hinge side. Cross is Very Fine++ / Exc – condition and the case would rate at Fine. Beautiful piece to a LAH Knight’s Cross winner.