Romania (RSR), Order for Military Merit, 1st class, with original fitted case of issue, 1965-1989.
The medallion is brass with gold finish and enamels, riveted three-piece construction; measures 39.5 mm wide. The case is wrapped in red leatherette and has the name / class of the decoration impressed in gold on the cover: "Ordinul Meritul Militar Cl.1". The interior is lined in Burgundy felt and has a fitted nest for the award.
In excellent condition. Comes on original suspension in brass with well-preserved old ribbon. The case is likewise excellent, shows only tiny amount of wear at the corners; the interior is immaculately clean.