The face with a circular central red enamel medallion bearing the monogram I for Ferdinand I, institutor of the Order, within a white enamel ring inscribed in silver letters (for Civil Merit). The reverse with a circular central red enamel medallion bearing the Bulgarian lion rampant with a shield with the Saxon coat of arms imposed on its breast within a white enamel ring inscribed in silver letters with the date 2 ABCT 1891 (2 August 1891). The Order for Civil Merit was instituted on 2 August 1891 to be conferred only on civilians and for exemplary service or acts of merit earning the gratitude of the country.
This example is from the reign of Ferdinand I and thus issued prior to 1918. A good example in original case.
The item "1891 Bulgarian Order For Civil Merit Cross Bulgaria Medal in Case, Vintage" is in sale since Saturday, September 12, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\1903-13\Original Period Items". The seller is "two014" and is located in Marlboro, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.