Is it a "123" - Beck, Hassinger & Co.?
I would agree, the 123 mark is normally quite poor on these crosses
Yes its a typical poor stamp on by this maker
"In all my years as a soldier, I have never seen men fight so hard." - SS Obergruppenfuhrer Wilhelm Bittrich - Arnhem
imo its a EK2 original.thats it.
Thanks for the comments.