You're correct, it's a nice early Deumer type 1.20 made entirely from tombak/buntmetall. I really like the quirky looking eagle on these, and the even wear of the high quality silver finish only adds to it's lovely character, a very nice GAB.
'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'
In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.
Congrats, these are quite hard to find. Yours is a fine example. Stewy
thank you guys, I'm glad you like it too.