The pith is original but in poor condition. The two badges are both fakes/copies. Value is always hard when they are in poor condition and the badges can be hard and pricey to replace.
I have two for sale in the classifieds so that gives you some idea of what a good one would go for.
Whatever its just an opinion.
wait and get a better one.
And some cool shades.....
'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.
thank you for help, it is always better to ask before than later think how to return it. Mike