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German Railroad Eagle, Dont know if they are original or reproductions.

Article about: They are good pieces even if they are Repros. As I said originally I got them passed down by a family member and I have no real interest in them and I am not an expert in them either.

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    Default German Railroad Eagle, Dont know if they are original or reproductions.

    I have been handed down these two railroad eagles by a family member who passed away. He enjoyed collecting German Memorabilia. I have no idea if these are reproductions or originals and I am wondering how much they are worth?
    If anyone can shed some light on them It would be much appreciated.
    Thanks!
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    The first one is a reproduction.
    for the second one I am not a fain but would like to see better pictures.
    chris

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    alright thankyou. And yes, I will try take more pictures of the silver one?

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    I never saw anything like that first one, I agree with chris on that one, the second one has a chance even though it looks purposly aged, but I do not know enough about them, you will most likely have to post better pictures of the bolts on the back, but wait for the experts to chime in.

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    Neither have I, which made me curious. And yes I will get around to posting better pictures. Thankyou

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    The key to these is the fixing bolts on the rear I believe. Good pics of them and any other markings will help. Also they come in specific sizes, so please measure from wingtip to wingtip.

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    Thankyou. The silver metal eagle is 35". The Bronze copper looking eagle is just a bit over 37".
    The fixings look modified to what they were originally (as the screws are new and shiny) so it was possible to hang on the wall.
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    2nd one is either original or a very very good copy. I think it is okay.

    The "G.AL. Mg.Si." stands for Galvanized Aluminum Magnesium Silicone

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    The silver eagle may be original? Amazing news Thank you for helping me

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    I studied these things for a few weeks when I was looking to buy one myself. The reverse design of the shoulders on the second one I have never seen before, so I don't know 100% if it is good or not at this point.

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