c. 1936 Early Fallschirmscutzen / Fallschirmjager / Aluminum Paratrooper Badge -- Any Comments Appreciated
I purchased this paratrooper badge at an estate sale a few weeks ago. Looks to be an early Heer Fallschirmschutzen / Fallscirmjager paratroop badge with early aluminum eagle centerpiece. I would greatly appreciate any comments in regard to its authenticity.
04-07-2014 05:42 AM
sorry to say, but imo you picked up a fake.
Only the company of Juncker made the early Aluminium variants. Based on this pics, there are many red flags to see: rivetting, hinge, catch, pin and the "L" maker mark is nonsens.
Sorry, I would agree with Joe. The wreath eagle is also incorrect.
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Hi , sorry but I agree that this one is a fake ,I have real trouble spotting the difference between top end fakes and genuine pieces when it comes to this badge but even I only had to look at the first image to spot it.The detailing is just not up to standard and the hinge is very poor. Leon.
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