You really can't tell much from one picture.
Hi would need to see more photos but most unlikely real as alot of copys have been made in India
Read this buddy, then you'll know.
'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.
Thanks for that Ned, interesting link.
As Ned has educated you I would imagine you now know the answer...it is a fake and not a good one I am afraid !
Prost ! Steve.
"The German Army is the perfectly adapted, perfectly running Machine. The difference is that the Germans are organised with a view to War...with the cold, hard, practical and business-like purpose of winning victories."
G.W. Steevens - The Daily Mail (1897)
Interesting and informative link, Ned. Thanks.