Hello ,I have come across this Germany awake watch fob on the internet and was wondering if anyone as any info on such items i.e are they known to be mass faked ,or could this one be ok .Here is a couple of pics ,any info would be welcome ,Thanks Paul.P.s hope this is in the correct forum.
08-06-2015 10:46 AM
It's a genuine item, all you need now is a watch to hang off it! Here's a photo of one in a book produced by Ulrich of England.
'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 the info Ned ,Paul.
I definitely like this fob! The colors are a touch faded, but that is fine. An excellent collectable piece!
"Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."