A nice buntmetall example. The reverse appears to have been heavily "cleaned" to me.
'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 your fast answer. Well seen for the reverse cleaning, it looks like indeed! I am always a bit careful when a badge shines a bit too much ;-)
Good looking tombak Schwerin.
Yes,it may have been cleaned a little,but still a nice early original IMO.
very nice one.
That is a beauty! A fine looking original. Leon.
"Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway