Last edited by rbminis; 11-14-2014 at 06:34 AM. Reason: Edit title to use the correct German terminology.
Hi and welcome to the Forum. Someone correct me
if I'm wrong, but I believe it's a fake.
Below is a link to an almost identical one :
25-year SS long service medal
Agreed I think it's a fake also, lacking details. Hope you didn't pay to much
It does look similar to the fake, however the ribbon ring is different, in that one you linked me it is round and my one is oval.
What makes it look fake? Nah I paid around $90 usd
Tough luck friend.. Walkwolf and others are a great reference and many a saddend members have been there and done that.. Welcome to the forum.. Auctions can be frenzied and time is the lacking factor, However.. Time allows before the auction gavel strikes.. I suggest you post "Before" placing a bid on a item.. Just my two cents.. Again.. Welcome to the forum... G
The swastika is off center on the flan, for one.
I don't suppose they were intentionally made
that way - as in a 3 dimensional effect.........
That would be a steal for one of these
Bugger, I had a feeling it was just too good to be true. Any idea what an original one would look like? Are their any features that are important? Quite annoyed at the auction house if it is indeed a fake as they said it was original