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Article about: one more to check with you all, i believe this to be a good original WW2 vintage badge, but once again would welcome other opinions. many thanks Robin

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    one more to check with you all, i believe this to be a good original WW2 vintage badge, but once again would welcome other opinions.

    many thanks

    Robin Click image for larger version. 

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    Looks fine to me.

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    Thanks Ade, it and the excellent machine gunner badge are on ebay and i intend buying them. i am always a little nervous about buying off ebay and am pleased to have my opinion backed up by knowledgeable persons such as yourself.

    best wishes

    robin

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    I must concur with my esteemed collector colleague; it is a fine period Guard's Badge.

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    For reference, here is a repro Guards badge, sold as such by Trident.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Yep, an original WW2 Guards Badge. The screwplate is a variation from the Pobeda Factory in Moscow that I haven't seen before.

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