Last edited by rbminis; 10-09-2015 at 05:48 PM. Reason: Edited tile to use tthe correct German terminology.
A bronze beauty Robin! It's rare to find a Brehmer with rivets that haven't all been "tightened" to stop the tank rattling due to the size discrepancy between the drilled holes and the tombak fasteners. You're correct in your assertion of this being an early badge as well.
'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 comments. Badge is winging its way to me as we type.
Badge is now in hand and its a lovely example. When shaken it gives a reassuring rattle .