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Article about: Morgen, gents, typical Q-n - is that badge good enough to buy? What about maker?

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    Morgen, gents,

    typical Q-n - is that badge good enough to buy? What about maker?
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    Just looking at the incredibly poor quality of the main wheel of the tank track alone, I would say this is a very bad cast fake.

    "Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."

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    Jep - weak details in this badge were my first impression as well...

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    Crappy fake based on the S&L design, this is a fairly modern turkey, note the weird eagles head, dimpled driving lights but especially the 'floating' swastika that is not joined to the tanks turret, something you'll never see on a genuine S&L badge. The scalloped rear is a total fantasy that is not found on any badge and the set up is one of many different sorts found on these. Some are maker marked on the rear of the swastika L/16 for S&L.

    I wish they were all this easy.
    '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.

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    I can only agree with Ned and William.
    Searching for anything relating to, Anton Boos, 934 Stamm. Kp. Pz. Erz. Abt. 7, 3 Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 2, 16th Panzer-Division (My father)

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    never seen a eagle with an appendage

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    It's pretty much all been said by the other guys. Dodgy looking eagle & the Swaz doesn't meet the panzer, sorry. Stewy

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    Thanks a lot, gents - and there is no reason to be sorry...

    With Your help I denied attempt of selling this piece of s...t as an original in my country´s local e-bay

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