It's a genuine Steinhauer & Luck solid zincer with the oval hinge set up that was utilised on some of their earlier hollow buntmetall badges.
'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.
Very Nice with lots of finish left.
I think I have a similar one.
My greatest fear is that one day I will die and my wife will sell my guns for what I told her I paid for them
"Don't tell me these are investments if you never intend to sell anything" (Quote: Wife)
Very nice S&L Panzerkampfabzeichen.
The catch is OK? A weird looking example I haven't come across before...
Great S & L, nothing wrong with that one at all.