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Waffen SS Armband????

Article about: A co-worker at my mothers work collected antiques for a while and he came across this armband sometime ago and gave it to me. I personally have not seen a armband similar to this one. Even a

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    This looks eerily close to my first (and hopefully last) purchase of fake armbands:

    Thoughts on my new KZ armbands
    "Macte Nova Virtute"

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    Wagriff has made some great points. There are a variety of different "artificial aging" techniques used to make items appear "used" or "worn." When you see how many of these supposedly original pieces are offered with a variety of coffee, grease, and dirt stains, as opposed to looking less "abused," you start to get a little jaded or cynical about the question of their authenticity... In the end, it simply comes down to how comfortable you'd be having a particular piece in your collection, based on what you (and other experienced and knowledgeable collectors) can tell about it.

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    Hopefully not out of context, but I'm willing to bet that the pros can actually "feel" a piece.

    I hope to be close to this within this genre some day..
    "Macte Nova Virtute"

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