Last edited by Adrian; 02-09-2013 at 04:38 PM. Reason: Title changed to use German Terminology.
There is no such thing as a hollow back gold wound badge. It looks like someone has stripped down a original black badge and polished it. In my opinion wait for a better one.
Cameron is correct.
It's a polished black wound badge by Eduard Hahn (126).
'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.
Searching for anything relating to, Anton Boos, 934 Stamm. Kp. Pz. Erz. Abt. 7, 3 Kompanie, Panzer-Regiment 2, 16th Panzer-Division (My father)
Snyder's Treasures took a black tombak badge, stripped the paint, and sold it as a "rare late war gold wound badge"...
whahaha well thats stupid ,i have to remember tis kind of fraude
so i have to remember hollow is never a gold one !!!!!
thanks for lesson !!!!!