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SA Sports Badge/Defense Badge-W. REDO Error?...Copy?

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 SA Wehrabzeichen – SA Defencebadge-W. REDO Error? Copy?

This badge was found at a local estate sale. The pin is magnetic. The badge itself is non-magnetic and appears to be some sort of white metal/aluminum alloy with a gold wash finish. . I have found several threads debating the miss-spelling of "Fuhrung" as "Fuhpung". I noticed on a dealer website a similar example but in silver and the description stated this miss-spelling was an early flaw that was quickly corrected. The catch on this example is a round wire which is not typical of this maker. A different reproduction variant ? An original?


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The detailing on the lettering seems very subdued to me.  I am shocked to see these effectively reproduced. 

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I would have to agree with those who have identified this as a fake..

As Paul has pointed out, the reverse tells the tale... very soft details, incorrect catch and pin style for Redo.

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