This topic contains 2 replies, has 2 voices, and was last updated by  Tom 2 years ago.

Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total)
  • Author
    Posts
  • #34113

    Tom
    Participant

    Hi: I recently picked up the following Anhalt medal and ribbon bar. The medal seems fine to me, but I would like everyone’s opinion about the ribbon bar. The woven swords and rear pin strike me as being unusual. Any thoughts?

    Attachments:
    You must be logged in to view attached files.
    #34140

    Lorin
    Participant

     

    Hello Tom:

    The field ribbon bar is indeed unusual.  I have never seen hand-embroidered Hindenburg Cross swords before.  This is a good sign to me as a counterfeiter would not usually spend time with such a thing.  The ribbons are original.  This is a nice home-made field ribbon bar in my opinion.

    Best regards,

    Lorin

     

     

     

    • This reply was modified 2 years ago by  Lorin.
    #34145

    Tom
    Participant

    Thank you Lorin. Yes, I have never seen such hand-embroidering and so was curious about this.

    Best wishes,
    Tom

Viewing 3 posts - 1 through 3 (of 3 total)

You must be logged in to reply to this topic.