This is a Weimar-era "Amper Glonn Gau" Homeland Security officer’s badge, which came to us along with some Bavarian veteran's medals and ribbons. The badge is diamond-shaped and shows a lion bearing a shield with the words “Amper Glonn Gau”.
Circa World War I.
Approximately 1-9/16” in height and 1-3/16” in width.
Vertical safety-style pin.
DESCHLER U. SOHN MUNCHEN 9 tag.
This is from a German Imperial militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VAJX10 LBGEX12/10
8- (Very Fine-Excellent): The badge shows light wear and tarnish.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.