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Beautiful Late 1930's French Army 40th Reconnaissance Group (GR-40) Badge by Mougeon Paris
ARTIFACT: Beautiful late 1930's badge for the French Army 40th Reconnaissance Group, Infantry Division (40° Groupe de Reconnaissance de Division d'Infanterie or GR 40). The badge shows a knight chess piece enameled in blue against a split red and green background and is maker marked by Mourgeon Paris.
VINTAGE: Circa late 1930's
SIZE: Approximately 1-1/2" x 1-1/4
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Enameled, plated brass
ATTACHMENT: Vertical safety style pin
MARKINGS: "MOURGEON PARIS"
ITEM NOTES: This is from a French militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. MAJX16 LADEX5/16
CONDITION: 6+ (FineVery Fine): The badge shows moderate wear, much of the enamel and plated details remain intact, overall very fine condition.