Early WWI Austrian 11th Army Cap Badge Germany & Austria "Joined Together"
ARTIFACT: This is an early World War I Austrian 11th Army (11 Armee) cap badge. The badge reads "Joined Together in Strength" (Mit Vereinter Kraft!), referring to German and Austrian forces. Across the top of badge are the words 1914 WELTKRIEG (World War) 1915, and at the center in relief are Franz Joseph I, Emperor of Austria and Hungary and Wilhelm II, German Emperor.
VINTAGE: Circa early World War I.
SIZE: Approximately 1-7/16" in height and 1" in width.
MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Plated brass.
ATTACHMENT: Vertical safety-style pin with saddle.
ITEM NOTES: This is from an Austrian militaria collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. VBJX13 LFEX1/13
CONDITION: 7- (Very Fine-): The badge shows moderate wear/tarnish.
GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.