Rare WWI Imperial Prussian Naval Land Pilot Badge by Godet with Kriegs - Verdienst Engraved on Front
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Rare WWI Imperial Prussian Naval Land Pilot Badge by Godet with Kriegs - Verdienst Engraved on Front

Code: gmimb10044lp-CON


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Product Description

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THANK YOU ALL Very Much for the Orders that came in while we were on the road, we are processing them as quickly as possible! We are Currently BACK IN THE OFFICE so NOW IS THE TIME TO BUY, as we are FULLY OPERATIONAL and ABLE TO SHIP until our Departure for the 2021 Police Collectors National Show on Tuesday October 19th.

Thank you for visiting. We hope you will find some vintage artifacts to add to your collection here, and Please Note that the NEXT THREE WEEKS, through Monday 10/18/21, is an EXCELLENT TIME TO BUY, as we are IN THE OFFICE and ABLE TO SHIP, before we are again Out of the Office FOR TEN DAYS from 10/19/21 through 10/27/21.
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ARTIFACT:

This Rare WWI Imperial Prussian Naval Land Pilot Badge is made by the Tiffany of Germany: Godet, and is interestingly engraved on front: Kriegs - Verdienst , or War - Service. 

The pin has the "Star" mark attributed to Godet for the firm's non-precious metal pieces, and it also looks as though it might have been slightly elongated during the period of wear. Possibly even by Godet, as the beveled edges of the lower portion match exactly with the upper portion. 

The badge is in gilt brass with moderate wear, and measures approximately 2-7/8" in height  x 1-13/16' in width.

This badge is published: Baldes Page 452, Previtera pages 170 - 174, and Pandis Page 51, with the best information being in the Baldes book.

VINTAGE: Circa WWI.

SIZE: Approximately 2-7/8" in height x 1-13/16" in width.

MATERIALS / CONSTRUCTION: Gilt Brass.

ATTACHMENT: Horizontal T-style pin with 'C' catch.

MARKINGS: Tiny Maker Mark on the Pin

ITEM NOTES: This is from a WWI Prussian medal collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months.  CON-RLB-MAHJJX03/07 LEEJJX04/04/20 SLEFIEX04/05/20 SEABEX04/20

CONDITION: 8(Very Fine - Excellent): The badge shows moderate wear, overall very fine condition.

GUARANTEE: As with all my artifacts, this piece is guaranteed to be original, as described.