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Old 08-23-2019, 07:30 AM   #12
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Thanks for the excellent close-up images

This looks to be copper showing through the silver at this point on the roundel ?

It is my understanding that many of the post-war re-strikes were made of copper rather than the correct nickel-silver.

The roundel on the M-S buckle that I have shown in post number is made from nickel-silver showing wear, use, light dents and patina to the nickel,

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