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Old 06-12-2018, 04:59 PM   #1
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I would be grateful for opinions on these two U Boat Badges marked Schwerin. I attach some pics.
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Old 06-12-2018, 05:01 PM   #2
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Old 06-12-2018, 05:07 PM   #3
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Old 06-12-2018, 05:08 PM   #4
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Old 06-12-2018, 06:49 PM   #5
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IMO both are postwar reproductions.

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Old 06-12-2018, 10:09 PM   #6
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Please don't buy them unless you're in need of fishing weights!
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Old 06-13-2018, 12:09 AM   #7
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Both are doubtless fakes.
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Old 06-13-2018, 04:31 PM   #8
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Thanks Martin, swijXE and Hubert,
I will definitely give them a miss.
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Old 06-17-2018, 02:30 AM   #9
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I hope you did not buy them ! always better to check here before buying
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Old 06-17-2018, 06:18 AM   #10
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I would be grateful for opinions on these two U Boat Badges marked Schwerin. I attach some pics.
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Peter
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Please said us you don't buy them? they are just good to be use for fake example of KM badges
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Old 06-17-2018, 02:58 PM   #11
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Thanks Yubari and Benniged,
I did not buy them, I gave them a very wide berth.
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Old 06-20-2018, 10:54 PM   #12
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Please don't buy them unless you're in need of fishing weights!



I wish I had fifty cents for every time I read "Fishing weights" on this forum in the last seventeen years. Probably get me an SS chain dagger and an ice cream cone.


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Old 06-21-2018, 03:48 AM   #13
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Both are very ugly fakes indeed!
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Old 06-25-2018, 03:42 PM   #14
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Thanks Kevin and Giel,
I am grateful for the advice.
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