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Memel Medal with Case - is it original?
Old 01-01-2018, 03:22 PM   #1
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Default Memel Medal with Case - is it original?

I would sincerely appreciate any opinions as to the authenticity of this Memel medal. Thanks, John
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Old 01-01-2018, 03:23 PM   #2
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Old 01-01-2018, 04:28 PM   #3
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Sorry but it looks to be cast and the box is for a 13th March award.

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Old 01-01-2018, 04:38 PM   #4
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It's crap. Memel and case.

It hasn't been proven that the Memel ever came in a case.

There are a few dealers around that stick a Memel Medal in an Austrian case to try and pass it off as coming with the Memel Medal.

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Old 01-01-2018, 06:53 PM   #5
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Thank you both for your help with this medal. Is the case real for 13 March award?
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Old 01-01-2018, 08:52 PM   #6
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Is the case real for 13 March award?
Hi John,

Yes! The case looks like an original for the Austrian Annexation Medal.

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Old 01-02-2018, 03:15 AM   #7
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Memel is a fake of the so called "B-Memel".
Case is good, but as the others already said, is for the Austrian medal.
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I thank all for helping me with these items. John
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Old 01-03-2018, 06:03 PM   #9
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Since you issue COAs for $15 you must be a dealer. No? The items you posted are common as dirt and yet you need the forums help? How many years have you been doing this now living off the forums membership? About time you did your own homework don't you think?

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Since you issue COAs for $15 you must be a dealer. No? The items you posted are common as dirt and yet you need the forums help? How many years have you been doing this now living off the forums membership? About time you did your own homework don't you think?

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Old 01-05-2018, 03:19 PM   #12
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Chet, I offered COAs because customers requested them. Only a couple dozen COAs were sold while I offered them, with over 90% of them for daggers that never appeared on this forum. You have made your point. Give it a rest. Don't you have something better to do than follow me around the forum? It's called harassment!
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Old 02-01-2018, 02:01 AM   #15
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Hi. Certainly, the case is of the medal of the annexation of Austria. Memel's annexation medal was usually delivered in a greenish paper envelope and never in boxes. And by the way I've seen the wrap for sale, something quite rare to find.
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