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OK, how about this cossack medal
Old 06-29-2007, 07:50 PM   #1
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Default OK, how about this cossack medal

Personally I think this one is no good but thought I should check.

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Old 06-29-2007, 07:51 PM   #2
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Personally I think this one is no good but thought I should check.

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Old 06-30-2007, 07:46 AM   #3
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I think your right.......curly 9 and pebbling to deep on the reverse.
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Old 07-12-2007, 03:10 AM   #4
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IMO not original!
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Old 07-12-2007, 03:25 AM   #5
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That type with a curly "9" is considered to be a fake. Here is a picture of an original.

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Old 07-12-2007, 03:26 AM   #6
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Reverse. The pin is magnetic.

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Old 07-12-2007, 03:27 AM   #7
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That´s the right thing!
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There was a really good thread on GMIC recently which showed several originals. What I discovered is that they all had a scar on the obverse on the right hand side of the "5".

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Nice Badge Stan......I've been after a Don Cossack Badge for a while now but I guess they're a rare find these days.

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Old 07-12-2007, 01:12 PM   #10
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Nice Badge Stan......I've been after a Don Cossack Badge for a while now but I guess they're a rare find these days.

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Thanks Peter,

I bought it from Steve Wolfe several years ago.

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Old 07-12-2007, 02:10 PM   #11
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Hi Stan that is a sweet badge!

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Old 07-14-2007, 08:13 AM   #12
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Anybody got a photo of a real 2nd Siberian Cossack Regt. Badge?

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Here's the badge Dan.....somebody else's image so apologies in advance.
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Old 07-22-2007, 05:23 AM   #14
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Thank you!

Was these also made by Braca Knaus, Zagreb?

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