Awards · Military Medals

A Few Golden Rules for Medal and Badge Collecting

Most of us collectors (and some dealers) buy British and German medals and badges both for pleasure and as an investment. Certain items have outperformed the stock market. But before you all go jumping in and buying up anything with a swastika or crown, I would like to impart some sound investment advice:- I feel the following, are… Continue reading A Few Golden Rules for Medal and Badge Collecting

Awards · Military Medals

The German Iron Cross, a listing of 2nd class Variation’s

With the war being declared in September of, it is believed that several medal manufacturers were in fact caught out with the re- institution of the Iron Cross and as such, many variations were manufactured until a standardisation came in about 1940/41. These variations are highly collected by the Iron Cross collector and much discussion has been raised on… Continue reading The German Iron Cross, a listing of 2nd class Variation’s