Picchiani & Barlacchi Florence, Circa 1945-46, 42mm x 42mm.
Polish Badge of the 7th Horse Artillery Regiment, part of the 2nd Artillery Group and then the 2nd Warsaw Armored Division, 2nd Polish Corps of General Anders. The regiment took part in the Italian Campaign, including the Battle of Monte Cassino. Variant for other ranks.
Badge based on the pre-war badge of the Horse Artillery Squadron. Badge in the form of a Maltese cross, on the shoulders, the dates 1809 and 1918. In the center of the cross there is a crowned eagle sitting on crossed cannons and a pennant with black and red colors in enamel. Signs of wear in the form of tarnished silver plate and enamel defects.
Smooth reverse, a post in the center. No nut. Condition as in the photos.