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WW2 Polish Eagle Side Cap Badge

£85.00

London, J.R Gaunt, 40mm x 30mm

1 in stock

Description

World War Two period Polish side cap eagle badge. Made by J.R Gaunt of London for the Polish Army in Exile. Made from white metal. Polish eagle cap badge depicting an eagle with spread wings sitting on an amazon shield. The head is topped with a closed crown. On the reverse a threaded post with spinner. Die stamped

On the reverse a threaded post with a replaced spinned (Italian F.M Lorioli). A very fine original cap badge.

This version of the eagle is mentioned in the book by Tomasz Zawistowski. “Polskie Orły na Czapki 1939-45” on page 36, illustration 45.