Germany. A Mint Luftwaffe Flak Badge, c. 1942

Item #SP013

(Luftwaffe Flak Abzeichen). Constructed of a silvered tombac oak wreath consisting of oak leaves, with a Luftwaffe eagle on the on the top of the badge clutching a swastika, and a Flak 88 facing towards the top right, with the barrel extending past the badge; the reverse plain with a vertical needle style pin, a crimped ball hinge, and a crimped flat catch; an unmarked example; measuring 46.23 mm (w) x 66.22 mm (h); weighing 41.0 grams; in absolutely mint condition.