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Badge of Honor of the Army Sports Association "forward"- Silver 1960's
Badge of Honor of the Army Sports Association "forward"- 1960's Silver


 
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Description
 
The badge of honor Armeesportvereinigung Vorwärts (Army Sports Association "forward") was a non-governmental award of the National People's Army of the German Democratic Republic (GDR), which was introduced in 1963 in three stages.  This is the Silver level.  This badge is from the 1960's with enameled DDR Flag and ASV crest.   Pin back very good condition.
Features
  • The lapel pin is oval, 25 mm high, 21 mm wide and is made of non-ferrous metals . The depending awarding bronze , silver or gold needle pointing to its front center the emblem of the Army Sports Association forward and the overlying transverse represented national flag of the GDR. This is represented in the form of three juxtaposed squares that are starting from the left, black-red-gold enamelled. In central square, the emblem of the GDR can be seen. Enclosed the ASV icon is assisted by a wreath of oak leaves, which consists of two bottom crossed oak branches with two oak leaves. The center is held together by an acorn. The back shows a querverlötete horizontal needle with counter hooks. From 1976, the colored applications were not enameled, but painted and then coated with polyester resin.


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