Original German Nazi Party NSDAP Day badge. “Klethen Kreis Stade” WHW Runic insignia Certified
Original German Nazi Party NSDAP Day badge. “Klethen Kreis Stade” WHW Runic insignia Certified. German Tinnie/Day badge. “Klethen Kreis Stade” WHW Runic insignia. Circa.1930’s. Bake light construction and in the shape of a brown reverse swastika with remains of green pertina/color , and a series of circles in the arms. Pin-back type with the manufacturer’s name “Klethern Kreis stade” and the city “Langobardisch UM 500”. With the swastika being “reversed”
KLETHEN KREIS STADE is not a maker mark, it is where this antique artifact was found by archelologists. Klethen is the city, Stade the greater area (also a city). The “um 500” after Langobardisch means the artifact dates back to the year 500. The Langobarden are an ancient Germanic tribe. These pins were sold to obtain funds for the nazi benefaction campaign organized by the SS-gruppenführer Erich Hilgenfeldt. These tinnies were given out to individuals to recognize their participation in events. The event could be a fund raiser, a celebration and a myriad of other activities. Complete pin back assembly. lightly worn example; in overall good condition with some slight toning. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other items on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers. An Excellent looking scarce badge.