Original WWII German Hitler Youth HJ MARKSMAN’S BADGE. (HJ Schützen-Abzeichen) Certified. Roughly 27mm diameter, slightly convexed, two piece, die stuck alloy construction badge with a multi-colored enamel and nickel/silver plated finish. Badge features a recessed nickel/silver plated concentric “target” rings on a black enamel background field with a separate, raised, HJ diamond superimposed over crossed rifles affixed riveted to the center. The HJ diamond features semi-translucent red enamel field to top and bottom quarters and white enamel fields to the side quarters, with a central black canted enamel swastika. Reverse of the badge is well marked with embossed RZM logo with dual circular borders and manufacturers code, “M1/25,” for maker Rudolf Rieling, Pforzhiem. Badge is complete with its original combined pin and catch assembly intact to reverse. One of the classic insignia from the third Reich in used condition. Typical light age toning plus wear during use. Nice example issued with expected bring back condition. Very small chip in enamel. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. Rare 100% Guaranteed to be authentic pre-1945. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces 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.