French Vichy Fascist Francisque Gallique decoration award badge
A scarce original circa 1941 to 1945 period 'French Vichy Fascist lapel badge'; small gilt double headed axe inlaid with red, white and blue enamels, the shaft comprising a Marshal’s baton of blue enamel and bearing 10 gilt stars; the reverse impressed with maker's details 'A.Augis 28 Mtee St Barthelemy Lyon' to both front and lapel fitting. Very good condition, no damage to the enamel.
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French Pétain's Vichy Fascist supporters pin badge
A scarce original circa 1941 to 1945 wartime period 'French Vichy supporters pin badge'; small silvered gilt shield inlaid with white enamel, the centre displaying a red, white and blue double headed axe with blue shaft bearing 10 gilt stars; the reverse impressed 'OFFERT PAR LE MARECHAL' in relief and French Silversmith's details 'Arthus Bertrand & Cie' 'a wheel gear surmounted by a star, surr... read more