Panzer assault badge in silver "A.S." in triangle
Panzer assault badge in silver "A.S." in triangle. Zink construction with crimped in set up. Maker marked on the reverse with the initials of a Gablonz based company "A.S." assumed to be Adolf Scholtze. Repainted obverse (can be taken off if desired) . No repairs, no damage.
This type of AS badges is often found with a full finished silver reverse and a naked obverse. Older generation collectors often refinish the obverse to match the original reverse paint. This is what happened with this badge. Trying to take the obverse finish off might cause taken the original reverse paint coming off too. Therefore the price of this piece is set very low.