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Old 07-01-2016, 08:49 PM
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Default Briggs stadium security badge thoughts?

Just curious about the collector opinions about the authenticity of this piece. I tried researching it and found nothing online. Is this real or a fabrication?

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Old 07-02-2016, 02:10 AM
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In my opinion it just looks too low quality to not be a fantasy piece. For a few reasons there are doubts.

The easy one should be answered by a photo of the back. All badges in south east Michigan are made by a local company called Weyhing. I have never seen a legit tiger badge not made by them and they have supplied most security, police and fire in the area for over a hundred years.

They also make a great product and that poor stamping tells me that this will not have a Weyhing mark.

Here is a photo of a weyhing Briggs police badge with the correct stamping

http://www.worthpoint.com/worthopedi...adge-406597087
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