badge, headdress, field cap badge, Austro-Hungarian Army
Circular metal badge in a brass finish. The top section of the badge contains an embossed portrait of Emperor Franz Josef I, within a recessed border. Above the portrait is the semi-circular inscription 1914-WELTKRIEG-1915, to the left and right are small heraldic shields. The lower section of the badge bears the inscription BOSNIEN HERCEGOVINA DALMATIEN 1916. The reverse has a hinged pin and the manufacturer's inscription ATELIER G.GURSCHNER WIEN VII/2 LINDENGASSE 9.
This badge would have been worn unofficially on the field cap.
BOSNIEN HERCEGOVINA DALMATIEN 1916
ATELIER G.GURSCHNER WIEN VII/2 LINDENGASSE 9