Mini Version of theSecond model of the Sport badge of DDR (Sportabzeichen). 1951 version with issue number (776669) stamped on the reverse. The Sportabzeichen was an award of the German Gymnastics and Sports Federal (DTSB) of the German Democratic Republic, which has been donated in 1950 and already in 1951 awarded 268,000 times. It was therefore in the result a mass Award of the GDR. measures 20mm. Good used condition, pin back,
The second form of the badge is significantly smaller than the first. Its height is only 42 mm. It shows instead of the chest image of man and woman this now. In ongoing sporting activity before waving colored flag of the GDR, also still without Staatswappen The symbolism is enclosed further by a wreath of oak leaves, the broken upwards from the flag of the German Democratic Republic and on its lower side in the middle shows the white oval conferred stage. In addition, the same badge was also maimed awarded, but without the little white oval on the lower side of the oak wreath. The inscription under the symbolism of runners READY TO WORK / AND DEFENCE / PEACE is also the same. These two versions are all as her predecessor gilded. In addition there exists a silver plated version of the badge which is 35 mm high and was made a Youth Achievement. This has the inscription: SEI READY TO WORK / AND DEFENCE / OF PEACE .
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