|This detailed badge measures 2.5" x 4.25" and is gold plated with five colours of enamel. It was issued for the Südbayerische Heimat-Fahrt of the ADAC in Gau Südbayern (South Bavarian ADAC Homeland Rally) in the Olympic year of 1972. ADAC is the abbreviation of Allgemeiner Deutscher Automobile-Club - or the United German Auto Club. |
The badge depicts the Olympic flame, the Olympic grounds and the profile of Munich in front of the Alps. Produced by the master die-makers of the company Deschler & Sohn, one of the principal manufacturers of orders, badges and military medals like the Iron Cross in Nazi Germany during the Third Reich of Adolf Hitler.