A nice original WWII German Black Wound Badge here which appears to have significant contact wear in areas of it's obverse, giving it the look of a well used example. It has some areas of exposed steel, some rust spots, all of which is visible in photos. An interesting example that has definitely "been there." Working pin and catch to the reverse, unmarked.
The Wound Badge (German: Verwundetenabzeichen) was a German military decoration first promulgated by Wilhelm II, German Emperor on 3 March 1918, which was awarded to soldiers of the German Army who were wounded during World War I. Between the world wars, it was awarded to members of the German armed forces who fought on the Nationalist side of the Spanish Civil War, 1938–39, and received combat related wounds. It was awarded to members in the Reichswehr, the Wehrmacht, SS and the auxiliary service organizations during World War II. After March 1943, due to the increasing number of Allied bombings, it was also awarded to civilians wounded in air raids.