The publication offered to your attention is an attempt to create a complete catalog of badges and tokens issued in the USSR in 1917-1946. The book describes the signs established by the People's commissariats, as well as the signs of various voluntary societies, departmental, professional, educational, creative organizations, unions and clubs. Award badges are also widely presented — for winners in a socialist competition or for achievements in sports, anniversary, commemorative and souvenir. For each sign, its full description, a color image of the obverse, the date of establishment, and the material for its manufacture are given. This publication will become an indispensable reference for collectors, museum staff and specialists in faleristics, as well as an excellent gift for everyone who is interested in the history of the Fatherland. In three languages: Russian, English, German
Author: V.V. Sanko
Publishing house: "Harvest", 2004
Hardcover, dust jacket, 576 pages.
Dimensions: 230x295 mm
The condition of the new book, there is a slight scuff on the dust jacket.