Item 2008.005.03.022 - commemorative military medal with Lenin profile

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commemorative military medal with Lenin profile

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  • 1958 (Creation)

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3 medals: metal alloy; 8.5 x 4.8 cm

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gold-coloured medal hanging from a red and white striped ribbon with pin back. Recto bears profile of Lenin, foliage wreath, and number 40. Verso bears Russian inscription, date and star. Awarded to commemorate the 40th anniversary of the communist revolution. Verso reads: To mark the anniversary of the USSR Armed Forces 1918-1958.

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  • Russian

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recto: 40; verso: In significance of 40th anniversary of armed forces of CCCP (=USSR) 1918-1958.

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