Item 2008.005.03.038 - October Revolution 60 years commemorative medal

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October Revolution 60 years commemorative medal

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  • [197-] (Creation)

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1 commemorative medal : metal alloy in red velvet box; 5.5 x 5.5 x .5 cm (medal), 7 x 7 x 1 cm (in box)

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Commemorative medal, composed of a metal alloy, resting in a box of red velvet, no cover. Medal shows image relief of Vladimir Illyich Lenin looking towards a group of workers holding a flag, with lines radiating out from behind them. The flag reads: Leninist path. The years 1917-1977 are above Lenin's portrait. There is a train and a factory in the background. On verso is a branch of laurel and some writing, which reads: 60 years since the Great October Soviet Revolution.

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Writing on recto reads: 1917-1977 Following Lenin's Path. On verso: 60 years of the Great October Social Revolution.

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