Auction - August 2021
SOVIET BADGE FOR THE BEST FIREFIGHTER
Soviet badge ‘To the Best Fire Fighter’ of the USSR Ministry of Internal Affairs. First issued in 1936. Tombac with enamel. The badge is an oval, at the top, there is a symbol of the USSR, the left part of the badge is a gear wheel, the right part is a two-grain ear. Underneath the Soviet symbol, there is a red banner with the inscription USSR (Cyrillic). Below is a red ribbon with the abbreviation ‘Ministry of Internal Affairs’ in Cyrillic. 2 in. long, screwback.