Star of Mars with a plow and a hammer

The Order of the Red Star was officially approved in 1930, but its history began much earlier. Since 1918, the scarlet five-pointed symbol has been used by the…

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Order of Nakhimov I and II degree

The Order of Nakhimov is one of the most valuable wartime awards. In the families of cavaliers, single copies have been preserved, most of the insignia are exhibited…

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Order of the Patriotic War

The Order of the Patriotic War was established by the personal order of Joseph Stalin. The Generalissimo instructed General Andrei Khrulev to prepare a draft award at the…

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Order of Alexander Nevsky

Main characteristics of the Order of Alexander Nevsky (1942-1991, USSR) Author: Architect Igor Telyatnikov (1913–1998); Country: USSR; Date of establishment: July 29, 1942; Size: 50mm x 50mm; Weight:…

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Soviet Russia, the besieged camp, all on the defensive !, 1919.

Dmitry Moor (Dmitry Stakhievich Orlov; born October 22, 1883 – died October 24, 1946) is an outstanding illustrator, poster artist of the XIX-XX centuries, whose biography is closely…

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Panorama Defense of Sevastopol 1854-1855

Historical Boulevard is located right in the city center. It is here that tourists can find a huge picture reflecting the events of the Crimean War. The dimensions…

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