Medium size, 40" x 25". Features red field with a large "cut-
out" star and hammer and sickle. The canvas hoist sleeve shows
round factory logo as well as the full name of the
Vladimirskaya Factory, designation "Гюйс" (Naval Jack),
manufacturing standard code, and a 1989 date. In outstanding,
excellent condition: very clean and completely free of moth
damage. The red color is bright, not faded.
This type of flag was raised on the bow of Soviet warships of
the 1st or 2nd rate when the ship was in port. Also used as
flag of naval fortresses.