Large size, 69" x 43". Features red field with a large
out" star and hammer and sickle. The canvas hoist
shows the "GOST" manufacturing standard code and a
In very good to excellent condition. There is only a
barely noticeable moth nips near the hoist sleeve and
more near the far lower corner, all of them noticeable
at close inspection. There is also a single small snag
the red fabric, likewise nearly unnoticeable. The flag
perfect otherwise: very clean and completely free of
significant moth damage. The colors are strong.
This type of flag was raised on the bow of Soviet
of the 1st or 2nd rate when the ship was in port. It
also be used as flag of a naval fortress, but
the rather large size of this particular flag, it was
probably intended for a large warship.