Document for a Medal for Reclaiming of Non-Black Soil
Region, awarded to Yuliya Borzova.
The document was filled-out on 25 March 1983; the medal was
bestowed by a 17 March 1983 decree of the Presidium of the
Supreme Soviet of RSFSR. Shows ink stamp of the Presidium
and facsimile signature of its secretary.
In excellent condition. The cover is immaculately clean.
There are a couple of small faint stains but they are
neither visually detractive nor affect the text. Otherwise
perfect, fresh and crisp.
This document is much harder to find than the medal itself.
After the break-up of the Soviet Union some of the unissued
Non-Black Soil and other latest Soviet medals eventually
became available on the collectors market. This wasn't the
case with most of the award certificates, which remain quite