Highest Course of Studies at the MVD Academy, graduate badge, circa 1970s-80s.
Brass, enamels. 50.9 x 29.3 mm, 2-piece construction. Shows superimposed Soviet state emblem on the red shield with the writing "MVD USSR" and "Highest Classes" [i.e. Study Course]. Mint mark "LMD" (Leningrad Mint) to the reverse.
Excellent condition. Includes original mint marked screw plate.
/History of Awards and Insignia of Russian MVD, 1802 - 2002, p. 303, fig. 126.96.36.199 (left)/