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Honored Railway Employee Badge, circa early- to mid-1990s.

Gilded brass, lacquer, hot baked and "cold" enamels. The pendant measures 46.6 mm in height including the eyelet), 32.1 mm in width. The reverse has raised logo MMD of the Moscow Mint (near the catch of the pin). The quality of the badge is typical of Soviet mint manufacture, although it is not as elaborate as the earlier, 3-piece version of the same award. In excellent, near mint condition. The enamels and gold finish are flawless.

The design of the badge is clearly inspired by the Soviet badge of Honored Railway Employee. Curiously, this piece was manufactur

Gilded brass, lacquer, hot baked and "cold" enamels. The pendant measures 46.6 mm in height including the eyelet), 32.1 mm in width. The reverse has raised logo MMD of the Moscow Mint (near the catch of the pin). The quality of the badge is typical of Soviet mint manufacture, although it is not as elaborate as the earlier, 3-piece version of the same award. In excellent, near mint condition. The enamels and gold finish are flawless.

The design of the badge is clearly inspired by the Soviet badge of Honored Railway Employee. Curiously, this piece was manufactured after the breakup of the USSR and fall of Communism in Russia, but while Mongolia was still in transitional period. Hence, this badge made in post-Soviet Russia on commission from Mongolian government still features communist era national flag with Soembo emblem and inscription in Cyrillic script.

/A. Battushig, Mongolian Orders, Medals & Badges /.
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