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Excellent Railway Administrator badge, circa mid-1940s.

Brass, enamels; 41.2 mm tall, 25.7 mm wide; weighs 13.7 g without screw plate. Relatively early variation, featuring well defined relief to the oval portion. The screw post is approx. 3.5 mm in diameter.

Excellent condition. The enamel is essentially perfect showing only minimal rubbing and some microscopic contact marks, no chips, flaking or any other wear visible to the unaided eye. Details of the artwork are very nicely preserved. Much of the original silver finish is still present on the oval border and raised portions of the center medallion. The silver plating is also

Brass, enamels; 41.2 mm tall, 25.7 mm wide; weighs 13.7 g without screw plate. Relatively early variation, featuring well defined relief to the oval portion. The screw post is approx. 3.5 mm in diameter.

Excellent condition. The enamel is essentially perfect showing only minimal rubbing and some microscopic contact marks, no chips, flaking or any other wear visible to the unaided eye. Details of the artwork are very nicely preserved. Much of the original silver finish is still present on the oval border and raised portions of the center medallion. The silver plating is also very well preserved on the reverse of the badge. The screw post is full length, approx. 12.5 mm, and includes original early screw plate maker-marked "NKPS Sh.M. Z" (Narkomat of Railroad Transportation, Mechanical Stamping Factory").

The Excellent Railway Administrator is among the harder to find badges of the Soviet WW2 railroad proficiency series (1943-57).
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