Order of the Badge of Honor
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Order of the Badge of Honor, Type 2, Var. 5 (screw back with two-word mint mark), #29438, circa 1942 issue. A desirable mid-war issue in superb condition. Comes with original silver screw plate.
Order of the Badge of Honor, Type 3, Var. 2 "flat back", #100960, circa 1948. Very attractive early post-war piece in excellent condition. Comes on original suspension.
Order of the Badge of Honor, Type 4 Var. 1, 169941, circa 1952. One of the earliest of the "hollow back" Badges of Honor, this scarce sub-variation features worker's coveralls without a belt and the serial number without an underline. The serial number is among the lowest observed for this version. In superb condition, practically impossible to upgrade.
Order of the Badge of Honor / Order of Honor. Subtitled History and Awards , by Oleg Derevyanko and Valeriy Durov, C. 2020. Russian text. Large format h/c with tremendous amount of information and photos. The book is a result of years of painstaking research and contains massive amount of data never published before. It will for sure remain the ultimate word on the subject. Highly recommended for Russian- speaking collectors and historians.