Soviet Table Medals
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300th Anniversary of the Reunification of Russia and Ukraine, 1954 limited edition bronze gilt table medal issued to Communist Party VIPs. Comes with original case of issue in Karelian birch with hallmarked silver presentation plaque.A scarce, beautiful and impressive set.
Massive Bronze Plaque / Table Medal issued in the city of Sverdlovsk (now Yekaterinburg) in commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the USSR, 1982. Very uncommon and impressive 98-mm piece in very fine condition.
50th Anniversary of the October Revolution, table medal in hallmarked sterling silver, 1967 issue. In excellent condition.
70th Anniversary of the October Revolution, 60-mm Bronze Table Medal, 1987. A relatively uncommon issue by the Leningrad Mint. Very fine to excellent condition.
70th Anniversary of the October Revolution, Table Medal by the Leningrad Mint, 1987. In bronze with silver finish, 55 mm. Very fine to excellent condition.
20th Anniversary of the Liberation of Ukraine, Table Medal in bronze, 1964. Features attacking Soviet T-34 tanks and infantry. In very fine condition.
50th Anniversary of Soviet Ukraine, Table Medal in Bronze, with original fitted case of issue, 1967. Attractive medal featuring unusual "futuristic" artwork. Very uncommon to find with its original box.
Bronze Table Medal of the Supreme Soviet of Ukrainian SSR, 1969. One of only 584 issued to VIPs to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Soviet rule in Ukraine. Excellent condition.
Table Medal Commemorating the 60th Anniversary of the Dinamo (Sports Club of the Soviet Law Enforcement). Features bas-relief of Felix Dzerzhinsky. A limited edition medal in Bronze struck at the Leningrad Mint in 1983. Very fine to excellent condition.
"Lenin in His Student Years", 70-mm Table Medal in bronze, 1964. The two sides depict Lenin as a high school boy and university student, very nicely executed in high relief. Excellent condition.
Award Table Medal in bronze to a Winner of the 1985 Contest of Student Science Papers on Social Studies, History of the VLKSM, and History of the International Youth Movement. Rather than being a purely commemorative medal, this unusual piece was bestowed exclusively upon the laureates of the contest and only on one occasion. Just 300 were ever produced. In excellent condition.
50th Anniversary of VLKSM (Lenin Communist Youth League), Table Medal in Bronze, 1968. Massive 70-mm piece by the Leningrad Mint. In excellent condition. Comes with a period case that may be original to the medal.
Table Medal in bronze in Commemoration of the 60th Anniversary of the LKSMU (Lenin Communist Youth League of Ukraine). Featuring attractive "revolutionary" artwork, this medal was struck at the Moscow Mint in 1979. In excellent condition and includes original fitted case of issue.
Bronze Table Medal / Plaque to Komsomol Propagandist, awarded by the Central Committee of VLKSM, 1971-1991. Excellent condition.
Gold Medal of a Summa Cum Laude high school graduate, Russian Federation (RSFSR), 1960-1977 issue in gilded brass. In mint uncirculated condition.
Gold Medal of a Summa Cum Laude high school graduate, Georgian SSR, 1960- early 1980s issue in gold-plated brass. In excellent, near mint condition.
Silver Medal of a Cum Laude high school graduate, Ukraine, Type 3, 1960-1968 issue in silver-plated Melchior alloy. Excellent condition.
Silver Medal of a Magna Cum Laude high school graduate, Ukraine, Type 4 in silver- plated brass, with original storage / issue cardboard box, 1986 - early 1990s. Mint uncirculated condition.
Silver Medal of a Magna Cum Laude high school graduate, Georgian SSR, in silver-plated Melchior alloy, 1960-1968 issue. In excellent, near mint condition.
Silver Medal of a Magna Cum Laude high school graduate, Georgian SSR, Type 2 in Sterling Silver, 32 mm, 1954-1959 issue. In outstanding condition.
40th Anniversary of the Creation of the Moldavian SSR and the Communist Party of Moldavia, table medal in bronze, with original issue pouch and named award certificate, 1964 issue. A very uncommon documented set in superb condition.
Award Table Medal to a Winner of the First Amateur Arts Festival of Workers of 1975-1977. Struck in 1976 at the Leningrad Mint, this 60-mm bronze medal is an award to one of the laureates rather than a commemorative piece. Excellent condition.
70th Anniversary of the State Insurance Industry of the USSR, Table Medal in bronze by the Leningrad Mint, 1990 issue. One of the last table medals of the Soviet era. In excellent condition.
50th Anniversary of the Belomor Canal, table medal in bronze, 1985 issue. Built by the prisoners of GULAG labor camps, this strategic waterway connected the White Sea and Baltic Sea. After the construction was completed in 1933, it was celebrated as one of the greatest achievements of Soviet industrial program, even though it cost thousands of lives of slave laborers. The table medal commemorating the construction was struck at the Leningrad Mint in 1985 (with a two years delay), and only 850 of them were ever made. The medal is in excellent condition.
Bronze Table Medal in Commemoration of the 250th Anniversary of the City of Sverdlovsk (formerly Yekaterinburg), 1973. Massive 77-mm piece in excellent condition.
50th Anniversary of the Uralvagonzavod Factory, Table Medal by the Leningrad Mint, 1986. In excellent condition. The factory is currently the key manufacturer of Russian tanks and armored fighting vehicles.
200th Anniversary of Sevastopol, Table Medal in Bronze, 1983. This attractive and unusual 65-mm medal features two awards for defending Sevastopol: the 1856 Russian imperial medal for actions during the Crimean War and the Soviet one for the 1941- 42 campaign. A relatively uncommon piece in excellent condition.
Hero City of Leningrad, 65-mm Table Medal in bronze issued in 1970 (with a three- year's delay) to commemorate the city's receiving an Order of the October Revolution in 1967. The artwork is based on a similar table medal from 1963. Excellent condition.
150th Anniversary of Birth of Lev (Leo) Tolstoy, 60 mm Table Medal in bronze by the Leningrad Mint, 1978. Outstanding condition.
"Moscow in Construction", Table Medal in bronze, 1958. A very uncommon early medal celebrating progress of the post-war urban development in the Soviet capital. Very fine to excellent condition.
XV International Congress of Physiologists of 1935, Participant's Table Medal in Bronze, with Original Fitted Case of Issue. Features portrait of Ivan Sechenov, a famous Russian neuroscientist and physiologist. In excellent condition. One of only pre-WW2 Soviet Table Medals. Very rare, especially with its original case included.
VII International Congress for Protection of Plants, Table Medal in bronze, 1975. One of only 150 medals minted for the participants of the scientific conference in Moscow. In excellent condition.
Table Medal in bronze in Commemoration of the Centenary of the Morozov Factory Workers Strike, Leningrad Mint issue, 1989. In excellent condition. One of the last "political" table medals of the communist period. Only 800 were minted.
Table Medal in bronze in Commemoration of the 18th Congress of the VLKSM (Lenin Communist Youth League), Leningrad Mint, 1978. In excellent condition.
Exhibition of Achievements of the National Economy of the USSR (VDNkh), Commemorative Table Medal in Bronze, 1982 (1991). Probably issued to VIP visitors. Excellent condition.
"Commemorative Badge for a Newborn", Table Medal / Plaque, with original fitted case of issue and factory label, 1988. Intended as a keepsake for an upcoming new citizen of Soviet Ukraine, this piece was made just before the collapse of the USSR and remained unissued.
1968 Cased Hungarian "Furious" Lenin Bronze Table Medal