Badge of a Veteran of the 26th Guards Rifle Division, circa 1970s - 80s.
Aluminum, paint, lacquer; the medallion measures approx. 36 mm in height (including the eyelet), 25 mm wide. The inscription reads "Veteran of the 26th Guards Rifle Division."
The badge is in excellent condition.
See Paul Schmitt's /"Soviet Second World War Veteran Badges" p. 35/