Badge for 40th Anniversary of the Soviet Fire Department, screw back version, 1958.
In brass and enamels; 32.6 mm tall x 23.8 mm wide. A very attractive and well-made piece.
In excellent condition, with perfectly preserved enamel showing nice luster. The gilt finish is bright and largely intact, with only minimal tarnish on the reverse. The screw post is of full length, about 9 mm, and although slightly bent remains fully functional and sound. Original screw plate is included.