Documented group of Soviet Orders and Medals
Awarded to lieutenant colonel Yakov Semenovich Manuilov (Яков Семенович Мануилов)
The group consists of the following items:
Order of the Red Banner #303181
Made of silver and enamels. Measures 46.19 mm in height and 37.87 mm in width. It weighs 26.0 gram. The mint mark Monetni Dvor and the serial number are located at the bottom of its reverse.
This original order is in great condition with problem free enamels. Even the higher laying parts show little wear. There have been no repairs and the double layer steel suspension is time period to the order. Its connection ring has not been cut.
Order of the Red Star #876640
Made of silver and enamels. Measures 48.29 mm in height and 50.41 mm in width. It weighs 30.6 gram. The curved mint mark Monetni Dvor and its serial number are located on its reverse.
This Red Star is in excellent condition. The enamels are problem free and only show some minor contact markt barely noticeable with the naked eye. Most details are present and there have been no repairs. Its screw has not been shortened and both sides show an appealing dark patina. The order comes with its well fitted time period screwplate.
Medal for the Victory over Germany
Made of gold plated brass. Measures 36.31 mm in height, 32.14 mm in width and weighs 16.0 gram.
In excellent condition with its time period brass suspension.
Medal for the Victory over Japan
Made of gold plated brass. Measures 37.38 mm in height, 32.16 mm in width and weighs 17.6 gram.
In excellent condition with its old steel suspension.
Four Jubilee medals
Made of silver and enamels. Measures 47.21 mm in height and 37.31 mm in width. It weighs 35.3 gram. The curved mint mark Monetni Dvor and its serial number are located at its reverse.
All in top condition with most gold plating present.
Mentioning the Red Banner and the Red Star. Numbered #346778 and dated 1945. In absolutely stunning condition especially considering its age. Part of the explanation is the ‘home made’ paper cover which helped preserving the document. Never seen such an old award booklet in such pristine condition!
Old ribbon bar portraying all orders and medals. Measures 75mm x 33mm. In excellent condition.
More info on Lt. Col. Manuilov can be found here
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