Soviet Medal for the Development of Virgin Lands
Variation 1 with a flat eyelet
The medal measures 32.12 mm in diameter, 37.08 mm in height including its eyelet and weighs 14.6 gram, not including its suspension.
The medal is in great condition with its details crisp and most gold plating present. It comes with its time period aluminium suspension and old ribbon.
Awarded to all Soviet workers who helped cultivate 36,000,000 hectares of previously uncultivated lands in Kazakhstan; Siberia; the Urals; the Volga area and the northern Caucasus for two solid years from 1954–56.
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