Measures 48mm in diameter, Order of the Red Star, numbered, by the Moscow Mint. Five-pointed silver and red enamel star; the face with a circular silver medallion imposed, the base scalloped, bearing the full-length figure of a soldier, face-on, a rifle held across his body, advancing to the right within a ring inscribed ‘ПРОЛЕТАРИИ ВСЕХ СТРАН, СОЕДИНЯЙТЕСЬ!’ (Proletárii vsex stran, sojedinjájtes! = Workers of the World, Unite!) and CCCP (= SSSR for Sojus Sowjetskich Sozialistitscheskich Respublik = Union of Soviet Socialist Republics) below, a silver hammer and sickle at the base; the reverse plain with the maker’s mark ‘МОНЕТНЬІЙ ДВОР’ (Moscow Mint) & serial #1686102 on back. Very good overall condition showing some light age patina overall, with a tiny chip to top point. This was awarded sometime during WW2.