Coins and Medals Department, Pushkin
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The Order of Glory of Mother 2nd Class

Material

sillver 925, brass, gilding, enamel

Size

36х29 mm

Weight

27,68 г. gr

Provenance

Leningrad Mint, 1956

Mint

Leningrad Mint

Inventory №

130133-130134

Institution

July 8, 1944

Statute

The Order was instituted for women who born and upbring eight children.

Description

Mother with a child, resting her hand on a shield with inscription "USSR" ,shield decorated with star on the top and crossed hammer and sickle below. The blue  banner with inscription "GLORY/ OF MOTHER/ I" (in Russian) behind and to the right from the figures. Bow-shaped bar.

Literature

Kolesnikov-Rojkov, 1978 (p. 103-104); Kuznetsov, 2002 (p. 389-390);