Pendant measures 30.5 mm in height incl. The eyelet, 27.0 mm in width; weighs 12.3 g without the suspension and connecting link; total weight with suspension is 16.2 g. Features hand- engraved serial number. Star made by solid 14K gold , body of the award silver with red ruby enamel.
27.40 mm in width & 42.61 mm height & 3.88 mm in thickness (watch the photos). 100% Solid Silver & solid Gold. The order is in excellent condition.
The enamel on the suspension has a single tiny scratch that is almost unnoticeable to the naked eye, otherwise perfect - completely free of the usual chips, flaking or rubbing. The gold star is extremely well-preserved: free of noticeable dings, with well-defined, crisp ridges and apex.
Nice, even patina to the silver starburst and reverse. The rivets holding the star are tight. The connecting link is original and has not been cut. A very attractive early example of one of the highest Soviet decorations! The Highest award for mothers Heroine "Giving birth to and rearing 10 children or more".
The star is in solid 14 K gold. Superimposed on five-sided sunburst plate in solid silver; suspension device is in gilded silver and enamel. Pendant measures 30.7 mm in height incl.
The eyelet, 27.4 mm in width; weighs 17.0 g without the suspension and connecting link; total weight with suspension is 15.0 g. Features stamped mint mark and hand- engraved serial number.
The mint mark is an early version in very small font. Pictures are part of Description.
The item "1960-RUSSIAN SOVIET MATHER HERO ORDER AWARD 14k GOLD 100% SILVER BADGE MEDAL PIN" is in sale since Sunday, May 21, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Russia\Medals, Pins & Ribbons". The seller is "rima83" and is located in New York, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.