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No, a Mongolian red banner. Perhaps the reason why the price was shooting up :cheers:

Which Red Banner? I don't "do" eBay.

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Combat Red Banner - forgot to write down the number and the auction's ended

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Thanks. Good to know. But there is such haphazard swapping of screwplates back-and-forth (I have watched this being done :banger: ) that we may no longer be able to disentangle any meaning to these exotic screwplates.

Clearly SOMETHING is going on, but as with so many "Things Mongolian" . . . . What Is It???

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Found another one like this in my collection. I have the impression all these screwplates have in common that there's a "solder" like blob around the center... almost as if the screw plate needed to be rethreaded for the polar star and adding this extra metal on top enabled it?

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Topic is long dead, but I also found such screwplate on my T3 Polar Star no 2705.

Also with part of Soviet Medal for Combat Merit (parts of Russian letters: "ЫЕ" clearly visible).

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Topic was more In a deep sleep than dead!! 

Thanks for for posting this and congrats on having one.. These are still a rare thing to find, believe me I've been looking.

Jan

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I also am also lucky to have one of these screwplates, but it came with a Type 1 Order of Combat Valor, #539.  Unfortunately, it is in a safe deposit box right now so I can’t share an image. It is most likely a swapped screwplate.

cheers,

Will

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