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wlodzimierz, January 7, 2008 in Southern European & Balkan States
it seems that we get more clear picture about this badge. This badge was offered at last action at Barac and Parvan on 07.05.2011 as:
SPOMENICA OKTOBARSKE REVOLUCIJE, IKOM-Zagreb, jedna od najrjeđih oznaka iz razdoblja 1945-1990, I
# 1401 - 1000 €
SPOMENICA OKTOBARSKE REVOLUCIJE, IKOM-Zagreb, jedna od najrjeđih oznaka iz razdoblja 1945-1990, I, dodijeljivana samo 1947 godine i nakon događaja od 1948 proskribirana i zabranjena. Sačuvano tek nekoliko primjeraka. RRRR
In English: COMMEMORATIVE BADGE OF OCTOBER REVOLUTION, Ikom-Zagreb, one of the rarest badges of the 1945-1990 period, awarded in 1947 only and after the 1948-events withdrawn and forbidden. Only a few examples survived. RRRR
wlod, thanks for reviving this topic, I remember I've seen the Barac&Parvan auction, but I completely forgot this discussion... Nonetheless, I think 1000€ is really waaaaay too much, no matter how rare this badge is...
By the way, I heard bad things about this particular auction house, do you know anything about it? Is it trustworthy? Thanks.
Thank you Drugo :jumping:for excellent translation. It seems to be a rare specimen.
I like the design of this badge.
I have no experience with Barac & Pervan therefore I can't tell you anything about this auction house. :rolleyes:
There's one more decoration for yugoslav participants in October revolution. The plaque was awarded in 1967 (50 years) to all surviving veterans of October revolution. It came in 4 language variants - serbian, croat, slovenian and macedonian, mine is Croatian. The most rare is probably macedonian. Quite a scarce thing, I got this in early 90's but never seen one for sale again.
Inscription on averse says: Proletarians of all countries, unite." and on reverse: "To the participant of great october revolution at 50th anniversary, 1917-1967"
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