Authentic brass cockade designed in 1964. It was intended to be worn by the ranks and junior commanders on a khaki garrison cap (or panama hats in hot regions).
The cockade is a five-pointed star with the hammer and sickle.
The internal relief of the star, together with the translucent ruby enamel, creates the effect of its inner glow in the form of sunlight.
The star is an ancient symbol of protection and power.
Red colour is the personification of the Revolution.
The hammer and sickle is a symbol of the alliance of workers and peasants.
The five-pointed red star with the hammer and sickle is the symbol of the final triumph of the ideas of communism in the five continents of the world.
The cockade is fastened with a clamper (or “the barbs”). The method of painting – hot enamel.
The cockade was produced in the USSR in the 1980s.
It is currently available as a modern replica. But The distinctive features of the rarity original cockade are the manufacturer’s unique mark on the back, the higher quality, and the more valuable metal used in its production.