The pin represents a gold embossed portrait of Vladimir Lenin – the leader of the world’s proletariat – placed on a red cloth.
The abbreviation “CPSU” (stands for the Communist Party of the Soviet Union) is placed above.
At the bottom of the red cloth there is another abbreviation – “USSR”, which stands for the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics.
Fastening is on a safety pin. The method of painting is cold enamel.
The pin was made in the USSR in the late 1980s and was never reproduced.
The distinctive features of the rarity original pin are the manufacturer’s unique mark and stamped price on the back of the pin. In the Soviet Union due to the absence of the freewheeling economy, goods prices had been fixed for the whole country.
The text stamped on the back of the pin “Tz10K” means “Price 10 kopecks.” In modern Russia one could buy nothing for such a sum of money.
The pin is a valuable collector’s item.