All the pins from the series “Russia Sets Sail” are made of aluminum alloy with the safety pin fastening.
The method of painting is cold enamel.
The pin represents an embossed stylized image of the hemispheres of the Earth with parallels and meridians, cartographic outlines of the continents.
The places of the most famous geographical discoveries belonged to Russian seafarers are marked with the images of sailing vessels.
There is a narrow long flag with forked ends in the upper part of the pin. This is a classical form of warship pennants.
The sign on the flag reads: “Russia Sets Sail”.
The series of the pins was produced in the USSR in the late eighties of the 20th century, and has never been reproduced.
At present the number of the pins is limited and is considered to be a valuable collection.