The hammer and sickle is an international symbol of labor, primarily as physical. Therefore, this symbol readily used throughout the world as an emblem of social and political parties, unions, movements advocating for the rights of workers and peasants (working class).
Hammer and sickle – a symbol of the communist , the main state emblem of the Soviet Union. Crossed hammer and sickle symbolize the unity of the workers and peasants in their peaceful creative labor.
Currently, the hammer and sickle is a symbol of the ruling party of the People’s Republic.
The hammer and sickle can be seen also in the clutches of an eagle in the coat of arms of Austria.
In Russia, this symbol is used in the logo of the Communist Party (KPRF) and the National Bolshevik Party (NBP).
A dog tag is a badge of a soldier with the information about its wearer, obligatory to wear in the majority of the armies. For the dog’s age the main purpose of the dog tag was to get rid of the notion “the Unknown Warrior” and to help in the first aid.
Today dog tags are used not only by soldiers. They are very popular as trendy accessory in “military” style, as various trinkets, adornments, mascots, amulets.
In its form a dog tag is a rectangular plate with rounded ends, with ribbed stiffener along the perimeter and pierced at the top for the cord, ring or chain.
The reverse side of the tag is supposed to put on engraving with personal information, memorial dates, verses, congratulations and other texts of your own choice.
The dog tag is supplied in complete with two strong ball chains – 23 5/8 inch and 2 7/16 inch, for the purpose of wearing it on the neck as an amulet or using it as a trinket for the bunch of keys, different fasteners on the clothes, purse, handbag, pouch, messenger bag and so on.