Medals year book
2002. Soft cover; 171 pages plus appendix. Very good condition. Under 1 kg.
MEDAL YEAR BOOK 2004 This is a heavy, soft covered book of 504 pages full of valuable information, valuations and photos on decorations, medals and ribbons. It is virtually the same as the current issue other than the prices. •The postage on this item will be R60.00 within S. A. (with tracking) •If outside South Africa please contact me re payment & postage before bidding. •I do not have a PayPal facility. •Please email any queries. •If you think the description in my listing is incorrect, please email me. •The photograph you are viewing in this listing is the actual item for sale.
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Binding - Softcover. Some edge-wear. Bumping with a 2cm closed tear to top edge of spine. Book Condition - Good. Some handling marks to page edges. Book Number - QB-010696 Location - Kalk Bay Shop Published Year - 2007 Published Place - United Kingdom Publisher - The Orders and Medals Research Society Size - 4to. 253 Members handbook and journal index 1973 - 2006
Original T34 captured Russian tank metal pressings that were supposed to have been used to make the SOUTHERN AFRICA Medals..The metal was found to be unsuited for the purpose and instead a small amount of melted metal from the tank was mixed with nickel silver to produce the medal. These 2 pressings are part of the original attempt to make the medals.RARE.See Medal Year book for more information. LOCAL BUYER PAYS R100 POSTNET OR YOU CAN ALSO COLLECT AT STORE OVERSEAS BUYER SEE POSTAGE RATES TABLE FOR SHIPPING OPTIONS VISIT OUR STORE IN ROSEBANK JOHANNESBURG FOR MORE MILITARIA
Ukraine ?2 UAH Sydir Kovpak Hero of the Soviet Union WWII nickel silver 2012 Edition Technical Specs Presentation Country: Ukraine Metal Purity: Nickel Silver Box: No Year of Issue: 2012 Weight: 12.8 CoA: No Face Value: 2 hryvnias Dimensions: 31 Quality: BU Mintage: 15000 New coin with capsule The commemorative coin is dedicated to Sydir Artemovych Kovpak, a famous son of the Ukrainian people, military leader and statesman, twice Hero of the Soviet Union, which in 1941-1945 was the commander of the Putyvl partisan unit and allied partisan units of Sumy region.On the obverse there are: to the left, against the dark background, the Small Coat of Arms of Ukraine with the inscription ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ ¿¿¿¿ ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ (National Bank of Ukraine) thereunder, below - the coin face value and issue year 2 ¿¿¿¿¿¿/2012 (2 hryvnias/2012) and the National Bank of Ukraine Mint logo; in between there are a laurel branch and two Gold Star medals of the Hero of the Soviet Union; to the right, against the light background, there are a conventionalized image of the book cover, inscription `¿¿¿ ¿¿¿¿¿¿¿ / ¿¿ ¿¿¿¿¿¿` (from Putyvl / to the Carpathians) and Kovpak`s facsimile signature.On the reverse there is a portrait of Sydir Kovpak against the background of a map together with the legends to the left: ¿¿¿¿¿ ¿¿¿¿¿¿ (Sydir Kovpak) - bow-shaped, and 1887-1967 - his life years. ____________________________________________________ Feel free to e-mail me with any questions.