on 7 September 1928 and awarded for exceptional service in scientific
achievement, public or government service. This is t6 v2 with
the hammer under the sickle on avers and "ring" on
reverse. Quite common and due to mass production (about 1.2
million awarded) many variations (until 1943 it was a screwback).
Very intricate and practically forgery proof, made of silver
with some gold plating. Good condition - most excellent
specimen but no document. I have some spares - see the
awards for exchange page!
readily available, often in wholesale quantities.
always available. Occasionally in quantity.
available without a long delay. Difficult to find in quantity.
to rare, less seldom available.
Difficult to find.
rare. Demand outstrips supply, and specimens, when available are often eagerly
rare and seldom available. Collector may have to search for a few years to locate
the highest rarity. Very difficult to obtain.
never available. Most collectors will not have a chance to acquire these pieces.
been on the market. Almost impossible to obtain.