12g of solid gold, with fine patina. Similar to Hero of the
Soviet Union and only about 20.812 were awarded from 22.5.1940
(this type - late square suspension - was issued after 19 June
1943). See also the piece in my collection, also in excellent
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.