The Soviet Military Awards Page Forum  
  • Serial Numbers Database 2.0
Enter Here

vBClassified Featured Listings
Crimean Veteran Badge
11th Guards Army Veteran Badge
First Air Army Veteran Badge
4th Guards Tank Army Veteran Badge
Dnepr Flotilla Veteran Badge

Go Back   The Soviet Military Awards Page Forum > Soviet Awards Forums > Soviet Sphere > Hungarian People's Republic

Hungarian People's Republic Magyar Népköztársaság 20th August 1949 - 23rd October 1989

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 08-03-2010, 12:23 PM   #1
Greg Collins
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Central Virginia
Age: 65
Posts: 744
Hungarian Sports Awards.

I don't collect sports medals as a rule, but this particular piece caught my eye... the combination of hot enamel combined with dimension; plus the fact that no one else bid on it. Anyway, it reads "International Balaton Cup" and is for an annual pentathlon held at Lake Balaton. As you can see from the seal at the bottom, it's from the Kadar period (post '57). This was not worn but, rather, presented and is, more or less, a "table medal".
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Balaton Cup.JPG (88.2 KB, 0 views)
__________________
"We are Marching for the Victory of Communist Labour"
V.I. Ulyanov (Lenin)
Greg Collins is offline  
Sponsored Links
Old 08-03-2010, 12:28 PM   #2
Greg Collins
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Central Virginia
Age: 65
Posts: 744
Re: Hungarian Sports Awards

This next medal is an award (Gold class) for local military competition (battle-type obstacle course). The large medallion is "stuck" in the plastic case. The tag was added at some point with, I suppose, the name and unit of the recipient. If anyone can give me an idea of what it exactly reads, I'd appreciate it.
Attached Images
File Type: jpg Sports Medallion.JPG (92.0 KB, 1 views)
File Type: jpg Sports Med Detail.JPG (53.9 KB, 0 views)
__________________
"We are Marching for the Victory of Communist Labour"
V.I. Ulyanov (Lenin)
Greg Collins is offline  
Closed Thread

Bookmarks


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are Off
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Champion Of The VIII Spartakiada Of The U.S.S.R. ericlida Sports 0 09-23-2009 12:14 AM
sports badges Doctor Jeep Fake Badges 1 09-20-2007 01:06 AM
Sports Badge sako92s Sports 5 02-24-2007 01:19 PM
Some sports badges scook17 Sports 1 09-12-2006 12:21 PM

Imperial Russian Empire Flag Civil War Standard Tsar of Moscow Heraldic Tapestry
$8999.99
Imperial Russian Empire Flag Civil War Standard Tsar of Moscow Heraldic Tapestry picture#124,125 POLAND ORDER VIRTUTI MILITARI GRAND CROSS STAR SET, WWII, MOSCOW TYPE
$3000.0
#124,125 POLAND ORDER VIRTUTI MILITARI GRAND CROSS STAR SET, WWII, MOSCOW TYPE  pictureSoviet Order Medal GPW Red Banner Red Star Berlin Battle Tank Moscow (#1018)
$1550.0
Soviet Order Medal GPW Red Banner Red Star Berlin Battle Tank Moscow (#1018) pictureCIA NCS Moscow Station RUSSIA Bear Desk / Credenza Statue BEAUTIFUL CAST PIECE
$1499.99
CIA NCS Moscow Station RUSSIA Bear Desk / Credenza Statue BEAUTIFUL CAST PIECE pictureRUSSIA IMPERIAL MOSCOW REG IMPERIAL GUARD BADGE,sterling,very rare,beautiful
$1350.0
RUSSIA IMPERIAL MOSCOW REG IMPERIAL GUARD BADGE,sterling,very rare,beautiful picture



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:14 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright ©2011 Arthur G. Bates III