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# md113 1957 K.Tsiolkovskiy medal of Academy of Science of the USSR

65 mm diameter old 1957 quality bronze artwork medal produced by Moscow Mint by order of the USSR Academy od Science for 100 years birthday anniversary of Konstantin Tsiolkovskiy.On front side next to portarit reads `Genious Russian Inventor K.E.Tsiolkovskiy 1857-1957`. On reverse side depicted Soviet Union on the World Globe and eager rocket.There are words of Father of Space Tsiolkovskiy : `I believe many of you will be witnesses of the first space travel`. These words he tells at the turn of XX Century. Originals (not replicas) of these medals are extremely rare subject.It was no public distribution.Medals were presented to scientist and designers in 1957-1958. From collection of cosmonaut-designer Georgi Grechko.
 # md113            1957 K.Tsiolkovskiy medal of Academy of Science of the USSR 1

This product was added to our catalog on Friday 13 December, 2002.