Pin (Znachok), History of Aviation U.S.S.R., MiG-17


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Commemorative (znachok) History of Aviation in the U.S.S.R. pin; diamond shaped badge with embossed top side profile of a MiG-17 depicted in brass; blue enamel background; "History of Aviaiton, U.S.S.R. raised letter text in Russian Cyrillic with red enamel background.

Credit Line

Donated by Stephanie J. Markgraf

Country of Origin

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics


  • Copper Alloy
  • Ferrous Alloy
  • Enamel
  • Non-Magnetic White Metal Alloy


3-D: 2.1 × 2.1 × 0.5cm (13/16 × 13/16 × 3/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum



Related Topics