IMO, it is an example of one of the many "non-textbook" wartime variants.
Please provide a measurement and shot of the reverse.
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Thanks for looking RichieC the star as you can see is about an inch and a half in size hope this helps. This star is my only Soviet piece at this time . I just like the look of it. Gary