The red enameled star with the hammer and sickle overlaid symbol in the center. Modern copy. Diameter 34 mm. Such stars were intended for ordinary and junior officers (sergeant, foreman, ensign). Suitable for military-historical reenactment after 1936.
Each member of the Red Army had to wear such a star on the band of his cap or on his hat. In addition, at personal request, they were allowed to wear a second such star on shirts and overcoats.
- for a cap - 24 mm,
- for privates or non-commissioned officers - 34 mm,
- for officers - 37 mm,
- to the peakless cap - 30 mm.
At the same time, the actual dimensions of the stars during production were not perfectly accurate, deviations could be up to 2 mm. Often, different rays of one star could have not exactly the same dimensions.