The Soviet Order of the Red Banner of Labour was an order of the Soviet Union established on December 28, 1920, to honour great deeds and services to the Soviet state and society in the fields of production, science, culture, literature, the arts, education, health, social and other spheres of labour activities.
This specific Order of the Red Banner of Labour is a type 6, which dates it to the mid 1960's. It is in excellent condition with beautiful enamel work, however ribbon staining is present and visible in photos. Serial number on the reverse is faint, but reads 390,479. Serial numbers for the type 6 Order run from 368,602 to 1,261,201.