Soviet Union (USSR) Flags
The Soviet Union flag was the official flag of the Soviet State from 1923 to 1991. The flag features a red field with a golden hammer and sickle and a golden star in the upper canton. The flag and its design are symbols of the Russian Revolution (1917-1923). The flag is also used as a symbol for communism worldwide. Red has always been a positive symbol of color in Russian Culture which is also seen in Moscow’s Red Square and Russian Orthodoxy’s Red Easter. The Red field symbolizes the blood that has been spilled by workers and farmers in their struggle for emancipation. The red star and hammer and sickle are denoting communism and socialism. The sickle symbolizes the agricultural workers or peasants while the hammer represents industrial workers. The red star denotes the Communist Party.
The Soviet Union was a communist state that existed in Eurasia between 1922 and 1991. This union of subnational Soviet Republics had a highly centralized government and economy. The territory overtaken by the Soviets in World War II became satellite states of the Soviet Eastern Bloc.
Our Soviet Flags are some of the finest flags obtainable and are available in indoor and outdoor varieties. Outdoor Soviet Union flags feature strong but lightweight nylon that dries quickly and flies effortlessly in the wind. Outdoor flags are available in several sizes. Indoor Soviet Union flags feature plush gold fringe and are fitted with a lined pole sleeve. Miniature 4”x6” Soviet Union flags make great gifts to share with friends, family and neighbors. These flags are affordably priced to share with others and are great tokens of heritage. Get your Soviet Union flag today. Carrot-Top features a complete collection of World flags , Historic International Flags and American flags. Browse or selection of Mini American flags , outdoor flagpoles accessories and indoor flagpoles accessories for more great flags offerings. For greater assistance with any Carrot-Top item call (800)628-3524 and speak with any of our customer service representatives.