Vintage Tea glass Holder "Cosmos USSR". Kolchugino Factory, circa 1963. Popular tea glass holder that celebrated the achievements of Soviet space program. To the left of the Spassky Tower are the three first artificial satellites, above the tower, most likely, the two intercontinental ballistic missiles R-7, which brought these satellites into Earth's orbit. Below the globe is the Luna-3 automatic interplanetary station launched into space on October 4, 1959 by the Vostok-L launch vehicle and for the first time in the world photographed the side of the Moon that is invisible from Earth. In very good condition with some light wear. Silver plated melchior. A Russian-made standard glass included with this holder. 1 only, as shown.
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