SNR Excelsior 52 (France) ➤ Kommunar Zvezda-54 (USSR)

SNR Excelsior 52 (France). 1952 (

Kommunar Zvezda-54 (USSR). 1954 (

The radio is a copy of the French Excelsior 52 radio. In 1952 a group of Soviet diplomats was in Paris to negotiate the future status of Austria, then still occupied by the Soviet Union. An Excelsior 52 was given to this delegation as a present.

Contributed by Alexey Avduevsky