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Soviet Union Ministry of Defense propaganda poster

Object | Accession Number: 1988.114.2.16

Polychrome poster with a caricatured image of a soldier in a horned helmet carrying a sword, a bloodied battle axe, and a shield on a horse with a head in the shape of an atomic bomb and a tail of dollar signs; they approach a red bastion shaped like a warrior holding a shield and missile; the shield is labeled "Warsaw Pact; " flags of other communist countries line the left side of the poster; a golden hammer and sickle are displayed in the right corner.

Artwork Title
Unconquerable barrier
Date
approximately 1950-1959
Language
Russian
Classification
Posters
Category
War propaganda
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Sybil Milton
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