The historical significance of the commemorative medal
On October 1, 1949, Chairman Mao Zedong solemnly announced on the Tiananmen Gate: 'The Central People's Government of the People's Republic of China has been established, and the Chinese people have stood up!' Since then, the Chinese nation has stood in the east of the world with a new attitude . In order to remember this glorious day, the central and local authorities produced more than a hundred kinds of colorful medals for the founding of the country. Its production methods include casting, stamping, engraving, baking varnish, etc.; the materials used are copper, silver, aluminum, etc.; badges are round, square, flag-shaped, special-shaped, etc.; most of the size is 2~4 cm. The five-star red flag, the magnificent Tiananmen Square and the portrait of the leader Mao Zedong are composed of distinctive characteristics of the times and national characteristics. The founding commemorative medal has become a precious historical relic, with important historical significance, documentary significance and high artistic value and collection value. The establishment of New China has realized the independence and liberation of the Chinese nation and opened a new era in Chinese history.