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Cherkesska what kind is it, what's the patch mean

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So someone I know has this cherkesska, and it has a patch on it, but I'm not sure if it's WW1 or WW2, and what's the patch for anyway? Please help me out, thanks!IMG_7728.jpg.acb3b9dd9e6e02fa3d7653940995bf67.jpgIMG_7727.jpg.c7bcf053aff858566ba1e4497220fa5c.jpg

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Celams - I know I'm way late to this and possibly you'll never see this answer, but...that patch is slightly post-WW1 and way before WW2. It's the insignia of the Bukharan People's Soviet Republic (the four characters in the corners are B, P, S, and R, in the Turkic/Ottoman language abjad-alphabet), which came into being in 1920 part and parcel of the Bolshevik revolution, turned into the Bukharan Socialist Soviet Republic in 1924, and got dissolved into neighboring SSSRs by 1925. My expectation is that the garment here isn't technically a cherkesska but a tsiya, and would have been worn not by some sort of BPSR cossack unit but by diaspora Adighe/Cherkess/Circassians in the BPSR's military service. You've got something really special here, perhaps not monetarily valuable but very rich in history and heritage. Cherish and conserve it please...as part of the Circassian disapora, I know I would!

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