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Cool New Soviet KGB Vodka Flasks – Awesome Conversation Starters

So I was surfing one day and stumbled across these cool souvenir personal liquor flasks from Russia that hark back to the Soviet era.  They looked really cool in the photos and were brand new so I figured why not get one and check it out.  Thus, out came the credit card and I got one from worldgifts1 on eBay.  I should point out that a number of vendors are selling these and they all look the same.

The below are photos of my exact flask.  I actually bought two – one for myself and one for my buddy Scott.  They really are nicely done – the chrome plate is good and what really caught my eye is the coat of arms – the CCCP is the abbreviation of the Cyrllic words “Союз Советских Социалистических Республик” that translate as the Union of Soviety Socialist Republics.  The КГБ is the Cyrllic abbreviation for Комите́т госуда́рственной безопа́сности which translates as the Committee for State Security, which we better know as the KGB.

I bought this strictly as a novelty plus as a place to keep either vodka or, gasp, my beloved tequila.  I think I am in big trouble for the tequila comment 🙂  It’s definitely a cool conversation starter and you could put whatever drink you want in there of course.

At any rate, it arrived as you see above and is water tight.  I sloshed some soapy water around inside, rinsed it out several times and then let it dry and it was good to go.

In my opinion it is a good deal – sure you can get cheaper generic flasks but they scream “boozer” vs. being a conversation starter.  I’d recommend these and they do make flasks with other insignia too – I opted for the KGB one due to growing up during the Cold War and tons of spy movies.

World Gifts is not the only seller and while I suspect they are all being made at the factory, I can’t speak to the quality of other sellers’ products.  Below are flasks from eBay including stuff from a number of sellers and at the bottom I have a link to the KGB Flask as sold by World Gifts on Amazon.

8 oz. Stainless Hip Flask Canteen w/ Russian Soviet Military Badge KGB CCCP USSR

$21.99
End Date: Friday Dec-28-2018 13:41:50 PST
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8 oz. Stainless Hip Flask Canteen w/ Russian Soviet Military Badge KGB CCCP USSR

$21.99
End Date: Thursday Dec-13-2018 15:44:23 PST
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5 oz Stainless Steel Russian Military Flask

$18.00
End Date: Wednesday Dec-19-2018 14:09:12 PST
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VINTAGE RUSSIAN SAILOR AD SIGN STAINLESS STEEL 8oz FLASK D 273 USSR RUSSIA

$11.16
End Date: Monday Jan-7-2019 10:19:34 PST
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Russian Flask 9oz

$20.00
End Date: Tuesday Jan-1-2019 11:39:59 PST
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Vintage Russian Drinking Flask-1917 Russian Empire seal on Leather Cover****

$8.03
End Date: Sunday Dec-23-2018 8:04:44 PST
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set CCCP SOVIET USSR RUSSIAN STAINLESS STEEL HIP FLASK. &2 CUPS FUNNEL

$25.99
End Date: Wednesday Jan-2-2019 14:33:51 PST
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USSR Russian Army Original Flask Soviet Water Bottle Military Canteen + Case

$11.95
End Date: Wednesday Jan-9-2019 4:35:18 PST
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6oz Russian Stainless Steel Drinking Flask KGB & CCCP Flag Emblem Made in Russia

$20.95
End Date: Tuesday Jan-8-2019 14:56:49 PST
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Russian Pin Up Girls D10 Flask 8oz Stainless Steel Hip Drinking Whiskey Brandi

$10.36
End Date: Wednesday Dec-12-2018 16:27:41 PST
Buy It Now for only: $10.36
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Russian Standard Vodka Flask 6 oz New Without Box - Rare

$10.95
End Date: Saturday Dec-15-2018 20:02:39 PST
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Russian Pin Up Girls D6 Flask 8oz Stainless Steel Hip Drinking Whiskey Brandi

$10.36
End Date: Wednesday Dec-12-2018 16:06:14 PST
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Russian Pin Up Girls D1 Flask 8oz Stainless Steel Hip Drinking Whiskey Brandi

$10.36
End Date: Wednesday Dec-12-2018 15:43:04 PST
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8 oz. Stainless Hip Flask Canteen Russian Soviet Military Badge "KGB CCCP", USSR

$21.99
End Date: Wednesday Jan-9-2019 12:17:40 PST
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Russian Drinking Flask STAINLESS STEEL 6oz OLD BATTLE EMBLEM/ RED ARMY STATUE

$19.95
End Date: Sunday Dec-16-2018 4:37:27 PST
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8 oz Russian Stainless Steel Drinking FLASK RUSSIAN FLAG AND IMPERIAL EAGLE

$22.95
End Date: Sunday Dec-16-2018 4:36:53 PST
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7oz Stainless Steel Liquor Hip Flask Coat of Arms of Russia Russian Eagle

$14.99
End Date: Friday Jan-4-2019 15:30:22 PST
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8 oz. Stainless Hip Flask Canteen w/ Russian Soviet Military Badge KGB CCCP USSR

$21.99
End Date: Wednesday Dec-12-2018 16:08:30 PST
Buy It Now for only: $21.99
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RUSSIAN STANDARD VODKA BRANDY WHISKEY FLASK 6OZ BRUSHED STAINLESS BRAND NEW RARE

$29.99
End Date: Saturday Dec-29-2018 10:20:51 PST
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Russian Pin Up Girls D5 Flask 8oz Stainless Steel Hip Drinking Whiskey Brandi

$10.36
End Date: Wednesday Dec-12-2018 16:04:07 PST
Buy It Now for only: $10.36
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8 oz. Stainless Steel Alcohol and Spirits Flask Canteen w/Russian Soviet Military Army Badge KGB USSR CCCP

Made in Russia, this curved drinking flask makes a great gift. Latched screw top and decorated with 2 Soviet Era badges. Suitable for alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks. Soviet/Russian Army/KGB souvenir – stainless steel Flask 8 oz. Military collectibles and Military Memorabilia

Features: 

  • Stainless Steel Drinking flask 8 oz. for Vodka, Cognac,Whiskey, Scotch, etc.
  • 5″L x 3.75″W x 1″
  • Russian Military badges KGB
  • Faux Leather Wrap
  • Suitable for alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks

List Price: $21.99 USD
New From: $21.99 USD In Stock
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