C A U C A S

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS

1918-1964    1965-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1933

             
 

412

430

490

2k ultra, Lezghinas

0,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

417

435

495

7k black-brown, Chechens

0,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

418

436

496

8k rose-red, Abkhas

0,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

419

437

497

9k ultra, Georgians

0,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

425

446

502

15k brown, Transcaucasians

0,200

10,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

439

457

519

4k brown, Commissar Schaumyan

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

440

458

520

5k gray, Commissar Dzhaparidze

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

441

459

521

20k purple, Commissars Execution

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

442

460

522

35k ultra, Monument

0,100

14

MNH, EF

 

443

461

523

40k carmine, Salute to Commissars

0,100

14

MNH, EF

1935

             
 

528A

541B

582a

40k, brown, Sergei Kirov

---

14

MNH, EF

1938

             
 

587

580

610

20k green, Shota Rustaveli

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

615

628

668

10k green, Caucas-military highway

1,600

12,5

MNH, EF

 

619

631

672

20k brown, Workers Rest House

4,100

12,5

MNH, EF

1939

             
 

706

718

749

5k brown, Sanatorium, Kislovodsk

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

707

719

750

10k carmine, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

708

720

751

15k green, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

709

721

752

20k green, Rest home, New Afon

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

710

722

753

30k black, Clinical Institute, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

711

723

754

50k gray-black, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

712

724

755

60k violet, Rest home, Sukhumi

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

 

713

725

756

80k red, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1049

1041

1052

15k brown, View of Sukhumi

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1050

1042

1053

30k green, Promenade in Gagri

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1051

1043

1054

30k green, Sanatorium in Sochi

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1052

1044

1055

45k brown, New Afon Sanatorium

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1191

1156

1170

30k green, Sanatorium "Riza", Gagri

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1192

1157

1166

30k brown, New Afyon, Abkhasia

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1193

1160

1169

30k violet, Voroshilov Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1194

1161

1165

30k brown, New Riviera, Sochi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1195

1159

1171

30k sepia, "Zapadugol" Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1196

1153

1162

30k green, Agave plant at Sukhumi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1197

1152

1163

30k violet, "Gullripsh" Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1198

1158

1168

30k ultra, Kislovodsk, Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1315

1259

1275

40k purple, Abovian, armenian writer

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1316

1260

1276

50k green, Abovian, armenian writer

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1349

1301

1315

40k blue-green, Highway, Sochi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1350

1305

1313

40k violet, Tree-lined walk, Sochi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1351

1304

1314

40k purple, Formal gardens, Sochi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1352

1302

1317

40k blue-green, Palms, Gagri

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1353

1307

1312

40k green, Palms, Shoreline, Gagri

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1354

1306

1311

40k violet, Hot Spring, Piatigorsk

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1355

1303

1316

40k blue, Colonnade, Kislovodsk

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1424

1378

1370

40k brown, Sanatorium, Kislovodsk

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1425

1379

1366

40k violet Sanatorium, Kislovodsk

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1426

1376

1375

40k green, Sanatorium, Zhelezovods

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1427

1377

1373

40k green, Sanatorium in Georgia

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1428

1374

1372

40k brown, Frunze Sanatorium Sochi

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1429

1375

1371

40k orange, State Theater, Sochi

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1430

1380

1374

40k brown, Clinical, Chaltubo

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1431

1373

1369

40k blue, Sanatorium, Khosta

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1432

1372

1368

40k carmine, Sanatorium N3, Khosta

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1433

1371

1367

40k black, Sanatorium, Khosta

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1527

1477

1474

25k green, Opera and Ballet Theater

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1528

1478

1475

40k brown, Academy of Science

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1529

1479

1476

1r gray, Stalin Avenue in Baku

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1572

1518

1515

20k, blue, Gathering Grapes

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1573

1519

1516

40k, red, Government building

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1574

1520

1517

1r, gray, G. Sundukian

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1600

1548

1586

20k, green, Opera & Ballet Theater

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1601

1549

1587

25k, purple-brown, Gathering Citrus

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1602

1550

1588

40k, brown, Main street, Tbilisi

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1603

1551

1589

1r, red-brown-green, Picking tea

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1677

1625

1622

40k, green, G. Ordzhonikidze

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1678

1626

1623

1r, sepia, G. Ordzhonikidze

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1753

1701

1699

40k, brown, Joseph Stalin

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1797

1745

1743

40k rose-brown, Josef Stalin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1798

1746

1744

1r blue, Josef Stalin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1867

1807A

1799

40k black-brown, Khachatur Abovian

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1970

1910

1901

40k brown-gray, Rustaveli, poet

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

1972

1913A

1903

40k indigo-olive, Lermontov, poet

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2108

2041

1953

40k sepia, Bashindchagian, painer

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2126

2058

2038

40k sepia, Sharents, armenian poet

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2156

2083

2066

40k black, Chavchavadze, writer

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2237

2150

2125

40k blue, Rustaveli Av., Tbilisi

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2238

2179

2129

40k purple, Communist street, Baku

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2244

2151

2128

40k brown, View of Yerevan

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2248

2156

2119

40k multi, 1500 Anniv. of Tbilisi

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2297

2215

2190

40k rose-black, Orbeliani, writer

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2417

2338

2318

40k brown, Baku, government house

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2442

2359

2351

40k brown, Kosta Hetagurov, poet

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2509

2433

2405

40k black, Zeretely, poet

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2521

2478A

2419

2k multi, Georgia costumes

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2528

2446A

2425

10k multi, Armenian costumes

2,200

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2597

2509

2502

4k brown, Pshavela, poet

2,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2695

2606

2601

4k brown, Mesrob Mashtoz

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2768

2675

2664

4k ultra, Sajat Nova, Armenian poet

2,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2799

2706

2692

4k ultra, Fertilizer plant, Georgia

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2820

2719

2704

12k multi, Metalware, Dagestan

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2827

2727

2706

4k brown, Avetisian, soldier-hero

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2837

2734

2719

4k ultra, Blaumanis, Latvian writer

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2838

2800

2777

4k violet, Eristavi, Georgian writer

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2839

2817

2802

4k rose, Kobylyanskaya, novelist

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2849

2742

2725

4k multi, Azerbaijan costumes

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

3034

2909

2894

4k multi, Gulia, Abkhazian poet

2,500

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3038

2956

2898

4k multi, Nazaryan, Armenian writer

2,500

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3140

3003

2983

6k multi, Kazbek mountain, Caucas

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3141

3004

2984

12k multi, Twin peaks Ushba, Caucas

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1918-1964    1965-2000

 

Comments and Abbreviations

Stamps are referenced by CPA Stamp Catalog (Moscow, 1983), Michel (2002/2003) and Scott (2002/2003).
Stamp from set marked (*) my be available as single stamp.
CPA - "Souzpechat" Central Philatelic Agency under the Ministry of Communications of the USSR. CPA catalog numbering of 1918-1980 RSFSR and USSR postage-stamps are accepted in the Russia up to days ( have a look at V.Soloviev "1857-1991 Postage-Stamps of Russian and USSR. Catalog - Reference. 2002/2003 ".
The number of stamps printed (column Print run) is quoted in millions.
MNH - Mint never hinged
MLH - Mint lightly hinged
MH - mint hinged
F - fine stamp condition
VF - very fine stamp condition
EF - extremely fine stamp condition
S - superb, better than EF
SEC - Special Event Cancel
CTO - Cancelled to order
Imperf. - Imperforated stamp

 

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