C R I M E A

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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1938

             
 

613

625

667

5k brown, Crimean shore

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

614

626

666

5k brown, View of Yalta

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

616

627

669

10k brown, Crimean shoreline

1,600

12,5

MNH, EF

 

617

630

670

15k brown, View near Yalta

2,100

12,5

MNH, EF

 

618

629

671

15k brown, "Swallows' Nest"

4,100

12,5

MNH, EF

 

620

632

673

30k brown, Sunset in Crimea

1,400

12,5

MNH, EF

 

621

633

674

40k brown, Alupka

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

622

634

675

50k green, Gurzuff, Crimea

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

623

635

676

80k brown, Crimean Gardens

0,820

12,5

MNH, EF

 

624

636

677

1r green, "Swallows' Nest"

0,320

12,5

MNH, EF

1940

             
 

768

780B

811

10k green, Monument to Red Army

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

769

781B

812

15k orange, Grenade thrower

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

770

782B

813

30k brown, Frunze, Map of operation

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

771

783B

814

50k violet, Crossing of Sivash

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

772

784B

815

60k indigo, Frunze's headquarter

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

773

785B

816

1r gray, Victorious soldier

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

774

780A

811a

10k green, Monument to Red Army

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

775

781A

812a

15k orange, Grenade thrower

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

776

782A

813a

30k brown, Frunze, Map of operation

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

777

783A

814a

50k violet, Crossing of Sivash

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

778

784A

815a

60k indigo, Frunze's headquarter

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

779

785A

816a

1r gray, Victorious soldier

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1944

             
 

886

896

912

30k blue, Defenders of Sevastopol

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1199

1154

1164

30k olive, Crimea, Livadia

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1356

1308

1310

40k brown, "Swallow's Nest", Crimea

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1790

1728

1726

40k blue, Monument to Sunken Ships

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1791

1729

1727

60k brown, Defenders of Sevastopol

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1792

1730

1728

1r brown, Admiral P. Nakhimov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2197

2110A

2092

40k brown, Crimea Observatory

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2392

2313

2298

40k brown, Chekhov's home in Yalta

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2715

2628

2514A

4k multi, Defense of Sevastopol

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2742

2650

2642

3k black-green, Cedar

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2743

2651

2643

4k multi, Canna

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2744

2652

2644

6k multi, Arbutus

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2745

2653

2645

10k multi, Chrysanthemum

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4525

4423

4389

12k multicol, Painting by Vasilev

6,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5337

5219

5088

20k multicol, Cruiser "Red Crimea"

5,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5338

5220

5089

45k multicol, "Sevastopol"

4,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5397

5277

5147

5k multicol, Sevastopol Navy Base

4,200

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1985

             
 

5644

5523

5373

10k multicol, Artek Pioneer Camp

3,700

11,5

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5901

5784

5623e

30k indigo, Admiral Nakhimov

2,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

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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