ENTOMOLOGY

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

1962

             
 

2686

2599

2594

4k blue-red, Emblem and Mosquito

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2687

2610A

2595

6k green-red, Emblem and Mosquito

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2688

2610B

2595a

6k green-red, Emblem and Mosquito

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3634

3493

3468

6k brown, Entomological Congress

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3703

3576

3549

1k multicol, Peapers by Venetzianov

4,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

3995

3870

3843

6k multi, Bee and Blossom

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1986

             
 

5705

5584

5435

4k multicol, Utetheisa pulchella

6,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5706

5585

5436

5k multicol, Allancastria caucasica

6,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5707

5586

5437

10k multicol, Zegris eupheme

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5708

5587

5438

15k multicol, Catocala sponsa

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5709

5588

5439

20k multicol, Satyrus bischoffi

3,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5799

5678

5525

4k multicol, Atrophaneura alcinous

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5800

5679

5526

5k multicol, Papilio machaon

5,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5801

5680

5527

10k multicol, Papilio alexanor

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5802

5681

5528

15k multicol, Papilio maackii

3,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5803

5682

5529

30k multicol, Iphiclides podalirius

3,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6069

5950

5771

5k multicol, Drone

5,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6070

5951

5772

10k multicol, Workers, flowers

4,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6071

5952

5773

20k multi, Worker collecting pollen

3,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6072

5953

5774

35k multi, Queen,drones, honeycomb

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1991

             
 

6291

bl217

B180

20+10k multicol, Souvenir sheet

0,700

12:12,5

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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