Gagarin Yury

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

1961

             
 

2560

2473A

2463

3k blue, Yuri Gagarin

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2561

2474A

2464

6k blue-red, Kremlin, rockets, radar

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2562

2475A

2465

10k red-green, Rocket and Gagarin

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2563

2473B

2463a

3k blue, Yuri Gagarin

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2564

2474B

2464a

6k blue-red, Kremlin, rockets, radar

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2565

2475B

2465a

10k red-green, Rocket and Gagarin

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2671

2587aB

2578a

10k multicol, blue label, Vostok-1

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2672

2587bB

2578Aa

10k multicol, lilac label, Vostok-1

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2673

2587aA

2578

10k multicol, blue label, Vostok-1

4,000

11:11,5

MNH, EF

 

2674

2587bA

2578A

10k multicol, lilac label, Vostok-1

4,000

11:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2780

bl31A

2631Aa

1r blue, Souvenir sheet, Astronauts

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2781

bl31B

2631A

1r blue, Souvenir sheet, Astronauts

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2959

2855

2833

10k red-gold, First man in space

6,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

3011

2897B

2889a

12k green, Gagarin and "Vostok-1"

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3014

2897A

2889

12k green, Gagarin and "Vostok-1"

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

3994

Bl69

3844

10k+12k+12k+16k Souvenir Sheet

1,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4447

4342

4309

6k blue-red, Gagarin Monument

5,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4569

bl111

4431

50k black, Yuri A. Gagarin

0,450

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4605

4500

4523

12k blue, Rocket and Gagarin medal

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4693

4589

4562

6k multicol, Gagarin, Soyuz, Salyut

6,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4752

4648

4589

10k multicol, Gagarin and spacecraft

7,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

5028

4910

4803

10k multicol, Ship "Yuri Gagarin"

5,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5109

4991

4862

6k multicol, Flight Training Centre

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5110

4992

4863

15k multicol, Flight testing

4,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5111

4993

4864

32k multicol, Medical testing

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5174

5056

4925

6k multicol, Yuri Gagarin and Earth

6,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5177

bl150

4928

50k multicol, Yuri Gagarin

0,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5207

5089

4958

6k multicol, "Cosmonaut Gagarin"

5,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5481

5361

5231

15k blue, Yuri Gagarin, Vostok-1

6,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1986

             
 

5714

5593

5444

15k multicol, Yuri Gagarin

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5856

5739

5582

15k multicol, Gagarin Memorial

2,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1991

             
 

6306

6185A

5974

25k brown, Gagarin Pilot

2,500

12

MNH, EF

 

6307

6186A

5975

25k brown, Gagarin, Cosmonaut

2,500

12

MNH, EF

 

6308

6187A

5976

25k brown, Gagarin in wearing hat

2,500

12

MNH, EF

 

6309

6188A

5977

25k brown, Gagarin as civilian

2,500

12

MNH, EF

 

6310

bl218

5977b

4 x 25k brown, Souvenir sheet

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

6311

bl219

5977c

4 x 25k brown, Souvenir sheet

0,600

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1998

             
 

6850

691

6482

1r multicol, Space, Gagarin

0,250

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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