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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

1927

             
 

271

325yc

373

14k, green & brown, L. Zamenhof

0,750

10,5

MNH, EF

 

272

325xc

374

14k, green & brown, L. Zamenhof

0,750

10,5

MNH, EF

1933

             
 

406

424

480

3k green, Birthplace of Marx

0,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

407

425

481

10k gray-brown, Grave of Marx

0,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

408

426

482

35k violet, Portrait of Karl Marx

0,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

414

432

492

4k gray-black, Jews, Birobidzhan

0,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

433

451

515

3k black, Volodarsky

0,750

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

434

452

516

5k brown, Uritzky

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

435

453

C37

5k ultra, Birnbaum, Balloon flight

0,050

14

MNH, EF

 

436

454

C38

10k carmine, Balloon over Moscow

0,100

14

MNH, EF

*

437

455

C39

20k violet, Balloon over Moscow

0,100

14

MNH, EF

1934

             
 

461

474

531

10k ultra, Yakov Sverdlov

0,075

14

MNH, EF

1943

             
 

862

874

903

30k black, Karl Marx

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

863

875

904

60k green, Karl Marx

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1245

1201

1212

30k black, Marx and Engels

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1246

1202

1213

50k brown, Marx and Engels

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1339

1298B

1307a

30k blue, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1340

1299B

1308a

40k purple, Lenin st., Sverdlovsk

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1341

1300B

1309a

1r green, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1342

1298A

1307

30k blue, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1343

1299A

1308

40k purple, Lenin st., Sverdlovsk

0,700

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1344

1300A

1309

1r green, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,700

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1565

1511

1510

40k blue, Painting by I. Brodsky

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1566

1512

1511

1r brown, Painting by I. Brodsky

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1567

1525

1527

40k multi, Painting by I. Levitan  

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1568

1526

1528

50k brown, Isaak Levitan, painter

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1750

1697

1695

40k, multi, Painting by Isaak Brodsky

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1779

1724

1722

40k blue, Struve, Pulkov Observatory

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1799

1747

1745

40k claret, Anton Rubinstein

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2147

2074

2060

40k multi, Painting by Isaak Brodsky

0,500

12,5

MNH, S

               
 

2150

2077

2056

40k brown, Karl Marx

1,500

12,5

MNH, S

 

2151

2078

2057

60k blue, Karl Marx

1,500

12,5

MNH, S

 

2152

2079

2058

1r red, Karl Marx

1,500

12,5

MNH, S

1959

             
 

2281

2199

2164

40k chocolate, Shalom Aleichem

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2423

2345

2324

40k brown, Yakov Sverdlov

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2465

2383

2374

40k olive, "March",by  Isaak Levitan

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2680

2594

2590

4k ultra, Karl Marx monument

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2865

2758

2739

4k red-black, Karl Marx

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

3017

2899B

2885a

10k green-pink-fluor, F. Tsander

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3021

2899A

2885

10k green-pink, F. Tsander

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3031

2908

2893

4k blue, Gamarnik, army commander

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3128

2990

2970

4k blue, Struve, Astronomer

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3210

3072

3045

4k orange, Yakov Sverdlov

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3342

3252

3187

4k violet, Yakir, Army commander

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3343

3201

3189

4k multicol, A.Fersman, mineralogist

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3528

3380

3360

4k sepia, "Das Kapital", by K. Marx

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3627

3487

3463

4k black-red, Karl Marx

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4043

3921

3888

6k magenta, E. Rutherford, Physicist

3,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4192

4075

4041

20k multicol, Self-portrait by Grabar

3,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4316

4208

4155

4k brown, Artsimovich, physician

3,900

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4342

bl94

4187

50k multicol Painting by Grabar

1,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4470

4366

4333

4k multicol, Yakov Sverdlov

4,100

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4514

4412

4378

4k sepia, Anatoli Lunacharski

4,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4535

4433

4399

4k brown, Mints, physicist

3,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

4944

4828

4741

6k multicol, Albert Einstein

4,600

11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5125

5007

4870

4k brown, A. Joffe, physicist

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5382

5263

5133

50k multicol, Painting by Rembrandt

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5388

5269

5139

4k multi, Karl Marx (1818-1883)  

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5413

5293

5163

20k multi, Birnbaum, USSR-1 flight

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1985

             
 

5633

5512

5332

5k rose, Sverdlov, party leader

4,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5688

5565

5416

5k multicol, N. Emanuel, chemist

2,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5874

5758

5601

5k green, Isaac Newton, physicist

2,700

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5886

5769

5612

5k claret, Samuil Marshak, author

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1988

             
 

5940

5823

5662

5k chocolate, Karl Marx

2,900

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6127

6008

5817

5k black, Berzin, Intelligence leader

2,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1990

             
 

6257

6136

5939

15k black, Boris Pasternak, poet

2,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1995

             
 

6590

427

6250

250r multi, Roosevelt, Yalta, 1945

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1997

             
 

6784

626

6421

1500r multi, Painting by Chagall

0,480

12

MNH, EF

1999

             
 

6915

756

6542

2r multicol, Leonid Utesov

0,350

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6918

757

6543

2r multicol, Mark Bernes

0,350

12:12,5

MNH, EF

2000

             
 

6950

802

6576j

4r multi, Botvinnik, chess champion 

0,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6963

815

6587

2r multi, Holocaust

0,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6999

851

6606c

1r multi, Sergei Eisenstein

0,350

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

7003

855

6606g

2r multi, Meyerhold, Stanislavsky

0,350

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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