MEDICINE

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

             
 

606

618

659

10k green, Nurse weighing child

1,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

609

621

662

30k claret, Health Child Camp

1,200

12:12,5

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

1940

             
 

720

732

763

10k green,Chekhov, writer, physician

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

721

733

764

15k ultra, Chekhov, writer, physician

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

722

734

765

20k violet,Chekhov, writer, physician

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

723

735

766

30k brown,Chekhov,writer, physician

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1942

             
 

837

866

890

30k green, Medical corpsmen

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1945

             
 

1006

990

1011

30k brown, Ilya Mechnikov

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1007

991

1012

1r green-black, Ilya Mechnikov

1,500

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

 

1199

1154

1164

30k olive, Crimea, Livadia

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1200

1155

1167

30k violet, "Kemeri" Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1376

1328

1330

40k, red Military Medical Academy

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1377

1329

1331

50k, blue, Botkin, Pirogov, Sechenov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1378

1330

1332

1r, blue green, Academy Building

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

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

               
 

1435

1381

1390

40k brown, Ivan Pavlov

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1436

1382

1391

1r gray, Ivan Pavlov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1477

1422

1423

50k violet, Medicine University

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1714

1658

1655

40k blue,Bekhterev, neuropathologist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1780

1721

1721

40k green-brown, Anton Chekhov

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1891

1832

1823

40k green-red, Nurse, Textile factory

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1892

1831

1824

40k red, First aid instruction

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1894

1834A

1826

40k multicol, Sechenov, Physiologist

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

1999

1934C

1930

40k ultra-brown, A. Bach, biochemist

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2004

1940

1947

40k brown, William Harvey

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2227

2142

2110

40k multi, Nurse bandaging man's leg

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2228

2143

2111

40k multi, Soviet Hospital abroad

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2280

2200

2167

40k red, Gamaleya, microbiologist

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2333

2246

2220

60k green, Louis Braille

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2394

2315

2296

40k brown, Gabrichevski, biologist

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2464

2382

2373

60k brown, Minkh, biologist

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2504

2428

2401

40k green-brown, Pirogov, surgeon

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2554

2464

2454

4k ultra, Sklifosovsky, surgeon

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2555

2465

2455

6k brown, G. Koch, microbiologist

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2601

2510

2508

6k multi, Biochemistry Congress

2,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

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

 

             
 

2689

2600

2596

2k multi, Pioneers' Oath

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2690

2601

2597

3k multi, Young Pioneers- Hero

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2691

2602

2598

4k multi, Pioneers with rocket model

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2692

2603

2599

4k multi, First Aid Training

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2693

2604

2600

6k multi, Pioneers of many races

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2702

2620

2608

6k brown, Pasteur, microbiologist

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2713

2626

2617

6k green-red, Cancer Congress

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2758

2666

2658

4k red-brown, Burdenko, surgeon

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2759

2667

2659

4k multicol, Filatov, surgeon

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2813

2712

2697

4k orange, Children in Nursery

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2814

2713

2698

4k orange, Kindergarten

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2815

2715

2700

4k multi, Lesson of labour in school

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2816

2714

2699

4k brown, Young Pioneer Camp

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2852

2744

2729

2k multi, World Health Day, woman

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2853

2745

2730

4k multi, World Health Day, worker

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2854

2746

2731

10k multi, World Health Day, child

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2935

2820

2803

4k green-bister, Ilya Mechnikov

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2936

2821

2804

6k purple-bister, Louis Pasteur

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2937

2822

2805

12k blue-bister, Albert Calmette

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

3096

2953

2936

4k brown, Vishnevsky, surgeon

2,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3097

2958

2937

4k red, Semashko, physician

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3112

2967

2953

4k green-orange, Egorov, physician

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3113

2968

2955

6k violet, Space ship "Voskhod" team

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3114

2969

2956

10k ultra, Spacecraft "Voskhod"

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3115

bl37

2957

50k red, Portraits of cosmonauts

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3152

3017

2971

4k brown, Kravkov, Pharmacology

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3156

3015

2997

4k red-green, Donor's emblem

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3157

3016

2996

4k red-blue, Blood Donor

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3306

3175

3147

6k blue, Congress of Microbiology

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3344

3202

3190

4k multicol, D.Zabolotny, biologist

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3491

3350

3330

4k brown-red, Red Cross and tulip

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4003

3883

3853

4k orange-black, A. Bogomolets

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4104

3985

3950

4k green-rose, Heart, Globe, Family

3,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4107

3988

3953

1k olive-bister, Aloe

5,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4108

3989

3954

2k slate-green, Horn poppy

5,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4109

3990

3955

4k purple, Groundsel

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4110

3991

3956

6k violet, Orthosiphon stamineus

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4111

3992

3957

10k brown, Nightshade

4,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4145

4019

3990

6k blue, Gerontology Congress, Kiev

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4224

4102

4066

4k gray-red, Red Cross Society

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4271

4156

4113

1k multicol, Echinopanax Elatum

5,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4272

4157

4114

2k multicol, Ginseng

5,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4273

4158

4115

4k multicol, Orchis maculatus

5,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4274

4159

4116

10k multicol, Arnica montana

4,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4275

4260

4117

12k multicol, Lily of the valley

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4302

4189

4143

10k multicol, Painting by Jan Steen

5,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4508

4406

4372

4k brown, Konchalovsky, physician

4,100

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4576

4471

4438

4k brown, Burdenko, neurosurgeon

4,100

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4642

4538

4498

4k violet, Petrov Tumor Institute

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4643

4539

4499

4k brown, Novinski,cancer researcher

3,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4834

4733

4668

10k rose, Space medicine & biology

5,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4852

4748

4677

6k blue-green, Dr. William Harvey

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4917

4796

4713

4k multi, Herzen Oncology Institute

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5082

4964

4835

6k multicol, Medical research

6,500

12

MNH, EF

               
 

5099

4981

4852

4k multicol, Avicenna, Phisician

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5111

4993

4864

32k multicol, Medical testing

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5123

5005

4874

10k multicol, Sea bucthorn

6,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5137

5020

4888

4k multicol, Medical Academy

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5271

5153

5021

15k multicol, Cardiologists congress

3,100

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5308

5190

5059

6k multicol, Medical research

6,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5332

5213

5082

4k green, S. Botkin, physician

4,200

11,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5405

5285

5155

4k multicol, Rheumatology Congress

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5456

5336

5205

5k multicol, Physicians against war

6,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1985

             
 

5649

5528

5379

2k multicol, Dictiocarpum

7,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5650

5529

5380

3k multicol, Thermopsis

7,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5651

5530

5381

5k multicol, Rosa acicularis lindi

7,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5652

5531

5382

20k multicol, Rhaponticum

3,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5653

5532

5383

45k multicol, Bergenia crassifolia

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1988

             
 

5911

5794

5633

35k blue-gold, World Health Org.

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5922

5805

5644

15k blue, Red Cross & Crescent Org.

1,900

11,5

MNH, EF

1991

             
 

6320

6198

6000

15k black, Mechnikov, Physiologist

3,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6321

6199

5999

15k black, Pavlov, Physiologist

3,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1993

             
 

6508

347

6183

90r multicol, Prevention of AIDS

1,200

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1998

             
 

6852

693

6484

1r multicol, Genetics

0,250

12

MNH, EF

2000

             
 

7011

863

6608a

1r 50k multi, Medicine

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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