OIL, GAZ

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

1934

             
 

445

463y

C46

10k, green, Oil wells

0,100

14

MNH, EF

               
 

450

463x

C41

10k, green, Oil wells

0,100

14

MNH, EF

1941

             
 

786

792

823

1r blue-green, Oil Derricks

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1083

1067

1076

10k green, Oil Derricks

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1294

1270

1282

60k, red, Oil field and tank cars

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1295

1271

1283

1r, green, Oil field and tank cars

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1494

1439

1439

40k brown, Power dam and oil wells

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1496

1441

1441

1r purple, Power dam and oil wells

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2083

2009

2007

40k multi, Azerbaijan, Oil Derricks

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2090

2008

2010

40k multi, Turkmen, Oil Derricks

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2346

2255

2250

30k lilac-red, Oil production

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2774

2679

2669

4k gray-brown, Oil and Chemicals

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

2992

2873

2872

4k lilac-black, Oil Refining

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3682

3553

3528

6k multicol, Geological apparatus

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3683

3554

3529

10k multicol, Oil derrick in the desert

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3730

3604

3577

4k multicol, Oil Refinery and statue

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3865

3741

3713

4k rose-gold, Oil derricks, emblems

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4004

3886

3856

6k multicol, 8th World Oil Congress

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4086

3967

3936

4k blue-black, Baku Oil Industry

3,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4117

4063

3820

4k rose, Checheno-Ingush Republic

3,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4313

4204

4168

4k blue-red, Tyumen Oilfields

3,850

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4313

4204

4168

4k blue-red, Tyumen Oilfields

3,850

11,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4384

4281

4241

4k multicol,Uzbek Soviet republic

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4388

4277

4240

4k multicol, Turkmen Soviet republic

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5085

4967

4843

4k multi, Tatarstan, Oil Refining

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5149

5031

4900

4k multicol, Dagestan Republic

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5157

5039

4909

4k multicol, Gas plant, Urengoi

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5182

5064

4933

4k multicol, Adzhar Republic

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5226

5109

4977

4k multicol, Komi Republic

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5259

5141

5008

4k multicol, Chechen Republic

3,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5445

5325

5195

5k multicol, Gas pipeline completion

3,500

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1986

             
 

5748

5627

5478

5k multicol, Tyumen, 400th Anniv.

2,700

11,5

MNH, EF

1997

             
 

6728

569v

6372

150r red-lilac, Oil rig

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1997

             
 

6788

629v

6424

15k lilac, Oil rig

0,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

2000

             
 

7021

873

6608k

4r multi, Oil refining

0,350

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

7022

874

6608l

4r multi, Mineral extracting

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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