ORDERS, MEDALS

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

1933

             
 

438

456A

518

20k black-red, Order of Red Banner

0,300

14

MNH, EF

1941

             
 

794

800

831

1r green, Marshal's Star

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1943

             
 

853

854

885

2r black, Order of Patriotic War

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

860

872

897

1r black, Patriotic War Order

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

861

873

898

10r green, Order of Marshal Suvorov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

864

876

831A

3r green, Marshal's Star

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1944

             
 

883

897

913

30k green, Defenders of Leningrad

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

884

898

911

30k brown, Defenders of Stalingrad

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

885

895

914

30k green, Defenders of Odessa

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

886

896

912

30k blue, Defenders of Sevastopol

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

894

901B

923a

15k red, Patriotic War Order

9,900

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

895

902B

924a

20k blue, Order of Alexander Nevsky

9,900

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

896

903B

925a

30k green, Order of Suvorov

9,900

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

897

904B

926a

60k red, Order of Kutuzov

9,900

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

898

901A

923

15k red, Patriotic War Order

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

890

902A

924

20k blue, Order of Alexander Nevsky

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

891

903A

925

30k green, Order of Suvorov

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

892

904A

926

60k red, Order of Kutuzov

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

902

905

927

1r black, Order of Patriotic War

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

903

906

928

3r blue, Order of Alexander Nevsky

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

904

907

929

5r green, Order of Marshal Kutuzov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

905

908

930

10r red, Order of Marshal Suvorov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1945

             
 

946

940B

960a

15k green, Partisan Medal

1,200

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

947

941B

961a

30k blue, Order for Bravery

1,200

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

948

942B

962a

45k blue, Order of Chmelnitski

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

949

943B

963a

60k rose, Order of Victory

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

950

945B

965a

1r green, Order of Nakhimov

0,700

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

951

944B

964a

1r blue, Order of Ushakov

0,700

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

952

940A

960

15k green, Partisan Medal

1,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

953

941A

961

30k blue, Order for Bravery

1,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

954

942A

962

45k blue, Order of Chmelnitski

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

955

943A

963

60k rose, Order of Victory

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

956

945A

965

1r green, Order of Nakhimov

0,700

12,5

MNH, EF

 

957

944A

964

1r blue, Order of Ushakov

0,700

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

960

948

971

1r indigo, Order for Bravery

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

961

949a

972

2r black, Order of B. Chmielnitcki

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

962

950a

973

3r henna, Order of Victory

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

972

959

983

60k red, Red Army elite guard badge

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

981

968B

984a

20k brown, Motherhood Medal

1,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

982

969B

985a

30k brown, Motherhood Glory

1,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

983

970B

986a

60k rose, Mother-Heroine Order

1,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

984

968A

984

20k brown, Motherhood Medal

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

985

969A

985

30k brown, Motherhood Glory

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

986

970A

986

60k rose, Mother-Heroine Order

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

987

971

992

3r henna, Day of Victory in WW2

0,380

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1010

994

986A

1r green, Motherhood Medal

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1011

995

986B

2r blue, Motherhood Glory

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1012

996

986C

3r red, Mother-Heroine Order

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1019

1003

1022

30k brown, Victory Medal, Stalin

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1020

1004

1021

30k violet, Victory Medal, Stalin

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1021

1005

1024

60k henna, Victory Medal, Stalin

4,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1022

1006

1023

60k black, Victory Medal, Stalin

4,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1039

1029A

1036

60k carmine, Gold Star Medal

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1040

1026A

1034

60k plum, Hammer and Sickle medal

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1041

1025A

1032

60k green, Order of Lenin

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1042

1031A

1037

60k red, Order of Red Banner

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1043

1027A

1038

60k violet, Order of  Workers banner

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1044

1028A

1033

60k brown, Order of Red Star

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1045

1030A

1035

60k blue, Order of Veneration

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1055

1035A

1041

60k blue, Marshal's Star

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1056

1036A

1046

60k violet, Medal for Bravery

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1057

1032A

1043

60k blue, Heroic Service in Battle

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1058

1037A

1040

60k brown, Workers' Gallantry

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1059

1039A

1039

60k salmon, Workers' achievement

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1060

1038A

1045

60k carmine, Defense of Moscow

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1061

1033A

1044

60k green, Defense of Caucasus

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1062

1034A

1042

60k green, Defense of Soviet Arctic

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1064

1052

1074

1r claret, Bravery

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1065

1054

1071

1r black, Services in Battle

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1066

1049

1068

1r carmine, Workers' Gallantry

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1067

1048

1067

1r violet, Workers' Achievement

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1068

1053

1073

1r black, Defense of Moscow

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1069

1055

1072

1r brown, Defense of Caucasus

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1070

1050

1070

1r black, Defense of Soviet Arctic

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1071

1051

1069

1r carmine, Partisan of Patriotic War

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1100

1078

1100

30k brown, Stalin Prize Madal

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1322

1280

1289

20k, violet-brown, Marching Youths

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1323

1281

1290

25k, rose, Farm Girl

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1324

1282

1291

40k, brown-red, Komsomol members

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1325

1283

1292

50k, blue-green, Students

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1326

1284

1293

1r, multicol, Flag and badges

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1327

1285

1294

2r, purple, Young steel-maker

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1345

949b

1341A

2r violet,  Bogdan Chmielnicki Order

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1346

950b

1342A

3r red, Order of Victory

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1389

949c

1341

2r green,  Bogdan Chmielnicki Order

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1390

950c

1342

3r carmine, Order of Victory

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1526

1474

1463

1r rose, Medal and Order of Victory

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1703

1653

1650

1r brown, Token of Veneration

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1704

1654

1651

2r red-brown, Order of Red Star

3,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1705

1655a

1652

3r blue, Order Red Workers' Banner

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1706

1656a

1653

5r carmine, Order of Red Banner

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1707

1657a

1654

10r rose, Order of Lenin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1953

             
 

1717

1665

1662

40k, multicol, Stalin Peace Medal

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1754

1709

1709

2r, red overprint, Ukraine & Russia

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3665

3541

3513

4k multi, order of October Revolution

4,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4061

3938

3905

4k multi Order of October Revolution

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4284

4172

4129

4k multi, Order of Friendship

3,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4398

4292

4253

4k multicol, Order of Labor

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4456

bl102

4321

50k multicol, Souvenir sheet

0,600

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4599

4494

4517

1k green-black, Armed Forces Order

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4600

4495

4518

2k magenta, Golden Star Medals

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4604

4499

4522

10k green, Order of Labor

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4605

4500

4523

12k blue, Rocket and Gagarin medal

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4606

4501

4524

16k green, Lenin Prize Medal

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5066

4942

4819

4k multi, Lenin Order, 50th Anniv.

5,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5499

bl173

5249

50k multicol, Hero of USSR medal

1,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1985

             
 

5628

5506

5365

20k multicol, Order of Victory

1,340

11,5

MNH, EF

1998

             
 

6837

678

6472

1r multi, St. Andrey's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6838

679

6473

1r 50k multi, St. Catherine's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6839

680

6474

2r multi, St. Alexander's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6840

681

6475

2r 50k multi, St. George's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1999

             
 

6864

705

6496

1r multi, St. Vladimir's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6865

706

6497

1r 50k multi, St. Anna's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6866

707

6498

2r multi, St. Ioan's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6867

708

6499

2r 50k multi, White Eagles's Order

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6868

709

6500

3r multi, St. Stanislav's Order

0,250

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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