RED CROSS

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

1942

             
 

837

866

890

30k green, Medical corpsmen

5,000

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

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

1962

             
 

2692

2603

2599

4k multi, First Aid Training

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2907

2787

2766

6k green-red, Freighter, Relief ship

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2908

2788

2767

12k blue-red, Centenary emblem

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

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

1967

             
 

3491

3350

3330

4k brown-red, Red Cross and tulip

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4224

4102

4066

4k gray-red, Red Cross Society

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

1988

             
 

5922

5805

5644

15k blue, Red Cross & Crescent Org.

1,900

11,5

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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