SCIENTISTS

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS

 

1918-1961    1962-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1925

             
 

229

300

328

7k blue, Popov, Radio Pioneer

3,000

13,5

MNH, EF

 

230

301

329

14k green, Popov, Radio Pioneer

2,000

13,5

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

1934

             
 

463

476

536

5k green, Mendeleev monument

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

464

477

537

10k brown, Portrait of Mendeleev

0,075

14

MNH, EF

 

465

478

538

15k vermilion, Mendeleev monument

0,050

14

MNH, EF

 

466

479

539

20k ultra, Portrait of Mendeleev

0,100

14

MNH, EF

1935

             
 

487

500A

C59

3k, rose, Professor Otto Schmidt

0,200

14

MNH, VF

1935

             
 

510

523

555

5k, carmine, Friedrich Engels

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

511

524

556

10k, green, Friedrich Engels

0,075

14

MNH, EF

 

512

525

557

15k, blue, Friedrich Engels

0,060

14

MNH, EF

*

513

526

558

20k, brown-black, Friedrich Engels

0,200

14

MNH, EF

1940

             
 

737

749

780

10k, indigo, Agricultural Academy

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

738

750

781

15k, purple, Timiryazev at work

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

739

751

782

30k, brown, Portrait of Timiryazev

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

740

752

783

60k, green, Monument in Moscow

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

1941

             
 

795

801

838

15k blue, Prof. N. Zhukovski

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

796

802

839

30k carmine, Military Air Academy

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

797

803

840

50k brown, Zhukovski lecturing

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1944

             
 

931

928

945

30k gray, Chaplygin, mathematician

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

932

929

946

1r brown, Chaplygin, mathematician

2,000

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

               
 

1008

992

1013

30k brown, Friedrich Engels

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1009

993

1014

60k green, Friedrich Engels

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1046

1023

1050

30k brw, Chebyshev, mathematician

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1047

1024

1051

60k gray, Chebyshev, mathematician

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1103

1081

1087

30k green, Karpinsky, geologist

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1104

1082

1088

50k sepia, Karpinsky, geologist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1105

1083

1098

30k sepia, Zhukovski, scientist

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1106

1084

1099

60k blue, Zhukovski, scientist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1357

1311

1320

40k, red-brown, Mikhail Lomonosov

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1358

1312

1321

50k, green, Mikhail Lomonosov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1359

1313

1322

1r, ultra, Lomonosov Museum

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1377

1329

1331

50k, blue, Botkin, Pirogov, Sechenov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1395

1345

1352

40k, purple, Alexander Popov

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1396

1346

1353

50k, brown, A.Popov and S.Makarov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1397

1347

1354

1r, blue-green, Alexander Popov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1398

1339

1348

25k, green, Soil scientist V.Williams

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1399

1340

1349

50k, brown, Soil scientist V.Williams

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1406

1353

1357

40k gray, Ivan Michurin

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1407

1354

1358

1r green, Ivan Michurin

0,500

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

1951

             
 

1627

1583

1572

40k purple, Krasheninnikov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1628

1584

1575

40k brown, Lobachevski

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1629

1582

1568

40k red, Butlerov, chemist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1630

1586

1580

40k green, Stoletov, physicist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1631

1579

1569

40k blue, Kovalevski, biologist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1632

1585

1578

40k red, Miklukho-Maklai

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1633

1581

1583

40k sepia, Yablochkov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1634

1580

1576

40k green, Lodygin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1635

1578

1570

40k purple, Sofia Kovalevskaya

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1636

1575

1577

40k blue, Mendeleev, chemist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1637

1576

1581

40k brown, Timiryasev

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1638

1589

1574

40k blue, Lebedev, phisicist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1639

1577

1582

40k gray, Tsiolkovsky

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1640

1587

1579

40k sepia, Severtsev, biologist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1641

1588

1573

40k brown, Kurnakov, chemist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1642

1590

1571

40k orange, Kozlov, ethnographer

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1664

1607

1604

40k black, Mikhail Ostrogradski

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1670

1618

1615

1r, sepia, P. Semenov-Tianshanski

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1673

1621

1616

40k sepia, V. Kovalevski, biologist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1714

1658

1655

40k blue,Bekhterev, neuropathologist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1779

1724

1722

40k, black-blue, Pulkov Observatory

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1955

             
 

1844

1784

1759

40k ultra, A. Popov, radio inventor

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1845

1785

1760

1r brown, A. Popov, radio inventor

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1857

1797

1792

40k brown, Krylov, Mathematician

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1885

1804

1821

40k multicol, Ivan Kulibin, Inventor

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1890

1830

1822

40k brown, Nikolai Lobachevski

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1894

1834A

1826

40k multicol, Sechenov, Physiologist

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1896

1836

1828

25k brown, Ivan Michurin, Scientist

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1897

1837

1829

60k green, Michurin with Pioneers

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1898

1838

1830

1r blue, Ivan Michurin, Scientist

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

1945

1887

1883

40k, green, Pier Kuri

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1946

1888

1882

40k, brown, Genrik Ebsen

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1950

1883

1875

40k, red, Benjamin Franklin

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1964

1903

1893

40k ultra, Y. Shokalski, geographer

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

1978

1915

1906

40k gray, Dmitri Mendeleev

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1999

1934C

1930

40k ultra-brown, A. Bach, biochemist

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2000

1936

1932

40k lilac, Euler, Mathematician

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2004

1940

1947

40k brown, William Harvey

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2014

1955

1951

40k red-brown, A. Liapunov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2061

1993

1991

40k blue, K. Tsiolkovsky and rockets

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2115

2048

1955

40k black, Carl Linne, botanist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

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

               
 

2270

2187

2154

40k ultra, Rulye, biologist, educator

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2278

2195A

2166

40k blue-brown, Darwin, biologist

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2279

2194

2165

40k green, Torricelli, mathematician

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2280

2200

2167

40k red, Gamaleya, microbiologist

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2286

2205

2171

40k gray, Joliot-Curie, scientist

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2310

2224

2196

40k violet, Humboldt, naturalist

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2380

2299

2271

40k ultra, Voskresensky, chemist

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

1961

             
 

2545

2456

2433

4k iolet, Nikolai Zelinski, Chemist

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2555

2465

2455

6k brown, G. Koch, microbiologist

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2596

2508

2501

4k green, Sergei Vavilov, physicist

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2639

2550

2544

4k green-brown, Lomonosov Statue

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2640

2551

2545

6k green-black, Lomonosov at work

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2641

2552

2546

10k brown, Birthplace and Academy

2,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1918-1961    1962-2000

 

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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