TCHAIKOVSKY

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

1940

             
 

746

758

789

15k green, Tchaikovsky Museum

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

747

759

790

20k brown, Peter Tchaikovsky

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

748

760

791

30k blue, Peter Tchaikovsky

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

749

761

792

50k red-lilac, Tchaikovsky Museum

0,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

750

762

793

60k red, Peter Tchaikovsky

0,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1958

             
 

2129

2063A

2044

40k green, Tchaikovsky composer

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2130

2062A

2045

40k green-ultra, Swan Lake Ballet

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2131a

2061A

2046

1r emerald, Pianist and Violinist

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2132

2063B

2044a

40k green, Tchaikovsky composer

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

 

2133

2062B

2045a

40k green-ultra, Swan Lake Ballet

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

 

2134

2061B

2046a

1r emerald, Pianist and Violinist

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

1959

             
 

2324

2239

2209

1r ultra, Tchaikovsky, Moscow

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2648

2558A

2551

10k multi, "Swan Lake", Ballet

2,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2675

2588

2579

4k blue, Tchaikovsky, bust

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3367

3218

3207

4k red-black, Tchaikovsky monument

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3368

3219

3208

6k red-black, Peter Tchaikovsky

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3369

3220

3209

16k red-black, Tchaikovsky House

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3938

3813

3784

6k multi, "Swan Lake", Ballet

5,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4356

4237

4201

6k multicol,Tchaikovsky competition

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1990

             
 

6198

6078

5888

15k black, Tchaikovsky, composer

2,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1992

             
 

6430

269

6099

10r multicol, Nutcrackers, russian

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6431

270

6100

10r multicol, Nutcrackers, german

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6432

271

6101

25r multicol, Ballet scene

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6433

272

6102

25r multicol, Nutcrackers, ballet

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1993

             
 

6446

285

6128

25r multicol, Swan Lake, ballet

1,500

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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