V O L G A

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

1921

             
 

28

165x

B17

2250 r, blue, Aid to famine victim

0,670

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

29

167x

B15

2250 r, red, Relief work on Volga

0,440

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

29A

167y

B15a

2250 r, red, Relief work on Volga

---

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

30

166x

B16

2250 r, brown, Relief work on Volga

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

31

168x

B14

2250 r, green, Relief work on Volga

0,190

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

31A

168y

B14a

2250 r, green, Relief work on Volga

---

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1941

             
 

813

815

846

30k scarlet, "Stepan Rasin on Volga"

3,000

12,5

MNH

 

815

817

848

1r green, "Stepan Rasin on Volga"

1,000

12,5

MNH

1944

             
 

884

898

911

30k brown, Defenders of Stalingrad

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1945

             
 

963

951

968

60k henna, Victory of Stalingrad

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

964

952

969

3r henna, Victory of Stalingrad

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

965

bl5

970

3r henna, Souvenir sheet of four

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1654

1602

1599

30k, multicol, Volga-Don Canal

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1655

1603

1600

40k, multicol, Stalingrad HES Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1667

1605

1602

1r, multicol, Kuibyshev HES Dam

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1953

             
 

1721

1673

1670

40k multicol, Tsymlanskaja Dam

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1722

1669

1666

40k multicol, Lock N9 Volga Canal

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1723

1670

1667

40k multicol, Lock N13

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1724

1671

1668

40k multicol, Lock N15

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1725

1672

1669

40k multicol, Light House on Volga

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1726

1674

1671

1r multicol, M.S."J. Stalin" in canal

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1924

1865

1866

40k, multicol, "Volga river boatmen"

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2109

2037

2027

40k blue, Lenin Hydroelectric Station

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2274

2191

2159

60k multi, Power plant on Volga

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2797

2704

2694

4k gray, Power Station, Dam, Volga

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2867

2760

2514D

4k multi, Victory of Stalingrad

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3293

3159

3137

10k red, Stalingrad as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3384

3242

3227

4k multi, Ship on Volga, Map

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3389

3254

3180

6k multi, Volga-Baltic Canal Map

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3390

3255

3181

10k brown, Ship in lock

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3611

3471

3446

4k multi, Victory of Stalingrad

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3680

3551

3526

4k blue, Radio Laboratory, Novgorod

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3778

3651

3624

4k multicol, Painting by I.Repin

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4034

3948

3880

16k multi, Gorki Kremlin, hydrofoil

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4044

3922

3889

4k multi, Gorki statue

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4208

4088

4051

3k orange, Memorial, Stalingrad

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4209

4089

4052

4k yellow, Memorial, Stalingrad

3,800

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4210

4090

4053

10k multi, Memorial, Stalingrad

3,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4211

4091

4054

12k carmine, Memorial, Stalingrad

2,800

11.5:12

MNH, EF

 

4212

bl83

4055

20+20k multi, Souvenir sheet of two

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4217

4097

4057

10k multicol, Chaliapin, opera singer

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5070

4945

4823

4k multi, War Memorial, Stalingrad

6,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5085

4967

4843

4k multi, Tatarstan, Oil Refining

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6068

5949

5770

5k multicol, Stalingrad, 400th Anniv.

2,400

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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