WEIGHT  LIFTING

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

1949

             
 

1467

1412

1418

1r, red, Weight lifter

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2030

1972

1973

60k violet-brown, Weigh lifting

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2453

2372

2362

20k multi, Weight lifting

3,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

3074

2933B

2922

4k black-red, Weight lifter

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3080

2933A

2922

4k black-red, Weight lifter

7,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3371

3222

3211

6k orange-brown, Weightlifting

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3646

3518

3493

6k rose-purple, Weight lifting

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4141

bl77

3989

50k multicol, Souvenir sheet

1,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4144

bl80

4028

50k multicol, Overprinted in red

1,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4443

4338

4305

6k red-black, Summer Spartakiad

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4710

4606

B66

20k+10k multicol, Weight lifting

1,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5544

5423

5282

10k multicol, Weightlifting

4,400

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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