USSR (Soviet Union)  Postage - Stamps
1951 - 1955

MINT  SETS  and  SINGLE  STAMPS


1951    1952    1953    1954-1955

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Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1746

1694

1692

40k, red-gray, Kremlin view

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1747

1695A

1693

1r, gray-viol-brown, Valeri Chkalov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1748

1700

1698

40k, multicol, Lenin among students

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1749

1699

1697

40k, multicol, Lenin among workers

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1750

1697

1695

40k, multicol, Lenin in Smolny

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1751

1696

1694

40k, multicol, Vladimir Lenin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1752

1698

1696

40k, multicol, Lenin's own home

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1753

1701

1699

40k, brown, Joseph Stalin

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1754

1709

1709

2r, red overprint, Ukraine & Russia

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1779

1724

1722

40k, black-blue, Pulkov Observatory

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1781

1725

1723

40k, multicol,  M.Glinka, Composer

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1782

1726

1724

60k, Pushkin, Zhukovsky, Glinka

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1790

1728

1726

40k blue, Monument to Sunken Ships

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1791

1729

1727

60k brown, Defenders of Sevastopol

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1792

1730

1728

1r brown, Admiral P. Nakhimov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1793

1737

1735

1r, red, Marx, Engels, Lenin, Stalin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1797

1745

1743

40k rose-brown, Josef Stalin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1798

1746

1744

1r blue, Josef Stalin

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1954

             
 

1799

1747

1745

40k claret, Anton Rubinstein

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

              

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1955

             
 

1806

1752

1749

40k, violet, Pushkin, Mickiewicz

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1807

1753

1750

40k, violet, Brothers in Arms

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1808

1754

1752

1r, multicol, Copernicus by Matejko

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1809

1755

1751

1r, red, gray, Palace of Culture

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1955

             
 

1810

1756

1753

60k, multicol, Lenin at Shushinskoe

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1811

1757

1755

1r, multicol, Lenin and Krupskaya

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1812

1758

1754

1r, multicol, Lenin at Printing House

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1955

             
 

1846

1786

1761

40k, multicol, Vladimir Lenin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1847

1787

1762

40k, multicol, Storming in Petrograd

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1848

1788

1763

1r, multicol, Lenin among delegates

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1955

             
 

1849

1789II

C95

1r, red overp. "North Pole- Moscow"

0,125

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1850

1790II

C96

2r, red, overp. "North Pole- Moscow"

0,125

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

          

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1955

             
 

1851

1791

1765

40k, multicol, "North Pole" camp

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1852

1792

1766

60k, multicol, "North Pole" camp

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

1853

1793

1767

1r, multicol, Science observes

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1955

             
 

1854

1794

1764

40k multicol, Magnitogorsk

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1951    1952    1953    1954-1955

 

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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