USSR (Soviet Union)  Postage - Stamps
1956 - 1960

MINT  SETS  and  SINGLE  STAMPS

 

1956    1957    1958    1959-1960


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Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2115

2048

1955

40k black, Carl Linne, botanist

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2119

2050A

1928

40k brown, Rug weaver, Turkmenia

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2120

2051A

1929

40k multicol, Painting, Palekh

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2126

2058

2038

40k sepia, Sharents, armenian poet

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2127

2059

2036

40k black, Longfellow, american poet

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2128

2060

2037

40k black, William Blake, artist, poet

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

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

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2135

2064

2047

40k green, Rudnev, naval commander

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2144

2071

2053

40k blue-gray, Lenin

2,000

12,5

MNH, S

 

2145

2072

2054

60k rose-brown, Lenin

2,000

12,5

MNH, S

 

2146

2073

2055

1r brown, Lenin

2,000

12,5

MNH, S


Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2147

2074

2060

40k multicol, Overprinted in Blue

0,500

12,5

MNH, S

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

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

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2155

2082A

2063

40k green, Radio tower, ship, planes

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2157

2084I

2067

40k, multicol, flags, error in Czech

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, S

 

2157a

2084II

2067a

40k, multicol, flags, error is corrected

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, S

 

              

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2163

2089A

2072

40k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2164

2090A

2073

60k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2165

2089B

2072a

40k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2166

2090B

2073a

60k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2171

2096

2077

60k blue, Bomb, globe, sputniks, ship

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2179

2103A

2090

40k blue-green, Schooner "Zarja"

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2180

2105

2089

40k blue, Aurora borealis and camera

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2181

2104

2091

40k ultra, Weather balloon and radar

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

              

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2182

2169B

2147a

20k ultra-red, Airliner IL-14

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2183

2171B

2148a

40k blue-green, Jet liner TU-104

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2184

2170B

2149a

40k blue-red, Turbo liner TU-114

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2185

2106B

2086a

60k blue-red, TU-104 and Globe

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2186

2107B

2150a

60k rose-black, Jet liner TU-110

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2187

2108B

2087a

1r red-black, Turbo liner AN-10

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

2188

2193B

2151a

2r red-black, Turbo liner IL-18

0,140

Imprf.

MNH, S

 

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2196

2109

2088

40k sepia-claret, L. Kulik, meteorist

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2197

2110A

2092

40k brown, Crimea Observatory

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2198

2111D

2093

60k blue, Moscow University

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2199

2112A

2094

1r blue-brown, Telescope

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2200

2114B

2096a

10k, multicol, Messenger, 16 Century

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

 

2201

2118B

2101a

40k, multicol, Jet plane

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

 

2202

2119B

2100a

40k, multicol, Lenin stamp, Aurora

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, S

 

         

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2217

2198

2286

20k slate-green, Farm Woman

---

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2218

2230

2287

25k sepia, Architect

---

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2219

2138

2288

60k carmine, Steel worker

---

12,5

MNH, EF

 

    

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2271

2188

2162

40k multicol, Atomic Icebreaker

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2272

2189

2163

60k multicol, Diesel locomotive TE-3

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1956    1957    1958    1959-1960

 

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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