C A U C A S

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS

1918-1964    1965-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1965

             
 

3223

3116

3062

4k blue-green, Manuk Abegian

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3322

3224

3064

4k green,  Akopian, Armenian poet

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3323

3303

3064A

4k green, Mamedkulizade, poet

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3375

3235

3220

3k multi, Pink Lotus

6,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3376

3236

3221

6k multi, Palms and cypresses

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3377

3237

3222

12k multi, Victoria cruziana

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3383

3241

3226

1k multi, Cheget Mount, hotel, map

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3386

3262

3229

10k multi, Castle, Kislovodsk, Map

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3388

3245

3231

16k multi, Sochi, Hotel, Map

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3394

3258

3235

3k green, Poem by Rustaveli

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3395

3259

3236

4k brown, Rustaveli, bas-relief

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3396

3260

3237

6k blue, Poem by Rustaveli

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3397

bl44

3238

50k green, Souvenir sheet

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3516

3366

3347

4k multi, Soviet Georgia Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3517

3364

3344

4k multi, Soviet Azerbaijan Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3523

3363

3343

4k multi, Soviet Armenia Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3652

3524

3499

4k brown, Tbilisi State University

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3666

3536

3515

4k bluish-black, Stepan Shaumyan

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3671

3543

3524

4k blue-black, Erebuni, Ararat Mount

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3672

3544

3525

12k brown, David Sasunski, Yerevan

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3787

3660

3633

10k blue, Tumanian, Armenian poet

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3799

3672

3645

6k gray, Komitas, composer

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3865

3741

3713

4k rose-gold, Oil derricks, emblems

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3867

3776

3750

4k red-silver, Armenian woman

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3922

3794

3768

4k ultra-pink, Yerevan University

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

3981

3852

3832

10k multicol, Adzharian Dance

4,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4025

3908

3877

4k multicol, Spendiarov, composer

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4036

3910

3879

4k brown, Paliashvili, Composer

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4090

3995

3960

4k olive, Kamo (Ter-Petrosyan)

3,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4117

4063

3820

4k rose, Checheno-Ingush Republic

3,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4168

4048

4013

4k slate, Mardzhanishvili, producer

2,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4280

4166

4123

16k multicol, Cruiser Red Caucas

3,100

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4493

4391

4358

4k multicol, Isaakyan, Armenian poet

5,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4529

4427

4393

4k multicol, Sundukian, dramatist

4,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4571

4466

4433

4k multi, Vurgun, poet of Azerbaijan

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4649

4545

4505

1k multicol, Saffron

7,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4650

4546

4506

2k multicol, Pasqueflowers

6,400

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4651

4547

4507

3k multicol, Gentian

6,400

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4652

4548

4508

4k multicol, Columbine

5,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4653

4549

4509

6k multicol, Checkered lily

4,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

4992

4873

B122

1r+50k gold, Concert Hall, Tbilisi

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4993

4872

B121

1r+50k silver, Narikaly Fortress

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4994

4876

B125

1r+50k silver, Erebuni, Armenia

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4995

4877

B126

1r+50k gold, Opera Theater, Erevan

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5119

5001

4869

4k multi, Guramishvily, Poet

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5149

5031

4900

4k multicol, Dagestan Republic

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5182

5064

4933

4k multicol, Adzhar Republic

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5187

5069

4938

10k multicol, Painting by Wrubel

6,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5197

5079

4949

4k multi, Nizami, Azerbaijan poet

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5244

5126

4995

4k multicol, Painting by Pirosmanas

7,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5243

5127

4996

6k multicol, Painting by Kikodze

6,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5244

5128

4997

10k multicol, Painting by Dzhaparidz

5,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5245

5129

4998

15k multicol, Painting by Kobuladze

4,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5246

5130

4999

32k multicol, Painting by Gudiashvili

4,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5259

5141

5008

4k multicol, Chechen Republic

3,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5394

5274

5144

4k brown, Khachaturian, composer

4,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1986

             
 

5760

5639

5485

30k multicol, Caucas, Mt. Elbrus

2,350

12

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5808

5687

5534

20k multicol, Caucas mountains

2,800

12

MNH, EF

 

5809

5688

5535

35k multicol, Kazbek mountain

2,800

12

MNH, EF

               
 

5887

5770

5613

5k blue, Chavchavadze, author  

2,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5895

5778

5622

5k black, Marshal Bagramyan

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6112

5993

5815

5k brown, Khetagurov, Ossetic poet

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1990

             
 

6195

6075

5886

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Baku

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6230

6109

5913

15k multicol, Tbilisi, monuments

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6231

6110

5914

15k multi, Baku, Shirvanshah Palace

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

6248

6126

5930

10k multi, Georgian instruments

2,400

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

6249

6127

5931

10k multi, Azerbaijanian instruments

2,400

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1918-1964    1965-2000

 

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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