C O S M O S

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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS

 

1918-1963    1964-1973    1974-1981    1982-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1974

             
 

4315

4207

4171

10k multicol, Academy of Science

4,100

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4325

4216

4175

6k multicol, Meteorological satellite

5,400

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4326

4217

4176

10k multicol, Soyuz-12 complement

4,750

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4327

4218

4177

10k multicol, Soyuz-13 complement

4,800

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4401

4294

4255

6k multicol, Space stations Mars-4-7

5,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4402

4295

4256

10k multicol, Soyuz-14 complement

5,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4403

4296

4257

10k multicol, Soyuz-15 complement

5,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4445

4344

4311

16k multicol, Soyuz-16 complement

5,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4446

4343

4310

10k blue-red, Soyuz-17 complement

5,400

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4447

4342

4309

6k blue-red, Gagarin Monument

5,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4460

4357

4324

20k multicol, Soyuz-Apollo docking

5,300

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4461

4365

4332

6k multicol, Leonov in Space

5,800

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4474

4371

4338

10k multicol, Astronauts and flags

6,400

12

MNH, EF

 

4475

4372

4339

12k multicol, Spacecrafts and Earth

6,700

12

MNH, EF

 

4476

4373

4340

12k multicol, After Link-up

6,700

12

MNH, EF

 

4477

4374

4341

16k multicol, Soyuz Launch

5,300

12

MNH, EF

 

4478

bl105

4342

50k multicol, Souvenir sheet

1,400

12

MNH, EF

               
 

4504

4402

4368

10k ultra, Soyuz-18 and Salyut-4

6,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4528

4426

4392

10k multicol, Flying of Venera-9,10

6,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4565

4460

4427

4k multi, Vostok, Soyuz-Salyut

6,600

12

MNH, EF

 

4566

4461

4428

6k multi, Meteor and Molniya

6,300

12

MNH, EF

 

4567

4462

4429

10k multi, Salyut orbital station

5,300

12

MNH, EF

 

4568

4463

4430

12k multi, Apollo-Soyuz linking

4,400

12

MNH, EF

 

4569

bl111

4431

50k black, Yuri A. Gagarin

0,450

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4605

4500

4523

12k blue, Rocket and Gagarin medal

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4610

4505

4528

1r blue, Globe and Sputnik Orbits

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4620

4514

4475

10k blue, Soyuz-21 Space flight

5,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4633

4530

4489

6k multicol, Intercosmos-14

6,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4634

4531

4490

10k multicol,  India's satellite

5,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4635

4532

4491

12k multicol, Soyuz and Apollo

5,200

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4636

4533

4492

16k multicol, French satellite

4,700

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4637

4534

4493

20k multicol, Intercosmos emblem

4,200

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4661

4557

4531

10k multicol, Luna-24, Moon landing

4,800

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4667

4567

4537

10k multicol, Soyuz-22 Space flight

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4673

4569

4539

4k multicol, Korolev, rocket designer

6,200

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4683

4579

4552

10k multicol, Soyuz-23 Space flight

5,800

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4693

4589

4562

6k multicol, Gagarin, Soyuz, Salyut

6,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4701

4597

4570

10k multicol, Soyuz-24 Space flight

6,300

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4752

4648

4589

10k multicol, Gagarin and spacecraft

7,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4753

4649

4590

10k multicol, Leonov  in Space

6,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4754

4650

4591

10k multicol, Orbiting space station

6,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4755

4651

4592

20k multicol, Space Cooperation

6,200

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4756

4652

4594

20k multicol, Exploring Earth

6,200

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4757

4653

4593

20k multicol, Interplanetary flights

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4758

bl122

4595

50k claret-gold, Souvenir sheet

0,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4808

4704

4645

6k multi, Soviet-Czech space flight

6,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4809

4705

4646

15k multicol, Docking in Space

5,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4810

4706

4647

32k multicol, Landing system

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4817

4713

4655

6k blue-gold, Soviet Spaceships

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4832

4728

4663

15k multicol, Docking in Space

4,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4833

4729

4664

15k multicol, Grechko, Romanenko

4,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4834

4733

4668

10k rose, Space medicine & biology

5,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4835

4731

4665

10k  green, Research of Earth

6,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4836

4730

4666

10k  blue, Space Meteorology

6,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4837

4732

4667

10k  violet, Space communications

6,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4838

bl129

4669

50k multicol, Prognoz over Earth

1,450

11:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4839

4735

4670

6k multicol, Soyuz Rocket on Carrier

6,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4840

4736

4671

15k multicol, Crystal and Spaceship

5,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4841

4737

4672

32k multicol, Soviet-Poland flight

4,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4880

4763

4690

6k multicol, Soyuz-31 in Shop

6,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4881

4764

4691

15k multicol, Pamir Mountains view

5,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4882

4765

4692

32k multicol, Soviet-German flight

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4924

4803

4720

10k multicol, 140 Days in Space

5,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

4937

4820

4733

4k multicol, Sputniks Radio-1,2

7,300

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4946

4827

4740

10k multi, Venera-11,12 over Venus

5,100

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4954

4839

4744

15k multi, Orbital station, ship

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4955

4837

4747

6k multicol, Gagarin Training Center

6,900

12

MNH, EF

 

4956

4838

4748

32k multicol, Soviet-Bulgarian flight

4,600

12

MNH, EF

               
 

4972

4854

4758

4k multicol, Soyuz-27 Space flight

7,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5007

4889

4782

15k multi, Soviet orbital station team

5,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5008

4890

4783

15k multi, Soviet Spacecraft

5,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5064

bl145

4817

50k multi, Man's first walk in space

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5067

bl146

4820

50k multi, Intercosmos program

2,000

12

MNH, EF

               
 

5082

4964

4835

6k multicol, Medical research

6,500

12

MNH, EF

 

5083

4965

4836

15k multicol, Soviet-Hungary flight

5,400

12

MNH, EF

 

5084

4966

4837

32k multicol, Press conference

4,400

12

MNH, EF

               
 

5096

4978

4849

6k multicol, Boarding Soyuz-36

6,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5097

4979

4850

15k multicol, Soviet-Vietnam flight

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5098

4980

4851

32k multicol, Return flight

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5108

4990

4861

10k multicol, Soyuz T-2 space flight

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5109

4991

4862

6k multicol, Flight Training Centre

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5110

4992

4863

15k multicol, Flight testing

4,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5111

4993

4864

32k multicol, Medical testing

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5112

4994

4865

6k multicol, Soviet-Cuba flight test

6,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5113

4995

4866

15k multicol, Inside weightless cabin

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5114

4996

4867

32k multicol, Landing Soyuz-38

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5167

5049

4918

15k multicol, 185-day Space flight

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5168

5050

4919

15k multicol, Spacecraft complex

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5169

5051

4920

10k multicol, Soyuz-T-3 Space flight

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5170

5052

4921

6k multicol, Soviet Baikonur Base

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5171

5053

4922

15k multicol, Soviet-Mongol flight

4,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5172

5054

4923

32k multicol, Re-entry

3,900

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5174

5056

4925

6k multicol, Yuri Gagarin and Earth

6,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5175

5057

4926

15k multi, Korolev, rocket designer

5,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5176

5058

4927

32k multicol, Monument in Moscow

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5177

bl150

4928

50k multicol, Yuri Gagarin

0,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5178

5060

4929

32k multicol, Salyut Orbital station

4,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5189

5071

4940

6k multicol, Cosmonauts in Training

6,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5190

5072

4941

15k multicol, Soviet-Romania flight

5,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5191

5073

4942

32k multicol, Return from Salyut

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5239

5121

4990

4k multicol, "Ekran" TV satellite

4,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5240

5122

4991

10k multi, Text flight description

4,500

12

MNH, EF

 

5241

5123

4992

10k multi, Orbital Station Team

4,500

12

MNH, EF

1918-1963    1964-1973    1974-1981    1982-2000

 

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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