F L A G S

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

1938

             
 

585

586

627

40k green-car, Soviet flag at Pole

5,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

586

587

628

80k rose-car, Soviet flag at Pole

6,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1941

             
 

820

826

859

30k blue, Emergency volunteer corps

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1943

             
 

878

890

907

30k black-red, Tehran Conference

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

879

891

908

3r blue-red, Tehran Conference

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1944

             
 

906

909

921

60k red-blue, Day of United Nations

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

907

910

922

3r red-blue, Day of United Nations

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1145

1119

1159

30k violet, Planes and Air Force Flag

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1146

1120

1160

1r blue, Planes and Air Force Flag

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1304

1239

1246

30k violet, Overprinted in red

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1305

1240

1247

1r ultra, Overprinted in red

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1383

1335a

1306

40k brown-red, Soviet Arts, flag

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

1385

1297A

C82

1r blue, Planes and Air Force Flag

---

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1606

1554

1547

1r multicol, Mongolian Republic flag

0,600

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1687

1635

1632

40k multicol, Symbols of Romania

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1953

             
 

1731

1679

1676

40k, multicol, Nationalities of USSR

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1762

1707

1706

1r multi, Flags of Russia and Ukraine

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

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

1961

             
 

2513

2437

2443

4k red, Arms and flag of USSR

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2513a

3145

2443A

4k brown, Arms and flag of USSR

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2447

2365

2354

40k red-green, Flag and Vilnus

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2448

2366

2353

40k blue-red, Flag and Riga

1,900

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2449

2367

2352

40k red-ultra, Flag and Tallinn

1,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2947

2832

2817

6k multi, Soviet and Czech Flags

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3185

3037

3018

6k multi, Flags of USSR and Poland

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3272

bl40

3111

1r multi, Basketball, Map and flags

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3510

3362

3357

4k multi, Arms of Soviet Union

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3511

3372

3342

4k multi, Soviet Russia Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3512

3375

3355

4k multi, Soviet Ukraine Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3513

3377

3345

4k multi, Soviet Byelorussia, Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3514

3376

3356

4k multi, Soviet Uzbekistan Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3515

3367

3348

4k multi, Soviet Kazakhstan Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

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

 

3518

3370

3351

4k multi, Soviet Lithuania Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3519

3371

3352

4k multi, Soviet Moldavia Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3520

3369

3350

4k multi, Soviet Latvia Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3521

3368

3349

4k multi, Soviet Kighizia Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3522

3373

3353

4k multi, Soviet Tadzhikistan Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3523

3363

3343

4k multi, Soviet Armenia Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3524

3374

3354

4k multi, Soviet Turkmenistan Arms

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3525

3365

3346

4k multi, Soviet Estonia Arms, Flag

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3768

3642

3614

6k red, Poland flag, arms and map

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4444

4341

4308

6k multi, Flags of USSR and France

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4851

4747

4676

4k multi, Flags, gas-pipeline Soyuz

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

5031

bl142

4805

50k multicol, North Pole expedition

2,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5067

bl146

4820

50k multi, Intercosmos program

2,000

12

MNH, EF

               
 

5092

4975

4846

4k multi, Lithuanian Flag, Arms

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5094

4976

4847

4k multi, Latvian Flag and Arms

4,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5095

4977

4848

4k multi, Estonian Flag and Arms

4,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5307

5189

5058

15k multicol, UN Space Conference

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5341

5222

5091

10k multicol, Bolshoi Theater

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5342

5223

5092

10k multicol, Dnieper Dam

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5343

5224

5093

10k multicol, Soviet War Memorial

5,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5344

5225

5096

10k multicol,  Soviet Arms, Kremlin

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5345

5226

5094

10k multicol, Woker at podium

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5346

5227

5095

10k multicol, Monument, plan, rocket

5,600

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5355

bl159

5105

50k multi, 60th Anniv. of USSR  

1,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5527

5408

5276

5k multi, Arms and Flag of Poland  

3,700

11,5

MNH, EF

1988

             
 

5950

5832

5672

5k multi, Soviet-US Summit,

2,700

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5952

5834

5674

15k multi, Soviet-Bulgaria flight

3,300

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

6006

5888

5719

15k multicol, Soviet-France flight

3,300

12

MNH, EF

               
 

6016

5897

5726

5k red, Soviet Flag

8,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6060

5941

5762

5k multicol, Soviet flag over Berlin

2,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1992

             
 

6390

229

6074

5r multi, Russia-Germany flight

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6443

282

6108

15r multi, Monument, Flags

1,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1994

             
 

6556

392

6226

250r multi, Olympic Committee

0,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1995

             
 

6589

432

6254

250r multi, Potsdam Conference

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1996

             
 

6651

bl11

6312

5000r multi, Modern Olympic Games

0,250

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1997

             
 

6723

564v

6377

1000r blue-red, Flag and Arms

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

6792

633v

6428

1r blue-red, Flag and Arms

0,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

2000

             
 

6960

812

6584

3r multi, Alpha Space Station

0,350

12

MNH, EF

 

6961

813

6585

5r multi, Sea-based launching station

0,350

12

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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