L E N I N

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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS

 

1918-1953    1954-1972    1973-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1973

             
 

4266

bl90

4109

50k multicol, Painting by Yoganson

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4342

bl94

4187

50k multicol Painting by Grabar

1,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4457

4354

4313

4k multicol, Lenin in Smolny

7,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4606

4501

4524

16k green, Lenin Prize Medal

9,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4607

4502

4525

20k brown-red, Marx and Lenin

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4609

4504

4527

50k brown, Lenin, 1920 photograph

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4691

4587

4560

4k multi, Lenin on the Red Square

7,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4824

bl128

4662

50k multicol, Lenin, by V. Serov

1,320

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

4959

bl138

4746

50k red, Lenin 109th Ann. of birth

1,250

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5012

4894

4787

3k multi, Painting by Kostandi

7,800

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5068

bl147

4822

30k multi, Lenin, 110th Ann. of Birth

1,450

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5139

5021

4890

4k multicol, Lenin, Electrical plant

4,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5152

5034

4904

20k multicol,Lenin,congress building

1,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5155

bl149

4905

50k multi, Lenin, banner and Kremlin

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5179

bl151

4930

50k multicol, Lenin, Souvenir sheet

1,400

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5284

bl155

5035

50k multi, Lenin, 112th Ann. of Birth

1,550

11,5

MNH, EF

 

             
 

5355

bl159

5105

50k multi, 60th Anniv. of USSR  

1,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5385

bl165

5136

50k multicol, Lenin, Souvenir sheet

1,450

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5500

bl174

5250

50k multicol, Lenin, Souvenir sheet

1,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5514

5393

5262

5k multi, Lenin Central Museum  

4,300

11,5

MNH, EF

1985

             
 

5623

5503

5363

5k multicol, Lenin's Museum, Paris

4,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5624

5502

5362

5k multicol, Lenin Museum, Tampere

4,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5625

bl183

5364

30k multicol, Lenin, Souvenir sheet

1,350

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5675

5554

5405

5k multi, 90th Ann. of Lenin's activity  

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1986

             
 

5718

5597

5448

5k multicol, Lenin in cap

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5719

5598

5449

5k multicol, Lenin Museum, Leipzig

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5720

5599

5450

5k multicol, Lenin Museum, Poronin

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5823

5703

5549

5k multicol, Lenin with delegates

3,900

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5824

5702

5550

5k multicol, Lenin's Birthday

3,900

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5825a

5706

5551e

10k multicol, Lenin, by Andreev

1,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5825b

5704

5551a

10k multicol, Underground activity

1,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5825c

5707

5551b

10k multicol, Before the Assault

1,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5825d

5705

5551c

10k multicol, We'll show new way

1,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5825e

5708

5551d

10k multicol, Lenin in Smolny, 1917

1,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5865

5748

5593

5k multicol, Lenin, by P. Vasiliev

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5866

5749

5591

5k multicol, Painting by Kuznetsov

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5867

5750

5594

5k multicol,  Painting by V. Pimenov

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5868

5751

5595

5k multicol, Painting by V. Serov

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5869

5752

5592

5k multicol,  Lenin in Smolny

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5870

bl194

5596

30k multi, October Revolution anniv.

1,300

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1988

             
 

5934

5817

5656

5k brown, Lenin Museum, Moscow

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5935

5818

5658

5k olive, Lenin Museum, Kiev

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5936

5819

5657

5k violet, Lenin Museum, Leningrad

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5937

5820

5659

5k green, Museum in Krasnoyarsk

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5956

5838

5678

5k multi, Lenin, Conference Hall

2,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5957

bl201

5679

50k multi, Lenin, Kremlin, banner

1,150

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6063

5944

5765

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Kazan

3,400

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6064

5945

5766

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Kuibyshev

3,400

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6065

5946

5767

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Frunze

3,400

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1990

             
 

6194

6076

5885

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Ulyanovsk

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6195

6075

5886

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Baku

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6196

6077

5887

5k multi, Lenin Museum, Tashkent

3,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6197

6074

5884

5k red, Lenin, Philatelic Exhibition

3,200

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

6255

6134

5937

5k multi, Lenin among the Delegates

2,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1991

             
 

6313

6190

5992

5k multicol, Lenin, by Belousov

2,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1918-1953    1954-1972    1973-2000

 

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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