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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


1918-1968    1969-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1969

             
 

3725

3599

3572

10k maroon, Leningrad University

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3756

3628

3601

4k brown, Academy of Science, Kiev

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

3986

3857

3834

10k violet-sepia, Luna-17 on Moon

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3987

3858

3835

12k blue-sepia, Ground control

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3988

3859

3836

12k blue-sepia, Lunokhod-1

4,600

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3989

3860

3837

16k violet-sepia, Lunokhod-1

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3990

Bl68

3837a

10k+12k+12K+16k Souvenir sheet

1,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4004

3886

3856

6k multicol, 8th World Oil Congress

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4005

3885

3854

6k multicol, Geophysics Congress

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4315

4207

4171

10k multicol, Academy of Science

4,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4469

4367

4334

6k multicol, Conservation of plants

5,400

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4471

4368

4335

6k multicol, 12th Botanical Congress

5,700

11,5

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4557

4453

4420

6k blue-silver, Dubna Institute

3,800

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4625

4518

4478

4k multicol, Science in USSR

5,100

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4692

4588

4561

6k blue-red, Electricity Congress

3,600

11,5

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4917

4796

4713

4k multi, Herzen Oncology Institute

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

5024

4906

4799

1k multicol, Ship "Vulkanolog"

8,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5025

4907

4800

2k multicol, Ship "Prof. Bogorov"

7,900

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5026

4908

4801

4k multicol, Ship "Ernst Krenkel"

7,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5027

4909

4802

6k multicol, "Cosmonaut Volkov"

6,900

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5028

4910

4803

10k multicol, Ship "Yuri Gagarin"

5,200

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5029

4911

4804

15k multicol, Ship "Kurchatov"

4,900

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5091

4973

4844

4k multi, Bauman Technical Institute

4,900

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5130

5012

4881

2k multicol, Research ship "Aju Dag"

7,900

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5131

5013

4882

3k multicol, Ship "V. Urywaev"

7,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5132

5014

4883

4k multicol, Ship "Mikhail Somov"

7,400

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5133

5015

4884

6k multicol, Ship "Sergei Korolev"

6,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5134

5016

4885

10k multicol, Ship "Otto Shmidt"

5,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5135

5017

4886

15k multicol, ship "Mstislav Keldish"

4,900

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1981

             
 

5146

5028

4897

4k multicol, Soviet base "Mirny"

6,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5147

5029

4898

6k multicol, Earth station, rocket

5,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5148

5030

4899

15k multicol, Antarctic Map, ship

4,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5220

5102

4971

4k multi, Physical chemistry Institute

3,200

11,5

MNH, EF

1982

             
 

5271

5153

5021

15k multicol, Cardiologists congress

3,100

11,5

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5405

5285

5155

4k multicol, Rheumatology Congress

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1984

             
 

5526

5405

5275

5k multicol, Geological Congress

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1987

             
 

5891

5774

5617

5k brown, Thermonuclear reactor

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5892

5775

5618

10k green, Earth strata study

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

 

5893

5776

5619

20k olive, Radiotelescope RATAN

2,600

11,5

MNH, EF

1990

             
 

6215

6095

5902

5k multicol, Scientists in Antarctic

2,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6216

6096

5903

50k multicol, Antarctic fauna: Krill

2,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6217

bl213

5903a

5+50k multicol, Antarctic Research

0,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

6259

6138

5941

5k multicol, Sever-2 submarine

3,600

12

MNH, EF

 

6260

6139

5942

10k multicol, TINRO-2 submarine

3,500

12

MNH, EF

 

6261

6140

5943

15k multicol, Argus Submarine

3,300

12

MNH, EF

 

6262

6141

5944

25k multicol, Paisis Submarine

3,200

12

MNH, EF

 

6263

6142

5945

35k multicol, MIR Submarine

3,100

12

MNH, EF

1994

             
 

6545

384

6215

100r brown, Academy of Science

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1998

             
 

6849

690

6481

1r multicol, Aviation

0,250

12

MNH, EF

 

6850

691

6482

1r multicol, Space, Gagarin

0,250

12

MNH, EF

 

6851

692

6483

1r multicol, Television

0,250

12

MNH, EF

 

6852

693

6484

1r multicol, Genetics

0,250

12

MNH, EF

 

6853

694

6485

1r multicol, Nuclear power

0,250

12

MNH, EF

 

6854

695

6486

1r multicol, Computers

0,250

12

MNH, EF

2000

             
 

6982

834

6597j

3r multi, Photographing of Moon

0,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1918-1968    1969-2000

 

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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