S P O R T

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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


1918-1957    1958-1964    1965-1973    1974-1983    1984-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1958

             
 

2163

2089A

2072

40k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2164

2090A

2073

60k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2165

2089B

2072a

40k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2166

2090B

2073a

60k blue-red, Soccer players, Globe

0,150

Imperf.

MNH, EF

               
 

2167

2092

2076

40k blue-red, Gymnast on rings

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2168

2093

2075

40k ultra-red, Girl Gymnast

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2226

2137

2107

40k black, Chigorin, chess player

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2276

2196

2168

25k ultra-black, Woman Skater

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2277

2197

2169

40k ultra-black, Woman Skater

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2312

2227

2201

40k multi, Tourists reading Map

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2313

2229

2202

40k multi, Canoeing

2,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2314

2228

2203

40k multi, Skiers

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2315

2226

2200

40k multi, Mountain Climber

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2335

2249

2224

15k rose-gray, Gymnast

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2336

2250

2225

25k green-brown, Runner

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2337

2251

2226

30k red-gray, Athletes with Trophy

2,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2338

2252

2227

60k blue-yellow, Water polo

2,0 00

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2371

2280

2262

10k violet, Helicopter

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2372

2281

2263

25k blue-brown, Diver

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2373

2282

2264

40k red-indigo, Motorcyclist

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2374

2283

2265

60k blue-bister, Parachutists

2,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2396

2317

2300

10k multicol, Ice Hockey

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2397

2318

2301

25k multicol, Speed Skating

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2398

2319

2302

40k multicol, Skier

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2399

2320

2303

60k multicol, Woman figure skating

2,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2400

2321

2304

1r multicol, Ski Jumper

2,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2450

2369

2359

5k multi, Running

3,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2451

2370

2360

10k multi, Wresting

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2452

2371

2361

15k multi, Basketball

3,700

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2453

2372

2362

20k multi, Weight lifting

3,100

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2454

2373

2363

25k multi, Boxing

3,200

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2455

2374

2366

40k multi, Women's Gymnastics

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2456

2376

2364

40k multi, Fencing

2,300

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2457

2375

2365

40k multi, Diving

2,300

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2458

2377

2367

60k multi, Canoeing

2,300

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2459

2378

2368

1r multi, Steeplechase

2,300

11,5

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2592

2503A

2497

4k slate-green, Gliders

3,800

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2593

2504A

2498

6k vermilion, Motorboat race

3,100

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2594

2505A

2499

10k vermilion, Motorcycle race

2,700

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2616

2513

2500

6k pink, Javelin Thrower

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2662

2580

2563

4k orange-ultra, Overprinted in blue

0,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2659

2607

2564

2k ultra-red, Ski Jump

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2660

2575

2562

4k orange-ultra, Speed Skating

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2661

2608

2565

10k ultra-black, Long distance skier

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2665

2581

2572

4k violet, Slalom

6,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2666

2582

2573

6k green-violet, Ice hockey

6,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2667

2583

2574

10k red-blue, Ice skating

6,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2697

2611

2603

2k brown-red, Bicyclists, Italy

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2698

2612

2604

4k brown-yellow, Volleyball, USSR

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2699

2613

2605

10k ultra-yellow, Rowing, Swiss

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2700

2614

2606

12k brown-yellow, Soccer, Chile

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2701

2615

2607

16k green-red, Steeplechase, Mexico

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2782

2680

2676

4k yellow-black, Chess championship

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2834

2730

2716

4k blue, Winter Sports

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2835

2732

2717

6k blue-plum, Overprinted in black

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2836

2785

2764

6k red-blue, Ice hockey, Stockholm

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2872

2763B

2742a

4k multicol, King and Pawn

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2873

2764B

2743a

6k multicol, Queen and bishop

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2874

2765B

2744a

16k multicol, Rook and knight

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2875

2763A

2742

4k multicol, King and Pawn

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2876

2764A

2743

6k multicol, Queen and bishop

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2877

2765A

2744

16k multicol, Rook and knight

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2880

2767

2746

4k multi, Boxers

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2881

2768

2747

6k multi, Referee proclaiming victor

4,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2893

2773B

2759A

3k multi, Bicyclist

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2894

2774B

2760A

4k multi, Long Jump

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2895

2775B

2761A

6k multi, Swimming

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2896

2776B

2762A

12k multi, Basketball

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2897

2777B

2763A

16k multi, Soccer

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2898

2773A

2759

3k multi, , Bicyclist

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2899

2774A

2760

4k multi, Long Jump

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2900

2775A

2761

6k multi, Swimming

4,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2901

2776A

2762

12k multi, Basketball

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2902

2777A

2763

16k multi, Soccer

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2903

bl32

2763a

3+4+12+16k multi, Souvenir sheet

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

               
 

2909

2789

2768

3k brown-red, Reindeer Race

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2910

2790

2769

4k brown-red, Pamir polo

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2911

2791

2770

6k yellow-red, Burjat archery

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2912

2792

2771

10k sepia-red, Armenian wrestling

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

2972

2866A

2843a

2k ultra-rose, Women's speed skating

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2973

2867A

2844a

4k lilac-ultra, Cross country skiing

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2974

2868A

2845a

6k blue-red, Olympic emblem

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2975

2869A

2846a

10k green-lilac, Biathlon

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2976

2870A

2847a

12k lilac-green, Figure skating pair

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2977

2866B

2843

2k ultra-rose, Women's speed skating

6,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2978

2867B

2844

4k lilac-ultra, Cross country skiing

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2979

2868B

2845

6k blue-red, Olympic emblem

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2980

2869B

2846

10k green-lilac, Biathlon

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2981

2870B

2847

12k lilac-green, Figure skating pair

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2982

2887

2865

2k ultra-rose, Overprinted in black

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2983

2892

2866

3k red-blue, Ice hockey

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2984

2888

2867

4k rose-ultra, Overprinted in black

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2985

2889

2868

6k blue-red, Overprinted in black

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2986

2990

2869

10k green-lilac, Overprinted in black

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2987

2991

2870

12k lilac-green, Overprinted in black

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2988

2893

2871

16k red-brown, Soviet team medals

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3073

2932B

2921

3k green-red, Equestrian, Tokyo

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3074

2933B

2922

4k black-red, Weight lifter

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3075

2934B

2923

6k blue-red, High jump

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3076

2935B

2924

10k green-red, Canoeing

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3077

2936B

2925

12k gray-red, Girl gymnast

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3078

2937B

2926

16k ultra-red, Fencing

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3079

2932A

2921

3k green-red, Equestrian, Tokyo

7,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3080

2933A

2922

4k black-red, Weight lifter

7,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3081

2934A

2923

6k blue-red, High jump

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3082

2935A

2924

10k green-red, Canoeing

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3083

2936A

2925

12k gray-red, Girl gymnast

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3084

2937A

2926

16k ultra-red, Fencing

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3085

bl33

2926a

1r green, Woman Gymnast, Stadium

0,035

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3086

bl35

2926b

1r multi, Woman Gymnast, Stadium

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1918-1957    1958-1964    1965-1973    1974-1983    1984-2000

 

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. 2003/2004 ".
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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