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

1965

             
 

3158

3019

2998

4k blue-yellow, Bandy, Moscow

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3159

3018

2999

6k green-red, Figure skaters, Moscow

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3160

3033

3012

6k red-blue, Overprinted in black

0,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3161

3034

3017

6k green-red, Overprinted in black

0,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3246

3102

3075

4k blue-brown, Relay Race

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3247

3103

3077

4k blue-brown, Gymnast

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3248

3104

3076

4k red-gray, Bicycle Race

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3249

3105

3086

4k multi, Gymnast

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3250

3106

3087

6k multi, Bicycling

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3251

3107

3088

4k lilac-red, Javelin and Running

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3252

3108

3089

6k green-red, High Jump, Shot put

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3253

3109

3090

10k brown-red, Hurdling, Hummer

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3272

bl40

3111

1r multi, Basketball, Map and flags

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3332

3193

3176

4k ultra-red, Speed Skater, Emblem

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3333

3194

3177

6k lilac-brown, Emblem, Ice Hockey

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3334

3195

3178

10k blue-red, Emblem, slalom skier

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3355

3226

3213

4k rose-black, World Soccer Cup

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3356

3227

3214

6k green-red, Soccer Players

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3357

3225

3215

6k brown-white, Chess, gold medal

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3358

3212

3201

10k red-black, Ice Hockey Player

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3359

3228

3216

12k blue-black, Fencers

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3360

3229

3217

16k multicol, Fencer, mask, foil

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3361

bl43

3232

10+10+10+10k multi, Souvenir sheet

0,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3370

3221

3210

4k olive-brown, Runners

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3371

3222

3211

6k orange-brown, Weightlifting

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3372

3223

3212

12k blue-black, Wresting

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3475

3335

3315

10k red-black, Overprinted in black

0,700

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3497

3381

3361

1k brown, Russian Checkers

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3498

3382

3363

2k multi, Javelin

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3499

3383

3364

3k multi, Running

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3500

3384

3365

4k multi, Jumping

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3501

3385

3362

6k maroon, Woman Gymnast

3,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3502

3353

3334

10k multi, Motorcyclist

3,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3505

3357

3337

4k silver-red, Games Emblem,Trophy

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3506

3358

3338

4k silver-red, Gymnast and Cup

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3507

3360

3340

4k silver-red, Diver and Cup

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3508

3359

3339

4k silver-red, Bicyclist and Cup

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3598

3458

3433

4k multi, Thoroughbred, horse race

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3599

3459

3434

6k multi, Arab mare and dressage

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3600

3460

3435

10k multi, Orlovski trotters

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3601

3461

3436

12k multi, Akhaltekin horse

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3602

3462

3437

16k multi, Donskaya race horse

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3640

3512

3487

2k multi, Field Ball

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3641

3513

3488

4k multi, Table Tennis

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3642

3514

3489

6k multi, XX Baltic Regatta

3,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3643

3515

3490

10k multi, Soccer player and Cup

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3644

3516

3491

12k multi, Scuba divers

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3645

3517

3492

4k blue-green, Gymnastic

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3646

3518

3493

6k rose-purple, Weight lifting

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3647

3519

3494

10k blue-green, Rowing

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3648

3520

3495

12k rose-brown, Women's hurdling

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3649

3521

3496

16k ultra-pink, Fencing

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3650

bl51

3497

40k multi, Souvenir sheet, Runners

0,750

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3766

3639

3612

6k blue-plum, Overprinted in red

0,550

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3774

3646

3619

4k orange, Volleyball

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3775

3647

3620

6k multi, Canoeing

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3783

3656

3629

4k red-green, Runner

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3784

3657

3630

10k green-black, Gymnast on rings

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3785

bl57

3631

20k red, Souvenir sheet, Sports

0,700

Imperf.

MNH, EF

               
 

3837

3712

3684

3k magenta, Model Aircraft

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3838

3713

3685

4k blue-green, Motoboats

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3839

3714

3686

6k red-orange, Parachute jumping

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3869

3740

3714

6k blue-green, Ice Hockey, Sweden

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3870

3771

3745

10k gray-rose, Gymnastic, Ljubljana 

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3871

3772

3746

16k green-brown, World Soccer Cup

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3875

3746

3715

6k blue-green, Overprinted in red

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3954

3825

3796

4k gray-ultra, Speed Skating

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3955

3826

3797

10k gray-brown, Skiing

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4012

3893

3862

3k violet-rose, Discus and running

5,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4013

3894

3863

4k slate-pink, Archery (women)

5,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4014

3895

3864

6k brown-green, Dressage

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4015

3896

3865

10k purple-blue, Basketball

3,100

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4016

3897

3866

12k brown-yellow, Wresting

4,200

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4079

3961

3935

6k multicol, Ice Hockey players

4,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4097

3979

3944

4k green-brown, Speed Skating

5,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4098

3980

3945

6k green-orange, Figure Skating

4,900

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4099

3981

3946

10k violet-blue, Ice Hockey

4,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4100

3982

3947

12k blue-red, Ski Jump

4,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4101

3983

3948

16k gray-rose, Long distance skiing

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4102

bl74

3949

50k multicol, Souvenir sheet

1,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4103

bl75

3961

50k multicol, Overprinted in black

0,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4136

4020

3984

4k magenta-gold, Fencing

4,900

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4137

4021

3985

6k green-gold, Women's gymnastics

4,300

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4138

4022

3986

10k blue-gold, Canoeing

4,100

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4139

4023

3987

14k blue-gold, Boxing

3,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4140

4024

3988

16k red-gold, Running

3,600

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4141

bl77

3989

50k multicol, Souvenir sheet

1,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4142

4059

4026

20k red-gold, Soviet Team Emblem

2,300

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4243

4060

4027

30k gold-brown, Olympic medals

2,100

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4144

bl80

4028

50k multicol, Overprinted in red

1,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4219

4099

4063

4k multicol, Soviet Army Sport Club

3,600

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4220

4122

4081

4k blue-ocher, Dynamo Sport Society

3,800

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4221

4100

4061

10k gold-blue, Hockey players

3,600

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4222

bl84

4062

50k blue-gold, Souvenir sheet

1,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4223

bl87

4082

50k blue-gold, Overprinted in blue

0,500

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4237

4124

4085

4k multicol, Emblem and Sports

3,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4242

4128

4087

2k multicol, Throwing the hammer

4,900

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4243

4129

4088

3k multicol, Athlete on rings

4,700

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4244

4130

4089

4k multicol, Swiming

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4245

4131

4090

16k multicol, Fencing

3,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4246

bl88

4091

50k multicol, Javelin, Souvenir sheet

0,900

12

MNH, EF

 

6992

844

6601

5r multi, Volleyball

0,300

12,5:12

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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