Stamps of Russia  on 2008 Beijing Olympics –Russia 2008

Stamps of Russia  on 2008 Beijing Olympics –Russia 2008

The 2008 Summer Olympics or XXIX Olympics were held in Beijing China from 08 to 24 Aug 2008. Russia issued a Se-tenant strip of three stamps on 15 Apr 2008 to commemorate the Olympics. A total of 10,942 athletes from 204 Nations participated in 28 Sports, 41 Disciplines and 302 events. President Hu Jintao of China inaugurated the Games. China topped the medals tally with 48 Gold Medals.

The FDC with three Se-tenant stamp strip is listed. The stamps and Cancellation feature Olympic Flame and various sports.

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RUSSIA 2008- BEIJING SUMMER OLYMPICS 2008

Fruits on Stamps – Russia 2003.

Fruits on Stamps – Russia 2003.

Russia issued a set of five stamps on Fruits on 27 Aug 2003. It was issued under the theme Gifts of nature. The stamps featured Wild strawberry, Apple, Melon, Pear and Pineapple. All are Five rouble stamps and round shaped stamps.

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RUSSIA 2003 – FRUITS
RUSSIA FRUITS
RUSSIA 2003- FRUITS

Palaces on Stamps -4th Definitive Series Russia 2003

Palaces on Stamps -4th Definitive Series Russia 2003

Russia brought out the 4th Definitive series in 2003 featuring Palaces . Two stamps on are listed

1.00 r -Ostankino Palace   – It is a former residence and private opera theatre Sheremetev family located north of Moscow.It was built between 1792-98.

1.50 r – Gatchinsky Palace It is a palace in Gatchina in Leningrad oblast. It was built from 1766 to 1781 by Antonio Rinaldi for Count Grigori Orlov. It is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

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Palaces of Russia -4th Definitive Series of Russia -2003

The First Russian Lorries – Stamps of Russia 2007

The First Russian Lorries – Stamps of Russia 2007

Russia issued a set of three stamps on the First Russian Lorries . The stamps were released on 25 Oct 2007. The Lorries featured on stamps are

8r- AMO-F_15 (1924) ,   8r- GAZ (AA)-MM -1932   ,    8r- Z15-5V (1942)

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STAMPS OF RUSSIA 2007 – FIRST RUSSIAN LORRIES

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

The theme for Russia’s 6th Definitive issue was Kremlins issued on 01 Oct 2009.

3.0 R – Rostov Kremlin    5.0 R – Novgorod Kremlin ( UNESCO World Heritage site)

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6th DEFINITIVE ISSUE -RUSSIA 2009 -KREMLINS

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

Stamps on Kremlins – 6th Definitive Issue -Russia 2009

The theme for Russia’s 6th Definitive issue was Kremlins issued on 01 Oct 2009.

1.5 R – Zaraysk Kremlin    2.0 R – Kazan Kremlin ( UNESCO World Heritage site)

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6th DEFINITIVE SERIES RUSSIA -KREMLINS -2009

Miniature sheet on City of Izborsk – Russia 2012

Russia issued a miniature sheet to commemorate 1150th Anniversary of City of Izborsk on 04 Jul 2012. It is a rural town located in Pichorsky District of Pskov oblast. It has one of the ancient and impressive fortress of Western Russia.

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MINIATURE SHEET ON CITY OF IZBORSK – RUSSIA 2012