Russia (RSFSR) 1922 surch

From Stamps of the World

Description

  • Issue Dates : February - November 1922
  • Designed by : W. Kuprianov, P. Xydias
  • Printed by : State Printing Works
  • Print Process : Red or Black surcharge on 1921 issue
  • Perforations : none
  • Watermark: none (except 40 R)
  • Catalogue Michel N°s 169I-173II, 176 & 190; Yvert&Tellier 159-163, 168 & 169

RSFSR means Russian Socialist Federal Soviet Republic (from November 1917 to July 1923). Various symbolic themes. High inflation period: surcharges 5000 and 10000 R; in March: 7500; in November 100,000 Roubles.

Red surcharges

5000R on 1 R
5000R on 2 R
5000R on 5 R
5000R on 20 R
10.000R on 40 R used Mi173I.

Black surcharges

5000R on 1 R
5000R on 2 R
5000R on 5 R
5000R on 20 R
10.000R on 40 R Mi173II
7500R bluish on 250 R used Mi176z
100.000R thin paper on 250 R used Mi190z