<!doctype html> <!-- saved from url=(0053)http://www.catstamps.org/checklists/Countries/HK.html --> <HTML><HEAD><TITLE>Russia Mythic Cats</TITLE> <META charset="UTF-16"> <META content="MSHTML 6.00.2900.2963" name=GENERATOR></HEAD> <BODY bgColor=#ffffff> <BLOCKQUOTE> <TABLE cellSpacing=6 cellPadding=0 width=780 border=0> <TBODY> <TR> <TD width="50%"> <H1><FONT face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif" color=blue>RUSSIA</FONT></H1></TD> <TD align=right width="50%"><IMG height=47 alt="" src="../../../design/Flags/RU.gif" width=73 border=1></TD></TR> <tr> <td colspan="2"><p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">Stamps inscribed 'Rossija' or 'Russia' and/or ' >AA8O'. Tsarist issues have no country name.</font></p> <p><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">1857 - 1918 Tsarist Russia</font><br> <font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">1918 - 1923 Russian Soviet Republic</font><br> <font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">1923 - 1992 See <a href="../S/SUN_W.html">Soviet Union</a><br> 1992 -&gt; Russian Federation<br> <img src="../../../design/spacer.jpg" alt="" height="12" width="12" border="0"></font></p></td> </tr> <tr> <td colspan="2"><font face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">From 1857: 1 Ruble = 100 Kopeks<br> From 1923: 1 (New) Ruble = 100 Kopeks = 100 old Rubles<br> From 1992: 1 Ruble (RUR) = 100 Kopeks (continuation of Soviet Ruble)<br> From 1998: 1 Ruble (RUB) = 100 Kopeks = 1000 RUR<br> <img src="../../../design/spacer.jpg" alt="" height="12" width="12" border="0"></font></td> </tr> <TR> <TD><I><A href="http://www.catstamps.org/Checklists_mainpage.html">Checklists</A> &gt; <A href="http://www.catstamps.org/countries_list.html">Countries</A> &gt; Russia Mythic Cats</I></TD> <TD> <div align="right"> <i>Also see <a href="RU_D.html">Russia Domestic Cats</a><br> <a href="RU_W.html">Russia Wild Cats</a></i></div> </TD></TR></TBODY></TABLE> <P><b>List status: Incomplete / Under Construction<br> </b><I>If you have corrections or addendae to this list, please send an e-mail to <A href="mailto:checklists@catstamps.org">checklists@catstamps.org</A>.</I></P> <H2><FONT face="Verdana, Arial, Helvetica, sans-serif">MYTHIC CATS</FONT></H2> <TABLE cellSpacing=1 cellPadding=4 width=780 border=1> <TBODY> <TR> <TD width="25%"><B>Issue</B></TD> <TD width="27%"><B>Item code</B></TD> <TD width="15%"><B>Item type</B></TD> <TD width="6%" align="left"><B>Face value</B></TD> <TD><B>Remarks</B></TD> <TD width="3%"><strong>SC</strong></TD> </TR> <tr> <td width="25%">1994 250 Years of Porcelain Production in St. Petersburg</td> <td width="27%"><a href="../../../scans/Mythic%20cats/The%20Sphinx/RU19940810%20ST%20250%20SPHIN.jpg">RU19940810 ST 250</a></td> <td width="15%">Stamp</td> <td width="6%" align="right">250</td> <td>Sphinxes<br> <a href="../../Wild%20Cat%20Art/Wild%20Cat%20Art%20Start.html">Wild Cat Art</a><br> Porcelain Fruit Basket held by Two Sphinxes<br> Imperial Porcelain Factory, 19th Century<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 400</td> <td width="3%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">2002 300th Anniversary of St. Petersburg I</td> <td width="27%"><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/Griffin/RU/RU20020425 ST 25_00 1 GRIFF.jpg">RU20020425 ST 25_00 1</a></td> <td width="15%">Stamp</td> <td width="6%" align="right">25.00</td> <td>Griffin <br> <a href="../../Wild%20Cat%20Art/Wild%20Cat%20Art%20Start.html">Wild Cat Art</a><br> Statue on the Bank Bridge in St. Petersburg<br> Issued in sheetlets and in prestige booklet<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 978</td> <td width="3%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%"></td> <td width="27%"><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/Griffin/RU/RU20020425 BK 201_00 GRIFF.jpg">RU20020425 BK 201_00</a></td> <td width="15%">Prestige Booklet</td> <td width="6%" align="right">201.00 (franking value 85.00)</td> <td>Griffin (on stamp in one pane only)<br> <a href="../../Wild%20Cat%20Art/Wild%20Cat%20Art%20Start.html">Wild Cat Art</a><br> Statue on the Bank Bridge in St. Petersburg<br> Prestige booklet with all stamps from series presented in single panes<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> MH8</td> <td width="3%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">2002 Manors and Castles</td> <td width="27%"><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/Griffin/RU/RU20021216 ST 3_00 GRIFF.jpg">RU20021216 ST 3_00</a></td> <td width="15%">Stamp</td> <td width="6%" align="right">3.00</td> <td>Griffin<br> <a href="../../Wild%20Cat%20Art/Wild%20Cat%20Art%20Start.html">Wild Cat Art</a><br> Statue at Marfino Manor (near Moscow)<a href="../../../design/Michel.html"><br> MI</a> 1047</td> <td width="3%"><font size="-2">ILM</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td width="25%">2003 300th Anniversary of St. Petersburg III</td> <td width="27%"><a href="../../../scans/Mythic%20cats/The%20Sphinx/RU20030515%20ST%205_00%202%20SPHINX.jpg">RU20030515 ST 5_00 2</a></td> <td width="15%">Stamp</td> <td width="6%" align="right">5.00</td> <td>Sphinx <br> <a href="../../Wild%20Cat%20Art/Wild%20Cat%20Art%20Start.html">Wild Cat Art</a><br> Statue in front of the Russian Academy of Arts, St. Petersburg<br> Issued in sheetlets with 5 other stamps in series<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 1080</td> <td width="3%">&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><a name="RU20060504" title="RU20060504" id="RU20060504"></a>2006 Russian History (XIII): Alexander III</p></td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/Griffin/RU/RU20060504 ST 10_00 1 GRIFF.png">RU20060504 ST 10_00 1</a></td> <td>Stamp</td> <td align="right">10.00</td> <td>Griffin<br> Stylized griffin<br> Main motif: Alexander II with map<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 1342</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/Griffin/RU/RU20060504 ST 10_00 2 GRIFF.png">RU20060504 ST 10_00 2</a></td> <td>Stamp</td> <td align="right">10.00</td> <td>Griffin<br> Stylized griffin<br> Main motif: Alexander II with flag and ships<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 1343</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/Griffin/RU/RU20060504 ST 25_00 GRIFF.png">RU20060504 ST 25_00</a></td> <td>Stamp</td> <td align="right">25.00</td> <td>Griffin<br> Stylized griffin<br> Stamp from<br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20060504 MS 25_00 HLIO.jpg"><font size="-1">RU20060504 MS 25_00</font></a><br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 1344</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><i>This item is also listed under <a href="RU_H.html#RU20060504">Heraldic Cats</a></i></p></td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20060504 MS 25_00 HLIO.jpg">RU20060504 MS 25_00</a></td> <td>Miniature sheet</td> <td align="right">25.00</td> <td>Heraldic Lion<br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Middle_Imperial_CoA.jpg">Middle Imperial Coat of Arms of Russia</a><br> Lions of several smaller shields<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> B91</td> <td></td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><a name="RU20110526" title="RU20110526" id="RU20110526"></a>2011 Coats of Arms</p> <p><i>This issue is also listed under <a href="RU_W.html#RU20110526">Mythic Cats</a></i></p></td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110526 ST 8_50 HPAN.jpg">RU20110526 ST 8_50</a></td> <td>Stamp</td> <td align="right">8.50</td> <td>Heraldic <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irkutsk#Coat_of_arms">Babr</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Irkutsk_CoA.png">Irkutsk CoA</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 1718 </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>RU20110526 BK 85_00</td> <td>Booklet</td> <td align="right">85.00<br> (10 x 8.50)</td> <td>Heraldic <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irkutsk#Coat_of_arms">Babr</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Irkutsk_CoA.png">Irkutsk CoA</a><br> Booklet with 10 x<br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110526 ST 8_50 HPAN.jpg">RU20110526 ST 8_50</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> MH??? </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td>&nbsp;</td> <td>RU20110526 BK 170_00</td> <td>Booklet</td> <td align="right">170.00<br> (20 x 8.50)</td> <td>Heraldic <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irkutsk#Coat_of_arms">Babr</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Irkutsk_CoA.png">Irkutsk CoA</a><br> Booklet with 20 x<br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110526 ST 8_50 HPAN.jpg">RU20110526 ST 8_50</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> MH??? </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><a name="RU20110624" title="RU20110624" id="RU20110624"></a>2011 350th Anniversary of Irkutsk </p> <p><i>This issue is also listed under <a href="RU_H.html#RU20110624">Heraldic Cats</a></i></p></td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110624 ST 15_00 HPAN.jpg">RU20110624 ST 15_00</a></td> <td>Stamp</td> <td align="right">15.00</td> <td>Heraldic <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irkutsk#Coat_of_arms">Babr</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Irkutsk_CoA.png">Irkutsk CoA</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> 1725 </td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><a name="RU20111115" title="RU20111115" id="RU20111115"></a>2011 Rossija-2011 Thematic Philatelic Exhibition</p> <p><i>This issue is also listed under <a href="RU_H.html#RU20111115">Heraldic Cats</a></i></p></td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Wild_cats/Panther/RU20111107 PC B PAN.jpg">RU20111115 PC B</a></td> <td>Pre-stamped postccard</td> <td align="right">B</td> <td><p>Heraldic <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irkutsk#Coat_of_arms">Babr</a> (in cachet)<br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Irkutsk_CoA.png">Irkutsk CoA</a><br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110526 ST 8_50 HPAN.jpg"><font size="-1">RU20110526 ST 8_50</font></a><br> pictured<br> Order no. 2011-215/1<br> Printing date: 07.11.2011 <br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> P153.215/11 </p></td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><a name="RU20140812" id="RU20140812"></a>2014 70th Anniversary of Kostroma Oblast</p> <p><em>This item is also listed under <a href="RU_H.html#RU20140812">Heraldic Cats</a></em></p></td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20140812 PC B HGRIFF.png">RU20140812 PC B 2</a></td> <td>Pre-stamped postcard</td> <td align="right">B<br> (10.50 on issue)</td> <td>Heraldic Griffins (in cachet)<br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Kostroma_Oblast_COA.png">Kostroma Oblast CoA</a><br> Card. no. 2014-244/1<br> Printing date: 04.08.2014<br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> ???</td> <td><font size="-2">M</font></td> </tr> <tr> <td>2015 The 2018 FIFA World Cup Host Cities</td> <td><a href="../../../scans/Mythic cats/MISC/RU/RU20151125 PC B 3 WSLP.png">RU20151125 PC B 3</a></td> <td>Pre-stamped postcard</td> <td align="right">B<br> (14.00 on issue)</td> <td>Winged Snow Leopard<br> Card representing Kazan<br> Card no. 2015-334/1<br> Printing date 25.11.2015 <br> <a href="../../../design/Michel.html">MI</a> ???</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> <tr> <td><p><a name="RU20160330" title="RU20160330" id="RU20160330"></a>2016 Coats of Arms on Postage Stamps of the Russian Federation</p> <p><i>This item is also listed under <a href="RU_H.html#RU20160330">Heraldic Cats</a> and <a href="RU_W.html#RU20160330">Wild Cats</a></i></p></td> <td><p>RU20160330 PP 639_95<br> <img src="../../../design/spacer.jpg" width="32" height="12" alt=""/><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20160330 PP 639_95 CVR.png">Cover</a><br> <img src="../../../design/spacer.jpg" width="32" height="12" alt=""/><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20160330 PP 639_95 INSIDE.png">Contents</a></p></td> <td>Presentation pack</td> <td align="right">636.95<br> (on 23 issues)</td> <td> Babr (mythic Tiger/Beaver mix)<br> Heraldic <a href="https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Irkutsk#Coat_of_arms">Babr</a> (on two stamps and cover)<br> Heraldic Tiger (on stamp)<br> Herladic Lion<br> Crowned Lion Rampant <br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Vladivostok_CoA.png">Vladivostok CoA</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_Irkutsk_CoA.png">Irkutsk CoA</a><br> <a href="../../../design/Heraldic/RU/RU_ALEXANDROV_COA.jpg">Alexandrov CoA</a><br> Presentation pack with<br> <font size="-1"><a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20100827%20ST%207_70%20HTIG.jpg">RU20100827 ST 7_70</a><br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110526 ST 8_50 HPAN.jpg">RU20110526 ST 8_50</a><br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20110624 ST 15_00 HPAN.jpg">RU20110624 ST 15_00</a><br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20130618%20ST%2010_00%20HLIO.jpg">RU20130618 ST 10_00</a><br> <a href="../../../scans/Heraldics/RU/RU20150828 MS 50_00 HSLP.png">RU20150828 MS 50_00</a></font><br> and 18 other stamps or miniature sheets<br> PP no 749<br> Print run: 1000</td> <td>&nbsp;</td> </tr> </TBODY> </TABLE> <P><i>Compiled by Geir Arveng with additional information from Veniamin Kramer, Greg Balagian and Elisabeth Hallsj&ouml;.<br> Latest update: <!-- #BeginDate format:Sw1 -->13 July, 2016<!-- #EndDate --> </i></P> </BLOCKQUOTE></BODY></HTML>