№ 295-299. The 26th Olympic Games. (USA, Atlanta. 19 July - 4 August).

10.07.1996
Painter – Kozlov I.

№ 295 Stamps per sheets: 36 (6x6 stamps).
Paper - coated; manufacturing process - offset; perforation - comb 12½ x 12.


Basketball is a sport game. The ball is be thrown to the basket fixed on the stand at the hight if 3.05 m. Basketball appeared in the USA in 1891. In 1936 the game was included in the Olympic Games. Europe basketball championships have been held since 1935, world championships - since 1950.


Face value Size Description Price, mint Price, used Quantity
500.00 28×40 Basketball.
multicolor
500.00 200.00 450000

№ 296


Boxing appeared in England in the 16-17th century. In 1865 the first boxing rules were stated there. They fixed the ring size, the duration of a fight, the weight of the boxing-gloves, etc. Boxing was included in the Olympoic Games in 1904. Europe boxing championships have been held since 1924, world championships - since 1974.


Face value Size Description Price, mint Price, used Quantity
1,000.00 28×40 Boxing.
multicolor
1,000.00 200.00 450000

№ 297


Sport swimming unites different styles: crawl, breast-stroke, butterfly, backstroke, diving and synchronous swimmong. The first competitions were held in England in 1877. Swimming among men was included in the Olympic Games in 1896, and among women - in 1912. Europe championships have been heldsince 1926, world championships - since 1973.


Face value Size Description Price, mint Price, used Quantity
1,000.00 28×40 Swimming.
multicolor
1,000.00 200.00 450000

№ 298


Steeplechase is part of track-and-field athletics which appeared in Great Britain in the 18th century. Track-and-field athletics was icluded in the Olympic games in 1896. Europe championships have been held sisnce 1934, world championships - since 1983.


Face value Size Description Price, mint Price, used Quantity
1,500.00 28×40 Steeplechase.
multicolor
1,500.00 300.00 450000

№ 299


Acrobatics is one of the main kinds of sport. It comprises calisthenics, vaults and exercises on horse, rings, balance beam and other sport devices. Acrobatics appeared in the begining of the 19th century. It was included in the Olympic Games in 1896. World championships have been held since 1903, and Europe championships - since 1955.


Face value Size Description Price, mint Price, used Quantity
1,500.00 28×40 Acrobatics.
multicolor
1,500.00 300.00 450000

Sheetlet Stamps per sheet: 8 (4x2  stamps).
Paper - coated; manufacturing process - offset; perforation - comb 12½ x 12.
Sheetlet print quantity - 85000.


The margins of the sheetlet feature drawings taken from Ancient Greek vases.


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