1992. XXV Olympic Games in Barcelona.

The emission is dedicated to the XXV Summer Olympiad held in Barcelona. Some of the most popular and traditionally advanced sports in Armenia are presented: ancient boxing, boxing, weightlifting, gymnastics. As a symbol of Greek and ancient origin of the olympic games, the Armenian king Varazdat is pictured: the winner in pancratium of arguably the last olympic games in ancient Greece. 

View: 6-9. Ancient boxing, boxing, weightlifting, gymnastics

    Designer: Haroutiun Samuelian, Karen Aghamian
    Perf 14, (28.45/42.58), Offset 
    h6.  0.40  0.05  0.05 
    h7.  3.60  0.20  0.05 
    h8.  5.00  0.30  0.2 
    h9.  12.00  0.70  0.45
    Set of 4  1.1  0.75 
    First Day Cover  2.2  N/A
First Day Cover: The Symbol of the XXV Summer Olympic Games in Barcelona 

Quantity: 4x100.000 


6                   7 

8                   9 

1994. The founding of the National Olympic Committee.

Is issued in connection with the first anniversary of the foundation of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Armenia.

View: 40. "Hrazdan" central stadium and the symbol of the National Olympic Committee Quantity: 200.000
 

1994. 100th Anniversary of the International Olympic Committee.

The stylized image of Olympic rings, symbol the of IOC

Quantity: 200.000
 

1994. The founding of the National Olympic Committee.

Is issued in connection with the first anniversary of the foundation of the National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Armenia.

View: 40. "Hrazdan" central stadium and the symbol of the National Olympic Committee Quantity: 200.000
 

1996. XXVI Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta.

The emmision is dedicated to the XXVI Summer OLympiad held in Atlanta.The issue presents the kinds of sport, in which Armenia take parts.
View: 96-98. Set of 3
96. Cycling
97. Triple-jump
98. Wrestling
    Designer: Garegin Martirosyan
    Perf 13 3/4, (31.75/31.75), Offset 
    h96.  40.00  0.2  0.1
    h97.  60.00  0.25  0.2 
    h98.  90.00  0.4  0.3
    Set of 3  0.85  0.6
Quantity: 3x50.000 

96                 97                 98 

1996. Centennial of modern Olympic Games.

View: 99. A youth carrying the Olympic torch, the symbol of the games and peace. Quantity: 40.000
 

1996. The 32nd World Chess Olympiad, Yerevan.
    Designer: Haroutiun Samuelian
    Perf 13 3/4, (31.75/31.75), Offset 
View: 100-103. Set of 4
100. Position: Petrosian-Botvinnik. World Championship Match, Moscow, 1963
101. Position: Kasparov-Karpov World Championship Match, Leningrad, 1986
102. Position: G. Kasparian. Competition of the "Shakhmativ SSSR" monthly, first prize, 1939 
103. Logo of the 32nd Chess Olympiad 
     
    h100.  40.00  0.15  0.11
    Imperforate  3.5  N/A
    h101.  40.00  0.15  0.11
    Imperforate  3.5  N/A
    h102.  40.00  0.15  0.11
    Imperforate  3.5  8 N/A
    h103.  40.00  0.15  0.11
    Imperforate  3.5  8 N/A
    Set of 4  0.60  0.45
    Set of 4 (imperforate)  32  32 N/A
    First Day Cover  1.65 N/A
First Day Cover: Logo of the 32nd Chess Olympiad 
Designer:Haroutiun Samuelian 

103 

Quantity: 4x50.000, 4x5.000

1996. Tigran Petrosian, the Ninth World Chess Champion.

Tigran Petrosian (1929-19 ), Armenian Soviet Chessplayer. USSR and International Chessmaster. Chess Champion of Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic, Chess Champion of Georgian Soviet Socialist Republic, Chess Champion of the world.

104.Tigran Petrosian and the Tigran Petrosian Chess house in Yerevan
First Day Cover: Tigran Petrosian 
Designer:Haroutiun Samuelian 
Quantity: 40.000, 4.000
 

1996. The 32nd World Chess Olympiad, Yerevan.

First Day Cover: Sculpter of David of Sassoun and stylilzed chess-board
Designer: Haroutiun Samuelian 

Quantity: 20.000  

1998. WORLD FOOTBALL CUP COMPETITION

h 141. The ball on the background of the Eiffel tower and stadium.

 

1999. FIRST PAN-ARMENIAN GAMES

 
11 July 2000. XXVII OLYMPIC GAMES, SYDNEY 2000

The National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Armenia was founded in 1990. In September, 24, 1993 it became the full member of International Olympic Committee. At the XXVII Summer Olympic Games to be hold in Sydney Armenia will participate in more than 10 kinds of sport.

2001. SECOND PAN-ARMENIAN GAMES

Designer: Haroutiun Samuelian
Comb Perforated, 143/4:133/4
Size: 58.00/40.00 mm, Offset

239. Games emblem and the cup

The Second Pan-Armenian Games took place in Yerevan from 18 till 26 of August. During the 9 types of games there were participated the athletes from more than 90 cities of 31 countries .

 

Cat. No Value (Dram) Mint (USD) Used (USD)
MS 17 300.00 1.20 1.00
First day cover 2.00

First Day Cover:
Designer: Haroutiun Samuelian


MS 17

2001. THE 6th WORLD WUSHU CHAMPIONSHIPS

Designer: Garegin Martirossian
Comb Perforated, 13:13
Size: 31.50/31.90 mm, Offset

250. Hieroglyph simbolizing wushu and petroglyph from Geghama mountains

Wushu as a sport created and developed in China. As a philosophy and sport it educated to cure diseases and to temper the fighting will. International Wushu Federation (IWUF) associates with the federations of 83 countries. It involves also an Armenian Traditional Wushu Federation, which has been established in 1993. The 6th World Wushu Championships will be organized in Yerevan from 31 of October to 4 of November. 41 sets of medals for 2 kinds of Wushu will be presented among the sportsmen from more than 60 countries of the world.

Cat. No Value (Dram) Mint (USD) Used (USD)
h250 180.00 0.60 0.42
First day cover 1.50

First Day Cover:
Designer: Garegin Martirossian


250

02 May 2002. FOOTBALL WORLD CUP

Begining from 1930 the World CUP started its games. Armenian teams participated in that competitions since 1996.
World Cup 2002 will be organized in South Korea and Japan, where the 32 national teams are involved. The place of the final games will become Tokohama (Japan).

Designer: Albert Kechian
Comb Perforated, 14 3/4 :14
Perf. 40.64/24.13 mm, Offset

266. The football on the backgound of the maps and the flags of South Korea and Japan

Cat. No Value (Dram) Mint (USD) Used (USD)
h266 350.00 1.87 0.73
First day cover 2.07 1.73

First Day Cover:
Designer: Albert Kechian


266

28 NOV. 2003. III PAN-ARMENIAN GAMES

The Third Pan-Armenian Games took place in Yerevan from 16 till 26 of August. In the 10 types of games there were participated the athletes from more than 82 cities of 31 countries.


Designer: Haroutiun Samuelian
MS size: 58.00/40.00 mm, Offset

MS22. The Sport and Concert Complex

Cat. No Value (Dram) Mint (USD) Used (USD)
MS22 350.0 0.90 0.80
FDC     1.90


FDC designer: Haroutiun Samuelian

 

MS22


07.09.2004. CENTENARY OF FOOTBALL INTERNATIONAL FEDERATION ASSOCIATION


FIFA is the world sport association, which deals with questions concerning football development. It has established in 1904 in Paris.
Gathers 204 national country federations. The official langauges are French, English, German, Russian and Spanish. The head office is
determined by the residence of the general secretary. Armenia joined FIFA in 1992.


Designer: Karen Kojoyan
Comb Perforated, 13½:13¼
Perf. 24.99/42.00 mm, Offset

299. Hrazdan Central Stadium

Cat. No Value (Dram) Mint (USD) Used (USD)
h284 350.0 1.25 1.05
FDC     2.10

FDC designer: Karen Kojoyan

 

299


17.02. 2005. ATHENS XXVIII OLYMPIC GAMES

It is symbolic that in the new millennium first Olym-pic Games were held in Athens. Games are the national kind of celebrations and competitions of ancient Greece, passed after summer solstice, during the first full moon, in Olympus, in honour to god Zeus. Till 472 B.C.
Games were ended for one day. First only freeborn Greeks could participate in the games and later only Romans and foreigners.
The existance and participation of women were forbidden under the treath of death.


Designer: Stepan Azarian
Comb Perforated, 12 ¼:
Perf. 31.75/31.75 mm,mm, Offset

307-309. Games introducing by hands

Cat. No

Value (Dram)

Mint (USD)

Used (USD)

307

70.0

0.50

0.40

308

170.0

0.70

0.60

309

350.0

1.40

1.30

FDC

 

 

2.90

FDC designer: Stepan Azarian