Item no. S371 (stamp)
Date of issue: 20 April 1984
Catalog number: Scott no. 1349 (of 1344 – 1350)
Stamp of a 7-stamp set “Achievements in space research”. It shows imaginary graphic representation of unmanned space probe LUNA 3 (aka LUNIK 3) that on 7 October 1959 photographed the other (dark) side of the Moon and transferred the image onto Earth. The stamp honors 25th anniversary of the event.