|ISSUE DATE:||31 March 2017|
|STAMP SIZE:||42 x 30 mm|
|STAMPS DESIGN:||V. Beltyukov|
Krassin is an Arctic vessel of Soviet and Russian fleets. She was called Svyatogor prior to 1927, after which she was renamed Krassin to honor a recently deceased Soviet political leader Leonid Krasin.
The postage stamp depicts the Krassin Icebreaker against the background of an aurora borealis.
Stamp images and description thanks to Russian Post