|Mikhail Lomonosov – Russian polymath, scientist and writer.
Illustrated Envelop with special cancellation
|Description||Mikhail Vasilyevich Lomonosov ( November 19 [O.S. November 8] 1711 – April 15 [O.S. April 4] 1765) was a Russian polymath, scientist and writer, who made important contributions to literature, education, and science. Among his discoveries were the atmosphere of Venus and the law of conservation of mass in chemical reactions. His spheres of science were natural science, chemistry, physics, mineralogy, history, art, philology, optical devices and others. Lomonosov was also a poet and influenced the formation of the modern Russian literary language.|
|Type||Illustrated Envelop with special cancellation “275 years anniversary of the birth”
Leningrad, Lomonosov Monument
|Used/Unused||Cancellation, Leningrad, 19. 11.1986|
|Published by/for:||Ministry of Communications, 1986|