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The Pik Lenin rises to 7'134 m in Gorno-Badakhshan on the border of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. It is the second-highest mountain of both countries.

First Ascent: 1928 by Karl Wien (Austria), Eugen Allwein (Germany) and Erwin Schneider (Austria).

 

Soviet Union 1986, Pik Lenin.
The stamp was issued in the series
"Natl. Sports Committee Intl. Alpinist Camps — Part I

Tajikistan 1997, Pik Lenin and Pik Marshal Thukov (6'582 m) in the foreground.
The stamp is showing a view from southwest.  

The rounded peak in the foreground is the Pik Marshal Zhukov. It is named after the famous Russian leader of the second WW Marshal ┼Żukov (= Zh). 

The stamp was issued in the miniaturesheet "Mountains of Tajikistan". 

Pik Lenin stamp 2000

Kyrgyzstan 2000, Pik Lenin.
The stamp was issued in the series "International Year of Mountains".  

 

Pik Lenin stamp 2009

Tajikistan 2009
Pik Lenin (left) and Pik Ismoil Somoni 7'495 m (right).

 

Pik Lenin stamp 2011

Tajikistan 2011, Pik Lenin.
Steam locolotive 1-5-0 ? (1947)
The stamp was issued in the series "Old steam locomotives".  

Kyrgyzstan 2011, "20th anniversary of independence".
The illustration of the souvenirsheet is showing Khan Tengri.

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