In the Royal Mail designed this series of holiday stamps. They were sold in sets featuring all designs, as well as individually. This one depicts a stylized Christmas tree with pinecones, candles and partridges. The illustrations are by Jeffrey Matthews.
Pre-Revolutionary Russian stamp - from the period - so approx. It says, "For the benefit of soldiers and their families"- i. Fundraiser - You paid 11 kopeks (the price at the bottom) and got a 10 kopek stamp