ARCHITECTURE

USSR (Soviet Union) and Russia Postage - Stamps
1918 - 2000

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


1918-1949    1950-1966    1967-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1925

             
 

212

292B

294

7k blue, Lenin Mausoleum, Moscow

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

213

293B

295

14k green, Lenin Mausoleum

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

214

294B

296

20k carmine-rose, Lenin Mausoleum

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

215

295B

297

40k red-brown, Lenin Mausoleum

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

216

292A

298

7k blue, Lenin Mausoleum, Moscow

1,000

13,5

MNH, EF

 

217

293A

299

14k green, Lenin Mausoleum

1,000

13,5

MNH, EF

 

218

294A

300

20k carmine-rose, Lenin Mausoleum

1,000

13,5

MNH, EF

 

219

295A

301

40k red-brown, Lenin Mausoleum

1,000

13,5

MNH, EF

1932

             
 

397

415

473

5k brown, Arch in Petrograd, 1917

0,400

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1932

             
 

403

422

485

15k black, Art Museum, Moscow

0,300

12,5

MNH, S

 

404

423

486

35k ultra, Art Museum, Moscow

0,100

12,5

MNH, EF

1934

             
 

454

467

524

5k brown, Lenin's Mausoleum

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

455

468

525

10k blue, Lenin's Mausoleum

0,100

14

MNH, EF

 

456

469

526

15k carmine, Lenin's Mausoleum

0,050

14

MNH, EF

 

457

470

527

20k green, Lenin's Mausoleum

0,500

14

MNH, EF

 

458

471

528

35k brown, Lenin's Mausoleum

0,050

14

MNH, EF

1937

             
 

543

558A

597

3k violet, Tchaikovsky Concert Hall

0,650

12,5

MNH, EF

 

544

559A

598

5k brown, Telegraph Agency house

0,800

12,5

MNH, EF

 

545

560A

599

10k brown, Tchaikovsky Concert hall

0,620

12,5

MNH, EF

 

546

561A

600

15k black, Telegraph Agency house

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

547

562A

601

20k olive, Red Army Theater

0,420

12,5

MNH, EF

 

548

563A

602

30k black, Hotel Moscow

0,130

12,5

MNH, EF

 

549

564A

603

40k violet, Palace of the Soviets

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

550

565A

604

50k brown, Red Army Theater

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

551

2bl

603a

40k violet, Souvenir sheet of four

0,084

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1938

             
 

618

629

671

15k brown, "Swallows' Nest"

4,100

12,5

MNH, EF

 

624

636

677

1r green, "Swallows' Nest"

0,320

12,5

MNH, EF

1939

             
 

653

665

706

10k brown, Gorki Street, Moscow

1,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

654

666

707

20k green, Council House

2,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

655

667

708

30k brown-violet, Lenin Library

1,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

656

668

709

40k blue, Crimea Bridge

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

657

669

710

50k red-brown, Moscvoretsky Bridge

1,100

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

658

670

711

80k olive, Khimki River Station

0,840

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

659

671

712

1r blue, Dynamo Subway Station

0,825

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

706

718

749

5k brown, Sanatorium, Kislovodsk

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

707

719

750

10k carmine, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

708

720

751

15k green, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

709

721

752

20k green, Rest home, New Afon

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

710

722

753

30k black, Clinical Institute, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

711

723

754

50k gray-black, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

712

724

755

60k violet, Rest home, Sukhumi

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

 

713

725

756

80k red, Sanatorium, Sochi

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

1946

             
 

1072

1056

1059

5k brown, Belfry in Kremlin, bridge

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1073

1057

1060

10k sepia, Bolshoi Theater, Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1074

1058

1061

15k chestnut, Hotel Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1075

1059

1062

20k brown, Sverdlov Squere

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1076

1060

1063

45k green, View of Kremlin, bridge

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1077

1061

1064

50k brown,  Lenin Museum

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1078

1062

1065

60k violet, Red Squere, Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1079

1063

1066

1r brown, Spasski Tower, Moscow

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1147

1121

1153

30k sepia, Electrozavodskaya station

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1148

1122

1154

30k blue, Ismailovsky station

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1149

1123

1155

45k brown, Sokol subway station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1150

1124

1156

45k violet, Stalinsky station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1151

1125

1158

60k yellow-green, Kiev station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1152

1126

1157

60k brown, Mayakovsky station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1163

1137

1132

5k brown, Crimea Bridge, Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1164

1138

1133

10k brown, Gorki Street, Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1165

1143

1137

30k green, Kaluga Street, Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1166

1141

1134

30k brown, Central Telegraph

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1167

1142

1136

30k ultra, Kazan Railroad Station

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1168

1140

1135

30k blue, Kiev Railroad Station

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1169

1139

1138

30k green, Pushkin Squere, Moscow

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1170

1144

1139

50k green, View of Kremlin

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1171

1146

1141

60k blue, Grand Kremlin Palace

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1172

1145

1140

60k brown, View of Kremlin, bridge

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1173

1147

1142

1r violet, Old Moscow, by Vasnetsov

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1174

1148

1143

1r multi, St. Basil Cathedral

0,250

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1175

1149

1144

2r multi, View of Kremlin

0,250

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1176

1150

1145

3r multi, View of Kremlin

0,250

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1177

1151

1146

5r multi, Council Building, Hotel

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1178

bl10

1145a

3r multi, Souvenir sheet of four

0,100

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1947

             
 

1191

1156

1170

30k green, Sanatorium "Riza", Gagri

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1192

1157

1166

30k brown, New Afyon, Abkhasia

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1193

1160

1169

30k violet, Voroshilov Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1194

1161

1165

30k brown, New Riviera, Sochi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1195

1159

1171

30k sepia, "Zapadugol" Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1196

1153

1162

30k green, Agave plant at Sukhumi

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1197

1152

1163

30k violet, "Gullripsh" Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1198

1158

1168

30k ultra, Kislovodsk, Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1199

1154

1164

30k olive, Crimea, Livadia

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1200

1155

1167

30k violet, "Kemeri" Sanatorium

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1223

1179

1189

30k violet, State Hermitage

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1224

1180

1190

50k green, Peter I Monument

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1225

1181

1191

60k sepia, Sts. Peter & Paul Fortress

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1226

1182

1192

1r violet, Smolty Institute building

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1253

1210

1220

50k blue, Spasski Tower

---

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1255

1245II

1260

1r red, Spasski Tower

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1329

1287

1296

1r violet, Building of Theater

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1334

1292

1299

30k blue, House of Unions, Moscow

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1336

1294

1301

50k brown, House of Unions

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1337

1295

1304

40k brown, Stasov, Architect

2,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1338

1296

1305

1r sepia, Stasov, Architect

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1949

             
 

1359

1313

1322

1r, ultra, Lomonosov Museum

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1376

1328

1330

40k, red Military Medical Academy

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1377

1329

1331

50k, blue, Botkin, Pirogov, Sechenov

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1378

1330

1332

1r, blue green, Academy Building

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1420

1367

1386

40k violet, Bazhenov, architect

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1421

1368

1387

1r brown, Bazhenov, architect

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1424

1378

1370

40k brown, Sanatorium, Kislovodsk

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1425

1379

1366

40k violet Sanatorium, Kislovodsk

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1426

1376

1375

40k green, Sanatorium, Zhelezovods

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1427

1377

1373

40k green, Sanatorium in Georgia

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1428

1374

1372

40k brown, Frunze Sanatorium Sochi

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1429

1375

1371

40k orange, State Theater, Sochi

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1430

1380

1374

40k brown, Clinical, Chaltubo

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1431

1373

1369

40k blue, Sanatorium, Khosta

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1432

1372

1368

40k carmine, Sanatorium N3, Khosta

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1433

1371

1367

40k black, Sanatorium, Khosta

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1449

1394

1400

40k green, Maly (Little) Theater

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1450

1395

1401

50k red, Famous Actors

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1451

1396

1402

1r brown, Famous Actors

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

1918-1949    1950-1966    1967-2000

 

Comments and Abbreviations

Stamps are referenced by CPA Stamp Catalog (Moscow, 1983), Michel (2002/2003) and Scott (2002/2003).
Stamp from set marked (*) my be available as single stamp.
CPA - "Souzpechat" Central Philatelic Agency under the Ministry of Communications of the USSR. CPA catalog numbering of 1918-1980 RSFSR and USSR postage-stamps are accepted in the Russia up to days ( have a look at V.Soloviev "1857-1991 Postage-Stamps of Russian and USSR. Catalog - Reference. 2003/2004 ".
The number of stamps printed (column Print run) is quoted in millions.
MNH - Mint never hinged
MLH - Mint lightly hinged
MH - mint hinged
F - fine stamp condition
VF - very fine stamp condition
EF - extremely fine stamp condition
S - superb, better than EF
SEC - Special Event Cancel
CTO - Cancelled to order
Imperf. - Imperforated stamp

 

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