MONUMENTS

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

SETS, SOUVENIR SHEETS, SINGLE STAMPS


1918-1971    1972-2000

Issue year

Catalog   Number

Issue Description

Print run

Perf.

Notes

CPA

Michel

Scott

1934

             
 

463

476

536

5k green, Mendeleev monument

0,200

14

MNH, EF

 

465

478

538

15k vermilion, Mendeleev monument

0,050

14

MNH, EF

1937

             
 

539

552Ax

593

50k blue, Pushkin monument

0,980

12,5

MNH, EF

 

540

553Ax

594

80k carmine, Pushkin monument

6,200

12,5

MNH, EF

 

541

554Ax

595

1r green, Pushkin monument

0,810

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

542

1bl

596

10+50k brown, Souvenir sheet of two

0,140

Imperf.

MNH, EF

1938

             
 

580

581

611

5k red, Statue surmounting pavilion

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

581

582

612

20k rose, Soviet pavilion in Paris

2,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

582

583

613

50k blue, Statue decorate pavilion

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1939

             
 

675

697

723

60k green, Monument at Kharkov

0,200

12,5

MNH, EF

1940

             
 

740

752

783

60k, green, Monument in Moscow

0,300

12,5

MNH, EF

1948

             
 

1224

1180

1190

50k green, Peter I Monument

1,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1339

1298B

1307a

30k blue, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1341

1300B

1309a

1r green, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,300

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

1342

1298A

1307

30k blue, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,350

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1344

1300A

1309

1r green, Y. Sverdlov Monument

0,700

12,5

MNH, EF

1950

             
 

1500

1448

1445

40k black-red, Morozov monument

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1501

1449

1446

1r green-red, , Morozov monument

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1535

1483

1480

1r gray, Monument at defense line

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1545

1496

1493

50k, green, Monument to Jan Rainis

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1951

             
 

1595

1543

1544

60k brown, Red Army Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1609

1557

1550

40k gray, Russian War Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1610

1558

1551

1r brown, Russian War Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1617

1565

1558

1r sepia, Monument to Liberators

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1659

1608

1605

20k, gray-blue, Monument to Zizhka

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1660

1609

1606

25k, red-brown, Red Army Memorial

0,500

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1663

1612

1609

1r, black, Soviet Liberators Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1665

1613

1610

40k blue-gray, Hydroelectric station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1666

1614

1611

1r purple, Hydroelectric station

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1952

             
 

1688

1636

1633

60k green, Soviet  Army Memorial

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1953

             
 

1735

1682

1680

40k brown-black, Lenin Statue

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1738

1684

1684

1r brown-blue, Peter I Statue

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1739

1686

1682

40k brown-pink, Lenin Statue

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1742

1689

1686

1r violet, Peter I Statue

5,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1954

             
 

1755

1703

1704

40k red-brown, Shevchenko statue

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1760

1706

1705

60k multi, Chmielnitcki statue, Kiev

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1763

1723

1707

1r multi, Shevchenko statue, Kanev

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1790

1728

1726

40k blue, Monument to Sunken Ships

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1955

             
 

1807

1753

1750

40k, violet, Brothers in Arms

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

1956

             
 

1865

1805

1797

40k multi, Statue of Lenin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

1866

1806

1798

1r multi, Statue of Lenin

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

1967

1909

1899

40k gray-brown, Pushkin, poet

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1957

             
 

2008

1952

1942

40k brown, Lenin monument

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2056

1987

1987

40k blue, Metallurgical works, Lenin

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2098

2029

2018

40k black, Artists , Academy of Art

1,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

2099

2030

2019

60k black, Red Army Monument

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2100

2031

2020

1r black, Worker and Peasant

1,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2110

2042A

2032

20k black-rose, Greeting Sputnik-2

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2111

2043A

2033

40k black-green, Greeting Sputnik-2

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2112

2044A

2034

60k black-brown, Greeting Sputnik-2

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2113

2045A

2035

1r black-blue, Greeting Sputnik-2

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1959

             
 

2319

2297

2205

10k red-black, Lenin, Ulyanovsk

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2320

2236

2204

10k sepia, Repin, Moscow

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2321

2237

2206

20k violet, Mayakovsky, Moscow

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2322

2238

2207

25k blue, Pushkin, Leningrad

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2323

2298

2208

60k green, Maxim Gorki, Moscow

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2324

2239

2209

1r ultra, Tchaikovsky, Moscow

2,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2378

2287

2269

40k multi, Monument, bridge

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1960

             
 

2408

2329

2308

40k multicol, Overprinted in red

0,200

12,5:12

MNH, S

               
 

2418

2339

2319

40k blue-black, Monument, Prague

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1961

             
 

2516

2439

2446

10k orange, Workers' monument

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2517

2502C

2447

12k magenta, Minin and Pozharsky

---

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2550

2523

2520

2k ultra, Nikolai Schors, statue

5,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2551

2462

2451

4k orange-gray, Shevchenko, statue

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2552

2530

2521

4k rose, Kotovski, statue

2,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

             
 

2619

2531A

2524

2k brown, Communist party congress

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2620

2532A

2525

3k orange, Obelisk and University

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2621

2533A

2527

4k blue, Metallurgy Works

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2622

2534A

2526

4k brown, Harvest combine

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

2623

2535A

2528

4k brown, Communist party program

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2639

2550

2544

4k green-brown, Lomonosov Statue

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1962

             
 

2675

2588

2579

4k blue, Tchaikovsky, bust

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

2680

2594

2590

4k ultra, Karl Marx monument

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

2762

2670B

2630a

6k blue, "To Space" Monument

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2763

2671B

2631a

10k  violet, "To Space" Monument

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2764

2670A

2630

6k blue, "To Space" Monument

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

2765

2671A

2631

10k violet, "To Space" Monument

4,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1963

             
 

2884

2771B

2752a

10k blue-red, Symbolic monument

0,500

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

2887

2771A

2752

10k blue-red, Symbolic monument

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1964

             
 

2996

2876

2854

4k green, Shevchenko statue, Kiev

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

2997

2877

2853

4k magenta, Shevchenko statue

1,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3022

2901B

2888a

10k blue-black, Statue to balloonists

1,000

Imperf.

MNH, EF

 

3023

2901A

2888

10k blue-black, Statue to balloonists

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1965

             
 

3182

3035

2903

6k multi, View of Prague, monument

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3183

3045

2903B

6k multi, Statue of Russian Soldier

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

 

3184

3068

2904

6k multi, Warsaw, flag and medal

3,000

12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3186

3038

3019

4k green, Tsiolkovsky Monument

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3187

3039

3020

12k violet, "Sputnik" Monument

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3188

3040

3021

16k multicol, Space monument

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3296

3158

3138

10k gray, Sevastopol as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3297

3157

3136

10k brown, Brest as City- Hero

2,500

11,5

MNH, EF

1966

             
 

3411

3276

3252

4k multi, Monument, map, ship

3,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1967

             
 

3479

3339

3319

2k green, Lenin as student

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3480

3340

3320

3k brown, Lenin, statue in Ulyanovsk

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3481

3341

3321

4k olive, Lenin in Razliv

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3482

3342

3322

6k silver, Lenin, by Neroda

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3483

3343

3323

10k siler, Lenin as orator, by Andreev

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3484

3344

3323A

10k gold,Lenin as orator, by Andreev

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3541

3398

3378

4k magenta, Young Guards Memorial

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

3584

3434

3419

4k carmine, Monument in Moscow

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3604

3464

3439

4k multi, Flags of Soviet Army, Navy

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3605

3465

3440

4k multi, Lenin addressing troops

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3606

3466

3442

4k multi, Red Army birth, 1918

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3607

3467

3443

4k multi, Red Army in Vladivostok

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3608

3468

3441

4k multi, Dneprostroi Dam

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3609

3469

3444

4k multi, Red Army as Liberator

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3610

3470

3445

4k multi, Victory of Moscow

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3611

3471

3446

4k multi, Victory of Stalingrad

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3612

3473

3447

4k multi, Victory Parade in Moscow

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3613

3472

3448

4k multi, Modern Russian weapons

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3614

bl50

3449

1r multi, Souvenir sheet

0,750

Imperf.

MNH, EF

               
 

3608

3468

3441

4k multi, Dneprostroi Dam, soldier

4,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3671

3543

3524

4k blue-black, Erebuni, Ararat Mount

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

 

3672

3544

3525

12k brown, David Sasunski, Yerevan

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1969

             
 

3723

3597

3567

4k orange, Soviet Latvia 50th Anniv.

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

             
 

3730

3604

3577

4k multicol, Oil Refinery and statue

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

3770

3643

3616

4k red, Monument to 68 Heroes

5,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1970

             
 

3905

3773

3747

12k gray, UN 25th Anniv., Monument

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4008

3889

3858

4k gray, Defenders of Liepaja

3,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4044

3922

3889

4k multi, Gorki statue

4,000

11,5

MNH, EF

1918-1971    1972-2000

 

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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