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

1967

             
 

3579

3440

3409

4k brown, Kremlin towers

3,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3580

3441

3410

6k brown, Annunciation Cathedral

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

3581

3442

3411

10k maroon, Kremlin towers

3,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3582

3443

3412

12k green, Ivan the Great bell tower

3,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

3583

3444

3413

16k brown-red, Kremlin tower

4,000

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1968

             
 

3713

3586

3559

3k brown, House, Zaoneje

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3714

3587

3560

4k green, Carved doors, Gorki oblast

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3715

3588

3561

6k violet, Castle, Kizhi

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3716

3589

3562

10k blue, Fortress wall, Rostov Great

3,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3717

3590

3563

12k carmine, Gate, Tsaritsino

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

3718

3591

3564

16k black, Rossi street, Leningrad

3,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1971

             
 

4030

3944

3910

3k multi, Pskov Kremlin

4,700

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4031

3945

3911

4k multi, Novgorod Kremlin

5,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4032

3946

3912

6k multi, Smolensk fortress

4,200

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4033

3947

3913

10k multi, Kolomna Kremlin

4,100

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4034

3948

3880

16k multi, Gorki Kremlin, hydrofoil

4,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4035

bl71

3914

50k multi, Moscow Kremlin

1,100

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

4066

3942II

3915

10k brown-black, William Foster

2,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

4066I

3942I

3915a

10k brown-black, William Foster

---

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1972

             
 

4147

4027

3992

4k multicol, Market Square, Lvov

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4148

4028

3993

6k multicol, House in Chernigov

3,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4149

4029

3994

10k multicol, Kovnir's building, Kiev

3,700

11,5

MNH, EF

 

4150

4030

3995

16k multicol, Kamenets-Podolski

3,400

11,5

MNH, EF

1973

             
 

4296

4197

4151

4k gray-red, Small Trakai Castle

3,800

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4297

4196

4150

4k black-green, Dome Castle, Riga

4,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4298

4195

4152

4k red-green, Great Sea Gate, Tallinn

4,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4299

4198

4153

10k red-black, "Old Thomas", Tallinn

3,200

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1974

             
 

4315

4207

4171

10k multicol, Academy of Science

4,100

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4383

4274

4237

4k carmine-olive, City of Vitebsk

3,600

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1975

             
 

4472

bl104

4336

50k gold-blue, UN 30th Anniv.

1,050

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1976

             
 

4608

4503

4526

30k red, Building in Moscow

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1977

             
 

4790

4688

B109

1r+50k multicol, Decor of Cathedral

0,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4791

4689

B110

1r+50k multicol, Monument, Suzdal

0,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4792

4686

B107

1r+50k multicol, Decor of Cathedral

0,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4793

4687

B108

1r+50k multicol, View of Vladimir

0,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4794

4690

B111

1r+50k multicol, Monument, Ivanovo

0,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

4795

4691

B112

1r+50k multicol, Museum in Ivanovo

0,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1978

             
 

4905

4788

B113

1r+50k gold, Zagorsk, Monastery

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4906

4789

B114

1r+50k silver, Modern Zagorsk

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4907

4790

B115

1r+50k silver, Rostov Kremlin view

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4908

4791

B116

1r+50k gold, Rostov The Great

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4909

4811

B117

1r+50k gold, A. Nevski monument

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4910

4810

B118

1r+50k silver, Peter-I monument

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4911

4813

B120

1r+50k silver, View of Jaroslaw

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4912

4812

B119

1r+50k gold, Manastery in Jaroslaw

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1979

             
 

4914

4793

4710

10k multi, Church, 12th Century

6,000

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

4990

4875

B124

1r+50k gold, Monument, Tashkent

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4991

4874

B123

1r+50k silver, Mosque, Samarkand

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4992

4873

B122

1r+50k gold, Concert Hall, Tbilisi

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4993

4872

B121

1r+50k silver, Narikaly Fortress

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4994

4876

B125

1r+50k silver, Erebuni, Armenia

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

4995

4877

B126

1r+50k gold, Opera Theater, Erevan

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

1980

             
 

5051

4927

B127

1r+50k multicol, Kremlin, Moscow

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5052

4928

B128

1r+50k multicol, Kalinin Prospekt

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5053

4940

B129

1r+50k multicol, St.Isaak Cathedral

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5054

4941

B130

1r+50k multicol, WWII Monument

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5055

4949

B131

1r+50k multicol, Monument, Kiev

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5056

4950

B132

1r+50k multicol, Metro Bridge, Kiev

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5057

4951

B133

1r+50k multicol, Sport Palace, Minsk

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5058

4952

B134

1r+50k multicol, Old Minks

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5059

4953

B135

1r+50k multicol, Town Hall, Tallinn

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

 

5060

4954

B136

1r+50k multicol, Viru Hotel, Tallinn

0,700

12:11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5137

5020

4888

4k multicol, Medical Academy

4,400

11,5

MNH, EF

               
 

5141

5023

4892

4k multicol, Nagatinski Bridge

5,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5142

5024

4893

6k multicol, Luzhniki Bridge

5,100

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5143

5025

4894

15k multicol, Kalininski Bridge

4,700

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1983

             
 

5391

5272

5142

4k multicol, Kirov Opera & Ballet

5,300

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

5458

5338

5208

3k green, Children Musical Theater

4,300

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5459

5339

5209

4k blue, Tourist Hotel, Moscow

3,400

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

5460

5340

5210

6k lilac, Council of Ministers

3,700

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5461

5341

5211

20k green, Ismajlovo Hotel, Moscow

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

5462

5342

5212

45k olive, Novosti Press Agency

3,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1986

             
 

5792

5671

5523a

5k green, State Russian Museum

1,200

12

MNH, EF

 

5793

5672

5523b

10k blue, State Hermitage, 1764

1,200

12

MNH, EF

 

5794

5673

5523c

15k blue, Petrodvorets, 1728

1,200

12

MNH, EF

 

5795

5674

5523d

20k green, Ekaterinensky Palace

1,200

12

MNH, EF

 

5796

5675

5523e

50k blue, Pavlovsk Palace Museum

1,200

12

MNH, EF

1988

             
 

6025

5906

5735

5k green, Samson Fountain,1723

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6026

5907

5736

10k green, Adam Fountain, 1722

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6027

5908

5737

15k green, Golden Mountain Cascade

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6028

5909

5738

30k green, Roman Fountains, 1763

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6029

5910

5739

50k green, Oak Tree Fountain, 1735

2,500

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1989

             
 

6133

6014

5827

15k multicol, Moscow, monuments

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6134

6015

5828

15k multicol, Leningrad, monuments

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6135

6016

5829

15k multicol, Kiev, monuments

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6136

6017

5830

15k multicol, Turkestan, Mausoleum

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6137

6018

5831

15k multicol, Samarkand, Mosque

2,900

11,5

MNH, EF

1990

             
 

6229

6108

5912

15k multicol, Polotsk, Monastery

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6230

6109

5913

15k multicol, Tbilisi, monuments

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6231

6110

5914

15k multi, Baku, Shirvanshah Palace

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6232

6111

5915

15k multicol, Vilnius, Cathedral

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6233

6112

5916

15k multicol, Kishinev, monument

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6234

6114

5918

15k multicol, Akhpat, Church

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6235

6113

5917

15k multicol, Riga, St.Peter's Church

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6236

6115

5919

15k multi, Tallinn, Niguliste Church

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

1991

             
 

6295

6175

5969

15k multi, Tadzhikistan, Mausoleum

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6296

6174

5968

15k multicol, Uzgen, Moslem Tower

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

 

6297

6176

5970

15k multicol, Turkmenistan, Mosque

2,800

11,5

MNH, EF

1992

             
 

6399

238v

6070

10r blue, St. Isaac's Cathedral

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6401

240v

6071A

100r olive, Kremlin, Moscow

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6412

251v

6067

1r brown, Wood Church, Kizhi

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6414

253v

6069

5r brown, House of Friendship

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6421

260

6065

55k green, Triumph Gate, Moscow

2,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6440

279Av

6114

50r purple, Kremlin, Rostov

3,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6441

280Av

6119

250r green, Church, Bogolubovo

2,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6442

281Av

6121

500r violet, Lomonosov University

1,000

11,5:12

MNH, EF

1993

             
 

6474

313v

6109

4r brown, Wood Church Kizhi

3,000

12,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6476

315

6150

25r multi, Novgorod Kremlin Towers

2,200

12

MNH, EF

 

6477

316

6151

25r multi, St. Sofia's Temple

2,200

12

MNH, EF

 

6478

317

6152

25r multi, Beltry of St. Sofia

2,200

12

MNH, EF

               
 

6501

340

6175

100r multi, Granovitaya Chamber

1,800

12

MNH, EF

 

6502

341

6176

100r multi, Church of Rizpolozhenie

1,800

12

MNH, EF

 

6503

342

6177

100r multi, Teremnoi Palace, 1636

1,800

12

MNH, EF

1994

             
 

6529

368

6201

150r multi, Cathedral in York

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6530

369

6202

150r multi, Church in Athens

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6531

370

6203

150r multi, Gothic Church, Danmark

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6532

371

6204

150r multi, Notre Dame, Paris

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6533

372

6205

150r multi, Cathedral in Vatican city

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6534

373

6206

150r multi, Cologne Cathedral

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6535

374

6209

150r multi, Seville Cathedral, Spain

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6536

375

6208

150r multi, St. Basil's Cathedral

2,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6537

376

6207

150r multi, Cathedral in NY

1,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

               
 

6544

383

6214

50r brown, Red Gate, Moscow

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6545

384

6215

100r brown, Academy of Science

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6546

385

6216

150r green, Trinity Cathedral

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6547

386

6217

300r violet, Christ the Saviour

1,500

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1995

             
 

6576

415

6245

125r multi, English Yard, Moscow

0,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6577

416

6246

250r multi, Averki Kirillov's  House

0,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6578

417

6247

300r multi, Volkov's House, 16th Cent

0,800

11,5:12

MNH, EF

               
 

6610

449

6269

300r multi, St.Trinity, Jerusalem

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6611

450

6270

300r multi, St.Peter and Pavel

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6612

452

6271

500r multi, St. Nicholas, Vienna

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6613

451

6272

500r multi, St. Nicholas, New York

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

 

6614

453

6273

750r multi, St. Alexei, Leipzig

0,500

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1996

             
 

6666

505

6327

500r multi, Yauza River, Moscow

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6667

506

6328

500r multi, Kremlin Palace, 1797

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6668

507

6329

750r multi, Kamenny Bridge, 1811

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6669

508

6330

750r multi, Volkhonka street, 1830s

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6670

509

6331

1000r multi, Vorvarka street, 1830s

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

 

6671

510

6332

1000r multi, Troikas winter race

0,600

12,5:12

MNH, EF

1997

             
 

6718

bl16

6368

1000r multi, Moscow, 850th Anniv.

0,300

12:12,5

MNH, EF

1998

             
 

6814

bl20

6450

3r multi, Painting by Beggrov

0,200

12,5:12

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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