April 22, 2023 at 11:05 AM
Monument to A. S. Pushkin in Odesa on a vintage postcard. Limited Edition 10,000, Soviet Union Vintage Postcard, Ukrainian SSR, the 1950s
The monument to A. S. Pushkin was built in 1887-1889 in the city of Odessa with funds donated by the inhabitants of Odessa. Located on Primorsky Boulevard. The monument is a bust of the poet placed on a high granite pedestal. Under the bust is a lyre, behind it is a feather and a five-pointed star with a ray turned downward. In the lower part of the pedestal, from its four corners, jets of water pour out from the mouths of sea creatures and fall into four large bronze vases located at the corners of the pedestal at its base. Water, overflowing the vases, flows into a large granite tank framing the monument. Limited edition - 10,000 pieces Vintage postcard from 1955. Vintage postcard - 68 years old. 6'' x 4'' (15cm x 10cm) Black and white vintage postcard.