Stamps of the Kingdom of Saxony
Postage stamps issued by the Kingdom of Saxony, between 1850 and 1867, before the incorporation of the post authority in the Post of North German Confederation on 1 January 1868. Currency is Pfennig (12 Neu-Groschen) and Neu-Groschen (1/30 Vereinsthaler). There are 19 stamps by Michel Catalogue.
Issues 1850, 1851Edit
Issue with Friedrich August II (1797-1854) on 1851-08-01 and in 1852Edit
Portrait to the right designed by Ulbricht. Engraved, printed on colored paper.
Issues with Johann I (1801-1873) in 1855-1856Edit
Design by Ulbricht. Engraved by C.C. Meinhold & Söhne, printed on colored paper (1/2 Ngr to 3 Ngr), and white paper (5 and 10 Ngr).
Issues with the Coat of Arms (Wappen) on 1863-07-01 and in 1867Edit
5 NGr blue stamp Mi19, grotesk cancelled at LEIPZIG (month in roman figures, year within the double circle). Mi19a.
- Michel-Deutschland catalog.
- Hans Grobe 1975, Sachsen, Stempelformen der Orts-Stempel (page 448).