German States [Altdeutschland] 1849-1920 There are 325 products.

"Altdeutsche Staaten" or "Altdeutschland" is a collective term for the philately of the German states (principalities and kingdoms before the unification of the German Empire), which agreed to the superior institution mail.
The term "Altdeutschland" refers to post offices of those following federal states: Baden, Bavaria [Freistaat Bayern], Bergedorf, Braunschweig, Bremen, Hamburg, Hannover, Heligoland, Lübeck, Mecklenburg-Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Oldenburg, Prussia [Preußen], Saxony [Sachsen], Schleswig-Holstein and Lauenburg [Schleswig-Holstein und Lauenburg], Thurn und Taxis (mail on behalf of various countries), Württemberg and also the Association of North German [Norddeutscher Bund].
Philatelic term "Altdeutschland" does not include post offices of the following countries - which, although participated in this joint postal circulation, they can not be counted against the German Confederation: the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, the Austrian Empire and Liechtenstein, as well as the Duchy of Schleswig until 1864 - namely Fiefdoms Kingdom Denmark.

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Postage stamp names specify:

  • - country of issue
  • - number by the Michel Cataloge (in case of Polish stamps - by Fischer Cataloge)
  • - and a condition of a stamp:

** - Mint stamp with no sign of a stamp hinge: Unmounted Mint or Mint Never Hinged

* - Mint stamp with a sign of a stamp hinge: (Lightly) Mounted mint

[] - cancelled stamp - ʘ

() - stamp with no gum (glue)

L - one stamp out of a serie

Scans were made at dark background of stamp album to expose perforations of postage stamp. And therefore at a part of an image a foil may be visible.

Morawino Stamps

Philately and Numismatic Shop - Morawino Stamps

Stationary shop

ul. Górczewska 200a lok.usł.4

01-460 Warsaw


tel.: +48 602-55-66-55

the offer

I lead purchase, sale, valuation and commission sale.


Shop for collectors exists since 2007. Postage stamps and accessories, letters, postcards and greeting cards, banknotes and coins.

On this website I present a small part of the stock. For questions about specific products and its delivery - please call or write. I will answer during opening hours of the shop.

  • - Each product presented on the website is the single and unique.
  • - One can collect an/and order in a shop, with no shipping costs.

I invite you to direct visit. For the youngest sets of post stamps at a promotional price.

Grzegorz Morawski