Germany-DDR 1986 Memorial Sachsenhausen

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  • Label : "Deutsche Post" of the German Democratic Republic; 1986; commemoratiive stamp to the issue "25 years of the memorial on the area of the former concentration camp Sachsenhausen"; meant is Sachsenhausen as former quarter of Oranienburg (Brandenburg, Germany); issue of 1 stamp


Stamp datas:

  • Catalogue number : Michel: No. 3051; Yvert & Tellier: No. 2672; Scott: No. 2573
  • Color : multicolored
  • Watermark : none
  • Nominal value : 35 (Pfennig)
  • Postage validity : 23 September 1986 - 02 October 1990
  • Designed by : Hans Detlefsen (1923-1992)
  • Printed by : "Deutsche Wertpapierdruckerei", Leipzig
  • Print process : Photogravure on luminescating paper
  • Perforation : Comb perforation, K 14
  • Print run : 4,000,000 in sheets à 25 stamps (5x5)
  • Stamp size (printed area of a single stamp without year line) : 28.5 x 51.0 mm


Commemorative stamp of the issue "25 years of the memorial on the area of the former concentration camp Sachsenhausen";
(issue of 1 stamp)

Mint stamp

Michel No. 3051, mint

Postmarked stamp

Michel No. 3051, postmarked


To the stamp motive:
- 35 (Pfennig) : Figures group "Station Z", bronze sculpture created in 1961 by Waldemar Grzimek (1918-1984)