Timeline of stamp issuing entities of Cyrenaica and connected areas

Italian Cyrenaica 1923–1934
Emirate of Cyrenaica 1950
Kingdom of Libya 1951–1969
Libyan Arab Republic 1969–1977
Libya 1977–today
1930
1940
1950
1960
1970
1980
1990
2000
2010
2020

Stamp issuing entities of Cyrenaica and connected areas

Name Issued
stamps
Bird
stamps
1923–1934 Italian Cyrenaica
→ see under Italian North Africa
≈ 100
1950 Emirate of Cyrenaica

The Emirate of Cyrenaica, or “Principality of Cyrenaica”, came into existence when Sayyid Idris unilaterally proclaimed Cyrenaica an independent Senussi emirate on 1 March 1949, backed by the United Kingdom.

≈ 20
1951–1969 Kingdom of Libya
→ see under Libya
≈ 300
1969–1977 Libyan Arab Republic
→ see under Libya
≈ 300
1977–today Libya
→ see under Libya
≈ 2 Thousand ≈ 45

About Cyrenaica

also known as: Cyrenaica Kingdom en