German paper sizes
in the 19th century

Name Dimensions
(millimeters)
Propatria 340x430
Register 400x500
Median 440x560
Royal 480x640
Imperial 570x780
Olifant 675x1082

After 1884:

Name Dimensions
(millimeters)
 
  270×420 Reichsbriefformat
330×420 Reichskanzlei, cut
340×430 Reichskanzlei, uncut; Schulformat
3 360×450 Propatria
4 380×480 Einhorn
5 400×500 Register
6 420×530 Groß-Register
7 440×560 Median
8 460×590 Groß-Median
9 480×640 Regal
10 500×650 Groß-Regal, Lexikon
11 540×680 Imperial
12 570×420 Groß-Imperial

After 1922, DIN standards were established which are identical to the A and B series of ISO sizes.

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