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Stamp auction - 10 March 2011 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 10 March 2011. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 138 - Switzerland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1508
 Used
1850 5r red, black & greenish blue, VFU 'pp' in black, good to large margins, Holcombe 1989 non-photo cert, SG.6. Cat. £550 £120 to 140 N/S
1509
 Used
1850 Rayon 1 5r red black & greenish blue, cross without frame, large margins cancelled 'pp' plus manuscript 'cross' SG.6. Cat. £550 £65 to 85 £105.00
1510
 Used
GENEVA 1850 (Jan) imperf. 5c black & red, good to very large margins FU SG. L2. Clear BPA Cert (1979). Cat. £1400 (1) £450 to 500 N/S
1511
 M
1854-62 2r green thread, good margins, fresh fine M, SG.46. Cat. £250 £50 to 65 N/S
1512
 M
1854-62 2r green thread, good margins M, SG.46, Cat. £250 £40 to 55 £42.00
1513
 Used
1862-64 1f bronze-gold, FU, SG.60. Cat. £425 £50 to 70 N/S
1514
 Used
1862-64 60c copper-bronze, FU. Cat. £425 £60 to 80 N/S
1515
 Used
1862-67 1f bronze gold, fine U Gallen c.d.s, another with Lausanne c.d.s, SG.60, Cat. £425 £90 to 120 N/S
1516
Used (on letter or envelope)
19th Century 'Sitting Helvetia' frankings incl. scarce 60c copper (1864) to UK plus similar with 30c (2), 1878 COD card, mail to France & Italy etc. (8) £70 to 90 £82.00
1517
 M
1882-1903 perf 11 x12 3f brown, fine M, SG.162. Cat. £250 £40 to 60 N/S
1519   Used (on letter or envelope)
1900 5c or 10c UPU on internal covers/cards, odd advert, not checked for varieties etc. (109) £100 to 125 £130.00
1520
 M
1908-40 3f fresh M, SG.246. Cat. £375 £40 to 60 N/S
1521
 M
1908-40 3f horizontal pair, fresh M - one has couple of minute gum tones, SG.246. Cat. £750 £80 to 120 N/S
1522
 M
1908-40 3f pale yellow & yellow bistre, fresh M, SG.246. Cat. £375 £40 to 60 N/S
1523
Used (on letter or envelope)
Cover miscellany to circa 1955 incl. scarce 1939 Zionist Conference PPC, unusual pair of 1922-23 GB registered E's with added fiscals, high franking parcel card (1911), dues, better commemorative frankings etc. Useful lot. (34) £120 to 150 £110.00
1524
 M
1912 (Juventute) semi official set fresh M Zum 1/111. Cat. £1336 SF £150 to 200 £175.00
1525
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 Oskar Bider PPC for the First Flight from Bern - Burgdoft bearing Tell 5c, tied by relevant cancellation in violet (31.8.13), fine & rare. £130 to 160 N/S
1526    M
1914 10f dull purple, M well centred, SG.297. Cat. £130 £25 to 30 N/S
1527    M
1914 10f ddull purple, fresh M, SG.297. Cat. £130 £25 to 35 N/S
1528    M
1915 (Pro Juventute) 5c green horizontal pair with interspace & punched hole in margin fine M, Zum S12. £30 to 40 £30.00
1529    M
1915 (Pro Juventute) 5c tete beche pair superb M, SG. J1ab. Cat. £130 £25 to 35 £44.00
1530
 Used
1915 Provisional 80c on 70c variety 'broken 8' superb U, AC.132/3. £55 to 75 £82.00
1531    M
1915 Provisionals 80c on 70c variety 'broken 8' fresh M, AC.135/3. £25 to 30 N/S
1532    M
 Used
MISCELLANEOUS ACCUMULATION of M & U ranges in several s/books in carton, highlights better Pro Juventute sets FU from 1915-26, book containing VFU blocks of four or larger etc. Inspection recommended. (1000's) £200 to 250 £260.00
1533
 M
1918 (Officials) thin overprint 7½c grey fresh M, SG. O301. Cat. £400 £80 to 100 N/S
1534
 M
Officials 1918 Type 029 thin ovpt 3c, 5c, 10c, 15c, 20c, 25c, fresh fine M, all but 3c & 5c are expertised, SG.299/300, 303/306. Cat. £1499 (SG) £150 to 200 N/S
1535    UM
1919-20 Air 30c, superb fresh UM, SG.302. Cat. £150 £30 to 40 £56.00
1536    M
1919-20 Air opts, fresh fine M, both expertised, SG.302/3. Cat. £200 £35 to 45 £46.00
1537
 M
1919-20 Air opts set, fresh fine M, 302/3. Cat. £200 £35 to 45 £42.00
1538    M
1919-20 Airs, fresh M, SG.302/303. Cat. £200 £35 to 45 N/S
1539
Used (on letter or envelope)
Earlier airmail covers incl. scarce 1919 military aviation E with 50c airmail opt. tied by octagonal d.s. 1924 Zurich-Munich flight cover, 40c frankings on cover & PPC to UK, 1926 'Afrikaflug' cover, 1939 35c air pair on night flight cover etc. Good lot. (9) £120 to 150 £130.00
1540
 Used
1922-44 (Labour Office) 10f deep mauve superb U, SG. LB30. Cat. £190 £35 to 45 N/S
1541
 Used
1922-44 (League of Nations) 3f red brown both 5f & both 10f, all superb U, SG. LN29a/LN33. Cat. £780 £120 to 150 N/S
1542
 UM
 M
1922-44 (League of Nations) Tell 10c violet magenta block of four M, two UM each neatly expertised, Zum 35. Cat. 1600SF £150 to 200 N/S
1543    Used
1922-44 (League of Nations) 3f red-brown VFU marginal, SG. LN29a. Cat. £225 £30 to 40 £42.00
1544
 Used
1922-44 (League of Nations) 3f red, 5f deep ultramarine & 10f deep mauve superb U, SG. LN29, LN30 & LN32. Cat. £318 (3) £60 to 75 £68.00
1545
 Used
1922-44 (League of Nations) 5f deep blue & 10f deep grey green both FU, SG.LN31, LN33. Cat. £280 £45 to 55 £45.00
1546    M
1922-44 (League of Nations) 1922-44 5f blue fresh M, SG. LN31, Zum 31. £45 to 60 N/S
1547    Used
1923-40 Air set, superb U, SG.316/28. (13) Cat. £450 £60 to 80 N/S
1548
 UM
1923-40 Airs 'winged letter' 35c, 40c grilled gum - each in a fresh mint corner block of four, the stamps UM, 35c vertical perfs separated at top, SG.320a, 322a, Zumstein 14z, 15z. (8) Cat. £313+ £45 to 60 £72.00
1549    Used
1923-44 (Labour Office) 3f rose-carmine & both 5f, all superb U, SG. LB27 & 28/29. Cat. £165 (3) £35 to 45 N/S
1550    M
1924-40 Shield, ordinary paper - two sets of four fresh fine M, SG.329/332. Cat. £200 £30 to 40 N/S
1551
 M
1928-31 10f deep grey-green, fresh fine M, SG.337. Cat. £300 £60 to 75 N/S
1552
 M
1928-31 10f deep grey green, fine M fresh colour, SG.337. Cat. £300 £60 to 75 £56.00
1553
 UM
 Block of four
1928-31 5f deep blue (J Sprenger) lower right corner block of four UM, SG.336, Zum 178 Cat. 2000 SF as block of four UM (Cat. £600+ in SG) £200 to 240 £160.00
1554
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
1929 Zeppelin PPC to Basle bearing 1923-40 'winged letter' 40c, 35c U, red LZ Zeppelin cachets, St.Gallin c.d.s, SG.320, 322, scarce. £40 to 50 N/S
1555
 M
1932 Disarmament Conference set to 1f, superb fresh M, ea signed by Zumstein, SG.LN34/39 Zum36/41. £450 to 600 N/S
1556
 M
1932 Disarmament Conference set, superb fresh M, each signed by Zumstein, SG.LB32-37 Zum 32-7. (6) £400 to 500 N/S
1557    UM
1935-38 Air 40 on 90c pale orange-red (1st ovpt printing), fresh UM expertised on reverse AC 24a. £30 to 40 £34.00
1558
Used (on letter or envelope)
Miniature Sheets on cover incl. 1937 Pro Juventute, 1948 IMABA (censored on arrival in Austria) & scarce 1955 Lausanne Exhibition - all fine & attractive. (3) £50 to 60 N/S
1559    UM
 M
1938-54 High vals, bluish surfaced paper - two sets, one UM & one M, buff paper - two sets, fine M. Cat. £385 £40 to 50 N/S
1560
 UM
1938-54 High vals, both papers, superb fresh UM, SG.388/390 A+B, also the 1954 issue UM. Cat. £215 £35 to 45 £68.00
1561   Used (on letter or envelope)
Airmail covers circa 1938-77 incl. 1938 Pro Aero item, then post WWII FFC's, special cachets, registered mail etc. Attractive material. (25) £40 to 50 £40.00
1562   Used (on letter or envelope)
WWII covers incl. POW mail (unusual Serbian soldier's letter noted), Swiss military covers (3), German censored mail etc. (16) £60 to 70 N/S
1563
 M
1940 National Fete & Red Cross M/Sheet, M odd tones on gum, SG.MS4049. Cat. £375 £35 to 45 £40.00
1564    Used
1944 (League of Nations) set to 10f superb U, SG. LN67/87. Cat. £110 (21) £20 to 25 £25.00
1565
 Used
1945 PAX 5f superb U, SG. 458. Cat. £400 £75 to 90 N/S
1566
 Used
1945 PAX set, superb U (2f single short perf), SG.447/459. Cat. £1100 £200 to 250 £200.00
1567
 Used
1945 PAX set, superb U, SG.447/459. Cat. £1100 £200 to 250 N/S
1568
 Used
1948-50 (World Health Organisation) optd set complete VFU, SG.LH1/25, United Nations 1950 optd set VFU, SG.LU1/20, two very scarce sets. Cat. £1023 £150 to 200 N/S
1569    Used
1948-50 (World Health Organisation) 3f, 5f & 10f superb U, SG. LH23/5. Cat. £148 (3) £30 to 40 N/S
1570
 M
1951 LUNABA M/Sheet fine M, SG. MS531a. Cat. £275 £60 to 70 £76.00
1571
 UM
1953 (Pro Juventute) insects 20c, 30c the complete sheetlet of 34, fresh UM, SG.J152/6, Zum 0241. (1) Cat. £250 £60 to 75 £76.00
1572    M
1961 10f & 20f M lower right corner plate two blocks of four fresh M, three in each UM, SG. 657/8. Cat. £188 £25 to 35 £30.00
 
   
       
   
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