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Stamp auction - 24 July 2014 (realised prices)
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This auction took place on 24 July 2014. Estimates and realised prices are shown below for information only.
Sale 148 - Switzerland
Lot Thumbnail   Description of lot Estimate Realised
1048
 Used
1850-1993 good to VFU collection neatly presented in a Merton album with slip case from 1850 10r, 1851 5r, 1852 15r, 1854 5r (2), 10r, 1854-62 5r, 10r (3), 15r (2), 20r, 40r, Imperf Sitting Helvetias 1854-62 5r, 10r (3), 15r (2), 20r & 40e (several with faults are excluded), 1862 to 1f incl. 3c black, 60c copper bronze, 1f bronze gold, 1867 to 50c (2) incl. 40c grey, Postage Dues to 500c, 1907 3f, 1908 25c blue tete-beche pair, 1919 Air opt 30c, 50c VFU on piece, 1920 Airs well represented, 1945 PAX set complete, later to 1993 also comprehensive coverage of Pro-Juventute Charity sets, excellent range of International Organisations with several high cat items. A well above average collection. (2028) Catalogue breakdown is - basic Swiss £12,416 (excl. damaged), Pro-Juventute £1545, International Organisations £3464, making a total of £17,430. £1200 to 1600 £1650.00
1049
 M
 Used
1850's-1990's M&U collection housed in a Kent album incl. odd cover. (100s) £30 to 40 £42.00
1050
 Used
1854-1993 mainly U collection in ring binder, a few rappen early imperfs with variable margins. Good range of 1862 seated & standing Helvetias - various printings etc, not positively identified but taken as cheapest. Useful range of 1900-24 issues incl. some Air stamps, then solid coverage from circa 1938. Good potential but needs sorting & re-mounting. Would be good base for expansion, inspection recommended. (1154) ST.Cat. £2600+ £200 to 300 N/S
1051
 M
 Used
1854-2001 collection of M & FU in a Davo printed album, quite well filled with a good solid run from the 1860's, many better incl. Pro Juventute & Pro Patria sets & the 1945 Peace 'Pax' set M (50c value being U). £200 to 300 N/S
1052
 M
 Used
1862-1983 M & U collection on leaves with many Pro Juventute & Pro Patria, plus several other sets. ST.Cat.£2,000. £150 to 200 N/S
1053
 M
 Used
1905 - circa 1933 M & U collection in two Lighthouse one country albums. Patchy coverage to 1970 though we note 1914 3f (SG. 294/5), 5f & 10f, 1919 Peace set U plus 1924 UPU 20c & 30c M. Good selection of 1923-40 Airs - 75c (SG. 326) & 1f FU. Better coverage from 1970-80 plus 1915-1926, 1932, 1945-47, 1949, 1952-62, 1964-83 Pro Juventute sets M plus 1960-81 Pro Patria sets M. Solid base for further extension. ST.Cat. £1800+ (760 + 6 MS, 1 booklet & 1PC) £200 to 250 N/S
1054
Used (on letter or envelope)
1913 Oskar Bider PPC for the first flight from Bern - Burgdorf bearing Tell 5c, tied by relevant cancellation in violet (31.8.13), fine & rare. £80 to 100 N/S
1055
Used (on letter or envelope)
1915 envelope to Basle franked '1' on 2c x2 & 3c Young Tell, tied by 3 line '2a division/Ecole de sous-officers/Aesch 1915' also bears Feldpost etiquette. 1930 10c National Fete stationery card to the USA uprated 40c pilot & tied in red by '1 Schweiz Segelluftpost - Bachfel' d/stamp (glider fight) reverse bears Zurich c.d.s, 1946 'Pro Aero' card, franked 1f50 Air & 30c Air registered to Canada, 1955 Lausanne M/Sheet on plain FDC. (4) £60 to 75 N/S
1056
 Air Mail
Used (on letter or envelope)
Switzerland - UK 1923 Handley - Page experimental flight March 1923 prior to introduction of general service (August 1923) - attractive cover to London with 'Pro Juventute' 5c (6) & 10c plus airmail 25c stamps cancelled at Zurich (29 March) and endorsed 'Paris - London,' very scarce. £120 to 150 £150.00
1057
 M
1941 Pro Juventute M/Sheet, SG.J99a & 1948 IMABA M/Sheet, SG.498a, both fine M. (2) Cat. £260 £50 to 60 £50.00
1058
 UM
 Block of four
1945 PAX set complete in superb fresh UM marginal BLOCKS OF FOUR, SG.447/459. Cat.£2,200. £500 to 600 N/S
1059
 M
1947 IMABA M/Sheet, fine M, SG.MS498a & 1947 IMABA M/Sheet & 1951 LUNABA M/Sheet, both fine M, SG.MS498a & MS531a. (2) £60 to 75 £50.00
 
   
       
   
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