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Lot 1812
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Switzerland, Zürich, 1843, 4rp black, vertical underprint (Scott 1L1), tied by red Zurich rosette on small piece, excellent color and impression, margins vary from large to barely clear at top right, entirely sound and free of faults, Fine, an attractive example of an extremely rare Classic, with 2003 Marchand certificate.
Michel 1 I; €20,000 ($26,000). Zumstein 1W; 27,500 SFr ($29,980).
Scott $17,500.
Realized $6,490.
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Lot 1813
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Switzerland, Zürich, 1843, 4rp black, vertical underprint (Scott 1L1), neat red Zurich rosette cancel, large even margins, good color and impression; tiny translucency spot at bottom, otherwise Very Fine.
Michel 1 I; €20,000 ($26,000). Zumstein 1S; 27,500 SFr ($29,980).
Scott $17,500.
Realized $3,068.
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Lot 1814
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Switzerland, Zürich, 1843, 6rp black, vertical underprint (Scott 1L2), neat red Zurich rosette cancel, large even margins, sharp impression with clearly visible underprint lines; light vertical crease, beautiful Very Fine appearance, a most handsome example of this Classic Rarity, signed Brun, with detailed 1997 Renggli certificate.
Michel 2 I; €1,600 ($2,080). Zumstein 2S; 2,250 SFr ($2,450).
Scott $1,750.
Realized $590.
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Lot 1815

Switzerland, Zürich, 1843, 6rp black, vertical underprint (Scott 1L2), tied by red Zurich rosette on a small cover to Weisslingen. Stamp with large margins on 3 sides, just touching at left, good color, the vertical underprint is somewhat faint but still unmistakable, a Fine example of this Classic, with 2010 von der Weid certificate.
Michel 2 I; €4,000 ($5,200). Zumstein 2S; 4,700 SFr ($5,120).
Scott $4,300.
Realized $1,121.
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Lot 1816
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Switzerland, Zürich, 1846, 6rp black, horizontal underprint (Scott 1L4), black rosette cancel (an unusual color for this issue), nice margins on 3 sides, close or touching at top; cleaned resulting in loss of most of the red underprint, Fine appearance.
Michel 2 II; €1,500 ($1,950). Zumstein 2W; 2,000 SFr ($2,180).
Scott $1,600.
Realized $236.
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Lot 1817
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Switzerland, Zürich, 1850, 2½rp black & red "Wintherthur" (Scott 1L5), cancelled by neatly struck black "P.P.", fresh colors, large even margins with parts of the outer cutting lines visible on all sides, Extremely Fine, a world-class gem example of this classic, in magnificent condition and worthy of the finest collections, with 1997 Rellstab certificate.
Michel 4; €3,800 ($4,940). Zumstein 12; 4,500 SFr ($4,900).
Scott $4,000.
Realized $2,006.
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Lot 1818

Switzerland, Geneva, 1845, 5c black on yellow green "Small Eagle" (Scott 2L2), a beautiful example with exceptionally large margins all around including parts of all neighboring stamps, tied by lightly struck red rosette on a small local cover. Extraordinarily choice, Extremely Fine, a beautiful classic, with 1987 E. Diena certificate.
Michel 3; €3,500 ($4,550). Zumstein 5; 4,100 SFr ($4,470).
Scott $3,400.
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Lot 1819

Switzerland, Geneva, 1845, 5c black on yellow green "Small Eagle" (Scott 2L2), clear to ample margins all around, tied by red rosettte cancel on a small local letter. Very fresh and attractive, Very Fine, signed A. D(iena).
Michel 3; €3,500 ($4,550). Zumstein 5; 4,100 SFr ($4,470).
Scott $3,400.
Realized $1,770.
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Lot 1820
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Switzerland, Geneva, 1850, 5c black & red "Vaud" (Scott 2L6), neatly and lightly struck black grill cancel, large margins including sheet margin at left and parts of all 4 outer cutting lines, brilliant color and sharp impression, an Extremely Fine gem, one of the nicest examples of this classic issue that you will ever encounter, the quality is simply breathtaking! with 2009 von der Weid certificate.
Michel 2; €1,600 ($2,080). Zumstein 10; 2,200 SFr ($2,400).
Scott $1,750.
Realized $1,003.
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Lot 1821

Switzerland, Geneva, 1850, 5c black & red "Vaud" (Scott 2L6), large margins all around including parts of all4 outer cutting lines, tied by black rosette cancel on a small local letter, Very Fine, exceptionally nice, with 2006 von der Weid certificate.
Michel 2; €3,000 ($3,900). Zumstein 10; 3,800 SFr ($4,140).
Scott $3,400.
Realized $1,888.
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Lot 1822
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Switzerland, Geneva, 1851, 5c black & red "Neuchâtel" (Scott 2L7), cancelled by wonderfully light and attractive black grill, large margins all around including parts of the outer cutting lines on all 4 sides, brilliant fresh color and sharply etched impression, a Superb gem, incredibly choice, the quality is magnificent, with 1996 Rellstab certificate.
Michel 3; €3,800 ($4,940). Zumstein 11; 5,000 SFr ($5,450).
Scott $4,000.
Realized $2,832.
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Lot 1823
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Switzerland, Geneva, 1851, 5c black & red "Neuchâtel" (Scott 2L7), tied by neat blue grill on a small piece, large even margins, good color and impression, Very Fine.
Michel 3; €3,800 ($4,940). Zumstein 11; 5,000 SFr ($5,450).
Scott $4,000.
Realized $1,416.
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Lot 1824
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Switzerland, 1850, Orts-Post, with frame around cross, 2½rp black & red (Scott 1), neat light red rosette cancel, large margins all around, fresh color, Very Fine, quite handsome, an exceptionally choice example that will please even the most demanding collectors, with 1993 von der Weid certificate.
Michel 5 I; €1,500 ($1,950). Zumstein 13 I; 1,800 SFr ($1,960).
Scott $1,600.
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Lot 1825
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Switzerland, 1850, Poste Locale, with frame around cross, 2½rp black & red (Scott 2), neatly cancelled with black Zurich rosette, large margins all around including parts of 2 outer cutting lines, sharp color and impression on brilliant white paper, Extremely Fine, outstandingly choice, with 1973 Hunziker certificate.
Michel 6 I; €1,300 ($1,690). Zumstein 14 I; 1,750 SFr ($1,910).
Scott $1,500.
Realized $767.
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Lot 1826
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Switzerland, 1850, Orts-Post, without frame around cross, 2½rp black & red (Scott 3), neat light double circle cancel, ample to large margins including the outer cutting line at top, excellent color and impression, Very Fine, signed Fulpius, with 1995 Rellstab certificate.
Michel 5 II; €2,400 ($3,120). Zumstein 13 II; 3,600 SFr ($3,920).
Scott $2,750.
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Lot 1827
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Switzerland, 1850, Rayon I, with frame around cross, 5rp black & red on dark blue (Scott 5), neatly cancelled by black Zurich rosette, large margins including parts of th eouter cutting line at top, veery fresh color, Very Fine, exceptionally choice, signed Moser, with 1996 Rellstab certificate.
Michel 7 I; €1,300 ($1,690). Zumstein 15 I; 1,500 SFr ($1,640).
Scott $1,250.
Realized $561.
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Lot 1828

Switzerland, 1888, Standing Helvetia, 20c-1fr complete, perf 9½ (Scott 89-93), o.g., brilliant fresh colors, nicely centered, an impressive set, generally Very Fine, 1fr with 1988 Trüssel certificate.
Michel 58B-63B; €4,580 ($5,950). Zumstein 66B-71B; 5,650 SFr ($6,160).
Scott $4,025.
Realized $1,298.
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Lot 1829

Switzerland, 1900, 25c U.P.U., re-engraved (Scott 103), naturally crackly o.g., never hinged, typical centering for the issue, Fine.
Michel 73 III. Zumstein 79C; 2,000 SFr ($2,180).
Scott $1,400.
Realized $443.
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Lot 1830
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Switzerland, 1908, Helvetia with Sword, 20c-3fr complete, Special Printing (Scott 132//145 vars.), without gum as issued, brilliant colors, Very Fine and very scarce, signed Bloch, with 1976 Fiedl certificate.
Zumstein 108-116 var.
Zumstein 2,600 SFr ($2,830).
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Lot 1831

Switzerland, 1921, 10c on 13c Tell, double surcharge (Scott 196a), a striking and scarce variety, o.g., fresh and Very Fine, 1999 Rellstab certificate.
Zumstein 149 var.
Scott $550.
Realized $224.
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Lot 1832

Switzerland, 1934, NABA souvenir sheet (Scott 226), used on a registered official FDC to England, Very Fine.
Michel Block 1. Zumstein WIII 1; 1,400 SFr ($1,530).
Scott $550.
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Lot 1833

Switzerland, 1949, 20c Grimsel Dam, type I (Scott 332c), o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Michel 533 I; €4,000 ($5,200). Zumstein 301; 4,500 SFr ($4,900).
Scott $3,750.
Realized $1,180.
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Lot 1834
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Switzerland, 1912, 10c Pro Juventute forerunner, in Italian, neat Grafenried cds (back-dated, although with the original canceler), perfectly centered; perfs at top just a tiny bit irregular, Very Fine, a lovely example of this rarity.
Michel III; €5,000 ($6,500). Zumstein III.
Zumstein 7,500 SFr ($8,180).
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Lot 1835

Switzerland, 1915, Pro Juventute complete (Scott B2-B3), blocks of 4, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine.
Zumstein WI 2-3.
Scott $1,540.
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Lot 1836

Switzerland, Airmail, 1938, 50c Airplane, imperf, right margin single, o.g., never hinged, Very Fine, quite rare, with 1967 Hunziker certificate.
Zumstein 9z.1.09.
Zumstein 5,500 SFr ($6,000).
Realized $2,360.
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Lot 1837

Switzerland, Officials - League of Nations, 1922-31, 60c, 1fr and 5f (Scott 2O23, 2O26, 2O28), o.g., never hinged, Fine to Very Fine, very scarce mint.
Zumstein 10, 12, 14.
Zumstein 1,715 SFr ($1,870).
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Lot 1838
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