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Types and varieties of Swiss Postage Stamps: Airmail Stamps.


1924 – 1937. Airmail stamps: Icarus. Printed in letterpress in sheets of 25 (5X5) on two types of paper.

TYPES
65 cents, light blue
I Switzerland 1924 airmail stamp types Type I:

  • eight thin lines in letter V of HELVETIA.

Type II:

  • seven thicker lines in letter V of HELVETIA.

 

POSSIBLE CONSTANT VARIETIES (not mentioned in literature)
1 Upper right wing broken on top. Switzerland 1924 airmail stamp error

 

1 September 1944. Airmail stamps. Printed in letterpress in sheets of 25 (5X5).

POSSIBLE CONSTANT VARIETIES (not mentioned in literature)
1 Colored spot on the propeller. Switzerland, postage stamp error airmail stamp

 

Bibliography


  1. Michel Schweiz/Liechtenstein-Spezial 2003/2004, Schwaneberger Verlag, GMBH, M√ľnchen. ISBN 3-87858-365-6