tradition and experience in classic philately since 1919

New auction dates

Due to the current situation regarding the COVID-19 pandemic, we have postponed the 250th-256th Corinphila auction originally planned for the end of May.

New auction dates: Monday 7 to Saturday 12 September 2020

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Opening hours of the office at Wiesenstrasse 8 in Zurich

Since 11 May, the Corinphila team has resumed its usual activities at Wiesenstrasse in Zurich. We are at your disposal during our office opening hours Monday to Friday from 8.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 1.30 p.m. to 5 p.m. as well as by individual appointment. The necessary protective measures are guaranteed, face masks and disinfection facilities are available in sufficient quantities. Of course, this also applies to visits by our experts to your home.

Consignments for the next Corinphila Auction in January 2021 are now possible

After the September auction, the next international Corinphila auction will take place in Zurich from 25-30 January 2021. We are pleased to accept your consignment from now on, of course fully insured! If you wish, we will be happy to visit you at your home without obligation.

Stay well and continue with your philately!

Your Corinphila team in Zurich

180 years ago

The first stamps and prepaid envelopes reach Switzerland!

Mulready Cover to Switzerland

In the summer of 1840 Johann Heinrich Anton von Salis-Zizers (1805-1858) was probably very surprised when the postman at Zizers handed over the decorative envelope from Tandragee in Ireland to the Lord of the castle in Zizers. Why? We wish you much enjoyment while reading more here...

Preview 250th-257th Corinphila auction

Dear customers and friends of Corinphila,

from Monday 7 to Saturday 12 September 2020 the 250th - 257th Corinphila auction will take place in Zurich.

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A wide range of classic material awaits you in several special catalogues: 

Also the offer 'philately from around the world' in our Europe & Overseas catalogue is of excellent quality. Outstanding areas are Austria, Italy 1855-63 - Vittorio Emanuele II and Rhodesia.

You will find our complete offer here on our site, expected starting in August. Please visit the auction preview to get an insight to some special collections now.


100 Years of Corinphila

 Corinphila Centenary - Nov. 1, 2019

Corinphila Centenary - Special Flight Nov. 12th, 2019




Historic Views and Engravings of Switzerland

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Our New Webshop with more than 1'000 Historic Views and Engravings of Switzerland is now open: 
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Next Auctions

Consignment Deadline

Corinphila Auktionen Corinphila Switzerland
Switzerland’s Oldest Stamp Auction House. 
Founded in 1919

7-12 September 2020
25-30 January 2021

15 November 2020

Corinphila Veilingen Corinphila Netherlands
Fine Stamp Auctions since 1974

11-13 June 2020
16-19 September 2020
2-3 October 2020

15 June 2020
15 June 2020
Heinrich Köhler Heinrich Koehler, Germany
Germany’s Oldest Stamp Auction House.
Founded in 1913

23-27 June 2020
17-21 Novermber 2020

15 September 2020

H.R. Harmer, USA
Founded in 1940
16 June 2020
6-8 August 2020
11-14 November 2020

15 August 2020

John Bull John Bull, Hong Kong
Hong Kong’s Oldest Philatelic Auction House. 
Founded in 1977

25-27 June 2020
4-7 December 2020

30 September 2020