• Address
    Harmers Auctions SA
    Via Balestra 7
    CH 6900 Lugano
    Tel.: +41 91 649 40 40
    Fax: +41 91 649 40 60
    E-Mail: info@harmersauctions.com
    Web: http://www.harmersauctions.com
  • About Harmers SA

    Following in the footsteps of one of the oldest and most revered names in philately, founded in 1918, the objective of HA HARMERS AUCTIONS SA is to continue the tradition of personal service to its elaborate network of worldwide collectors (buyers and sellers alike), with a goal of achieving the highest contemporary market results while at the same time protecting the integrity of the „Hobby of Kings“.

General Postage charges

-All items will be carefully packed.
-Purchases can be sent via Priority  Airmail , ( at Buyer risk! )
-We also use Registered- Track/Trace & Insured depending on value.
-Courier service  ( FEDEX ) is also available & we will quote !
-We will consider your alternate reasonable instructions.

General list of Shipping charges via Swisspost Priority  ( Sfr-Swiss Francs / CHF )







0-100 gr



100 - 250 gr



250 - 500 gr



500 - 1000 gr












0 - 20 gr



20 -50 gr



50 - 100 ge












0 - 20 gr



20 -50 gr



50 - 100 ge



Packaging fee of CHF 2. will be charged on every shipment.

VAT--NOTE:-- All purchases shipped within Borders of Switzerland
will be charged 7.7% - Swiss VAT on invoice total.
Shipping Information

Payment Options

Bank transfer

Terms and Conditions

Harmers SA

Terms & General conditions of sale

Please read before bidding

HA Harmers Auctions SA- below as HASA. Auctions conducted / invoiced in Swiss Francs (CHF )
Via Balestra 7, 6900-LUGANO, Switzerland info@harmersauctions.com

1- HASA is the organizing company of the present sale & acts exclusively as agent, does not assume
any liability in case of default of the vendor and/or purchaser and their representatives respectively,
and reserves the right to refuse any bid, according to their judgement, whether by phone, written or via

2- Participation in HASA auction means ‘Acceptance in Full’ of the Terms and General
Conditions of Sale, as well as any rights & obligations arising there from.

3-PHOTOS / SCANS are considered an integral part of the description, with regard to all visible

4- HASA Guarantee- All lots are sold based on their description & Scans / Photos. Items which do not
conform are returnable for full refund. All disputed lots must be returned intact, as received, within 4
days of receipt.

a) Photographed items on account of appearance.
b) Lots containing 10 or more items; collections / groups.
c) Items described with faults / or showing obvious visible defects.

5- Privacy policy- ALL personal info submitted will be kept strictly confidential (ref GDPR 5 May

6- PURCHASES- commission 10% is payable by the buyer on all purchased lots. All Invoices must be
paid within 7 days of receipt. Purchased lots will be shipped only after FULL payment of invoice has
been credited to HASA.
Please Read our ‘General Postage Charges’

7 - SHIPPING: All lots sent via Swisspost with value over 50.- francs, will be dispatched Registered
/ insured, with Tracking No.
If you don’t wish this service, we must be notified when payment for invoice is sent. Lot(s) can be sent
Priority airmail at buyers risk.
HASA will also use Fedex for high value lots, or those over 2kg, depending on country of residence.

8 -Submission of a Bid-in person, Via telephone, Internet, Agent, the Bidder acknowledges and
Agrees to our Terms of Sale
Harmers SA reserves+ the right to reject the acceptance of a bid.
ALL Disputes--fall within the Jurisdiction in Courts of Lugano, Switzerland.
Please Read our ‘Payment Options’

9- PAYMENT- Invoices shall include : the successful bid(s) on the lot(s), 10% buyers commission, and
shipping charges.--- (Swiss VAT if applicable) .

10- Swiss VAT 7.7% is payable on total sales price (hammer – commission - shipping) on all
purchases shipped to Swiss addresses. (VAT is NOT payable when shipped outside

All payments must be made ( in CHF ) within 7 days, following receipt of Invoice ! using one
of the following options:
1: Wire transfer to our account in Swiss francs
Kindly note (the amount of the invoice must be Credited NET to our account)
Beneficiary: HA Harmers Auctions SA Reference: Invoice No.
IBAN: CHF: CH42 0024 7247 5898 8701 A
2: WISE: should you wish to pay by Credit Card, go on www.wise.com provide your invoice amount,
our IBAN and your Credit Card to pay all charges.
3: CASH: We accept payment in Swiss Francs delivered to our offices.
4: We do not accept Personal cheques or Credit Cards

Shipment of your purchased lots, only after full amount of invoice is Credited to our account.

Buyer is responsible for all Bank fees !

Up to 50.-, 2.00
51.- to 100.-, 5.00
101.- to 300.-, 10.00
301.- to 600.-, 20.00
601.- to 1'000.-, 50.00
1'001.- to 3'000.-, 100.00
from 3'000.-, 200.00

Absentee bids, not conforming, will be reduced to appropriate level
Nicht entsprechen müssen um die angemessene Höhe reduziert
Le offerte non conformi saranno ridotte al livello appropriato
Ordres d’achat non conformes seront réduits au niveau approprié
Privacy agreement

Harmers SA

Harmers SA - Treasure Hunt 4 ONLINE LIVE
April 08-10, 2021

We bring you an interesting & vast array of Worldwide Stamps— Postal History and Postal Stationery.
ALL with Photos / Enlarged Scans & at highly advantageous prices !

The Fourth of these sales will be an interesting offering of approx. 3000 lots, consisting of General Europe, Asia & Worldwide, Stamps & Covers,  and will be hosted on Philasearch.com---under---- ‘Treasure Hunt- Harmers SA ’  

In the event that your e-mail address has changed??— or you wish to be added to our Mailing list----kindly update our system by sending us the correct new address to---

or fill out the form on our website

? You are a new client ?
Kindly provide Philatelic References:  (name/address  of other auction houses where you have purchased & paid your invoice).

Thank you & We look forward to your participation.

Short Terms and Conditions

The purchaser must pay HA Harmers Auctions SA a commission of 10% of the hammer price. Swiss VAT (7,7%) is payable on the total sales price (i.e. hammer plus commission). It is not payable by buyers domiciled outside Switzerland possessing a legal direct export declaration. This is applicable to goods exported by HA Harmers Auctions SA on behalf of the purchaser. If the buyer domiciled outside Switzerland wishes to export the lots himself, VAT will be debited and subsequently refunded upon receipt of the proper export document if the merchandise is exported within one year of purchase.

For the After Auction Sale we accept bids at the starting price or higher.

Please note the Terms and Conditions

April 8th, 2021

Lot Start Lot End Starting Time CEST
1 305 10:00 CEST
306 939 14:00 CEST

April 9th, 2021

Lot Start Lot End Starting Time CEST
940 1255 10:00 CEST
1256 1853 14:00 CEST

April 10th, 2021

Lot Start Lot End Starting Time CEST
1854 2361 10:00 CEST
2362 3057 14:00 CEST
Auction Results
April 08-10, 2021
Harmers SA - Treasure Hunt 4
Europe, Asia & Worldwide, Stamps & Covers
December 11th - 12th, 2020
Harmers SA - Treasure Hunt 3
Stamps & Covers of Europe, Asia & Worldwide,
May 8th - 9th, 2020
Harmers SA 21st Auction - Treasure Hunt 1
Stamps – Postal History – Collections. General Western Europe – British Commonwealth - Romania - Russia - CHINA-Imperial ...
April 23th, 2016
Harmers SA 20th Auction
Stamps – Postal History – Collections. General Western Europe – British Commonwealth - Romania - Russia - CHINA-Imperial ...
November 14th - 15th, 2014
Harmers SA 19th Auction
World wide auction with Stamps & Postal History, China & Foreign Offices – Hong Kong, Tibet-JapanBando Camps – Europe, ...
June 28th - 29th, 2014
Harmers SA 18th Auction
March 1st - 2nd, 2014
Harmers SA 17th Auction
Large selection of worldwide rarities plus many lots and collections.
February 28th - March 2nd, 2013
16th Harmers SA Auction
May 17-19, 2012
15 Harmers Auction SA
The sale contains many world-wide rarities as well as collections, stocks and cover lots.