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"High Value Pictorial Definitives"
Issue date: 1914 – 1931

Beginning in 1914, a new series of high denomination definitive stamps were issued, depicting three famous landmarks of Switzerland.

 

The design of 3 Fr. denomination stamp features the Mythen massif , with the village Brunnen at the shore of the Lake Lucerne in the foreground. 

www.mountainstamp.com Mythen mountain stamp 1914
1914
www.mountainstamp.com Mythen mountain stamp 1918
1918
1931

 

The 5 Fr. stamp, shows a panoramic view of Lake Lucerne, with summits of the Urner Alps.

1914
1928

 

The highest value 10 Fr. features a view of Mt. Jungfrau.

Jungfrau mountain stamp 1914
1914
Jungfrau mountain stamp 1928
1928

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