Karl Bickel – The Swiss Stamp Engraver

Exhibitor: Adrian Keppel
(Association of Scottish Philatelic Societies)
Class: TraditionalAward:Large Gold

This exhibit showcases all Karl Bickel’s stamp engravings for both Switzerland and abroad, where possible adorned with die proofs and other engraved material. It also focuses on his collaboration with his son Karl Bickel Jr who was also a stamp engraver. For this, the exhibitor went to Switzerland to meet the family and get access to the Bickel Museum archives and depot.

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