SPRING 2019 SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

21st February – British Empire and Foreign Countries (Sale 127) featuring fine collections formed by the late Carl Broad, the late Percy Vickery collection of Hong Kong, the Moore & Moore collection of Morocco Agencies, the late Peter Marks collection of New Zealand and the Mel Doyle collection of Zanzibar.

4th April – Specialised Great Britain (Sale 128) with a further offering from the collection of the late Carl Broad … Read more...


 

The Best of What Might Be

Lot 541

Summer auction week at Grosvenor featured two sales that brought into question once more the expected relationship between catalogue values and open market prices. An underlying movement of collectors away from ‘basic’ stamps is increasingly noticeable, as are the collecting areas where prices have fallen back sharply after becoming overstretched in recent times.… Read more...

 

June Auctions

Sales: 122 & 123

Wednesday 13th – Thursday 14th June 2018 

Featuring the latest offering in our popular series of specialised sections of Falkland Islands & Antarctica, an important offering from the little known French Postal Agency in the Seychelles, the fine collection of Italian States formed by the late Robert Spalding and unusual sections of Olympic labels, Palestine and Zanzibar. The Great Britain sale features an exceptional offering of … Read more...

 

Sound Foundations

The Specialised Great Britain auction held over two days on April 11-12 achieved an unexpectedly high total of £826,648 with the return of a number of important buyers to the market. Whilst catalogue price adjustments, both upward and downward, are undoubtedly required in some areas, this pleasing overall pattern of results reflects a broad base of support that should provide a sound foundation for future growth in the Great Britain … Read more...

 

Great Britain Postage Stamps and Postal History

Sale number: 121

Wednesday 11th April 2018 at 2 pm

Thursday 12th April 2018 at 11 am and 2 pm

A fascinating specialised auction featuring a further offering of rare Essays, Proofs and Trials from the collection of Dr Peter Young, FRPSL, the Ken Statham Collection of 1d. red imprimaturs, the David Walker collection of King George V Controls and a strong presentation of Q.E.II issues with Machins and the … Read more...

 

Rare as Snow in Malaya

 

As the market undergoes a period of radical evolution, one that is being experienced at an accelerating rate, many previous assumptions about the stamp market are being questioned and re-examined. The traditional dual requirement of quality and rarity for the achievement of high realisations has, however, never been greater.

The British Empire & Foreign Countries auction held at GROSVENOR from February 28th to March 1st provided a fascinating global … Read more...