Autumn Sales at Grosvenor

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Ben Palmer joins the Grosvenor team

We are delighted to welcome Ben Palmer FRSPC, FBSAP, FIPJF, AIEP, APR who joins Grosvenor bringing significant experience from working at two previous auction houses over a number of years.


Ben’s strength is in British Empire, particularly 19thand 20th century postal history. He is a both a National and International Judge and Fellow of the FIP Jury. He won the National Research Award in 2014 and … Read more...


Forthcoming Auctions

British Empire & Foreign Countries
Tuesday 28 and Wednesday 29 November 2023

This auction will feature the fine collection of South Africa formed by the late Squadron Leader John Shaw MBE, FRPSL, the Williams Family collection of India & States and a section of specialised Falkland Islands and Antarctica including scarce Operation Tabarin items from the Gerry Pearce collection.

This auction is now closed for consignments and the catalogue is … Read more...


Boiling Over

Over two sticky July days in central London the Grosvenor Summer Auction blew away all expectations,  raising over £1 million for its delighted vendors. The bidding was hot, the prices hotter still, as three auctioneers battled to control waves of online bidding that arrived to compete with pre-sale bids and the challenges of attendees in the room.

The auction contained several important offerings, the first being the John Ineson collection Read more...