GPA 139: British Empire and Foreign Countries

22 January 2021
11am – Lots 1-226
1pm – Lots 227-565
Not before 3:30pm – Lots 566-812

23 January 2021
10:30am – Lots 813-1066
1.30pm – Lots 1067-1364

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Spring Schedule

Whilst all planning is necessarily subject to amendment, for obvious reasons, we are pleased to advise the following schedule of auctions for the guidance of vendors.

Wednesday 24 February 2021
British Empire & Foreign Countries

Featuring Falkland Islands with the exceptional collection of Watermark Varieties from 1879 to 1928 formed by the late Bryant  Rose
Closing for consignments on 18 December 2020

Wednesday 14 April 2021
Specialised Great Britain

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Auction Date Change

Due to the imposition of a second lockdown in England, with restrictions that prevent public viewing and sale day attendance, the auction previously scheduled on December 2-3 is postponed to January 22-23, 2021. The decision has been taken in the interest of vendors in order to ensure the maximum prices that can only be guaranteed by the availability of pre-sale inspection of lots and the competitive dynamic of an … Read more...

 

From Telegraph to Internet

Featuring the finest offering of Private Telegraph Company stamps possibly ever presented to the stamp market, Grosvenor’s Great Britain Postage Stamps & Postal History auction on October 28th continued the recent trend of exceptional results by exceeding comfortably its pre-sale estimate with a total realisation of £490,784. The auction benefited from its timing ‘between waves’ of Coronavirus constraints with an especially extended period of public viewing beforehand and a restricted … Read more...

 

GPA 138 Prices Realised

Auction of Great Britain Postage Stamps and Postal History

Sale number: 138

28 October 2020

All prices are initially uploaded from the auction room and are not subject to checking therefore they are subject to error or omission.

Prices listed exclude VAT and buyer’s premium.

138 Prices Realised

 

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Frustrations Relieved

With philatelic exhibitions and social events largely postponed during the current restrictions, public auctions have provided a welcome opportunity for enthusiasts to add to their collections and dealers to refresh their stocks.  The two-day sale of British Empire & Foreign Countries held at Grosvenor on September 22-23 showed clear evidence of this as bidders forced prices far beyond the pre-sale estimate to a final total of £898,966.

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GPA 137 Prices Realised

Auction of British Empire Postal Stamps and Postal History

Sale number: 137

22-23 September 2020

All prices are initially uploaded from the auction room and are not subject to checking therefore they are subject to error or omission.

Prices listed exclude VAT and buyer’s premium.

137 Prices Realised

 

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