There was further evidence of the great upsurge in online live bidding at the British Empire & Foreign Countries auction held on January 22-23, pre-sale estimates sometimes left far behind as the sale soared to a total of £699,001. This auction had been postponed from December in order to allow sufficient time for viewing by collectors and dealers and this policy was rewarded by the remarkable prices achieved by … Read more...
Wednesday 17 March 2021
Auction of British Empire and Foreign Countries
Sale number: 139
22 & 23 January
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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
Due to further restrictions on movement in the UK we have revised our Spring Auction Schedule to allow for extended periods of viewing of lots. Viewing is conducted by appointment at our offices in full accordance with safety guidelines and permitted opening times.
Wednesday 17 March 2021 (previously 24 February)
British Empire & Foreign Countries
Featuring rare watermark varieties from the Falkland Islands and other countries including the exceptional collection … Read more...
We are pleased to announce that Constanze Dennis and Tom Margalski have joined the Board of Grosvenor Auctions. Constanze has accepted the role of Managing Director to guide the company forward and Tom remains in charge of the organisation of the London offices.
Constanze Dennis began her life in what she describes as the beautiful market town of Chesterfield before leaving to read physics at Oxford University. She joined Grosvenor … Read more...
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...
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.
11am: Lots 1-397
2pm: Lots 398-950