Sale 132: East Africa Postal History and Postage Stamps – 27th November 2019
Sale Number: 135
Sale Date: Wednesday 17th June
Sale Time: 10am
This sale was originally scheduled to be held on Thursday 16th April but was postponed due to the Coronavirus.
The Specialised Great Britain auction held at Grosvenor on 29 October presented to the market a broad spectrum of Great Britain philately from postal history to modern errors and achieved a very pleasing total realisation of £660,757.… Read more...
Sale Number: 131
Sale Time: Tuesday 29th October 2019 at 10:30 am and 2pm
Featuring the late John Minns, FRPSL collection of Postal History of the Isle of Wight, the late Michael Hellings collection of the Postal History of Cornwall and an exceptional offering of Queen Elizabeth II definitives by the late Douglas Myall, FRPSP
First sale of the Autumn 2019 season, the British Empire & Foreign Countries auction on September 18th was a lengthy event lasting almost eight and a half hours in the Grosvenor auction room on the Strand. By the end of the day the pre-sale estimate had been left well behind, a fine sale total of £566,177 having been achieved. The market remains strong with dealers active and elite collectors still … Read more...
27 November 2019
East Africa: The Postal History and Postage Stamps
‘Minns & Wilks’ – a landmark auction that brings together the remarkable postal history collections of East Africa, Uganda and Zanzibar formed by the late John Minns, FRPSL, author of British East Africa: The Stamps and Postal Stationery, and the exceptional collection of postage stamps of British East Africa formed by John Wilks, FRPSL, recent Chairman of the … Read more...
28 November 2019
A comprehensive auction featuring fine offerings from the collections of the late Michael N Oliver, FRPSL and the late John Minns, FRPSL including an unusual presentation of the postal history of Pondicherry. The sale includes the latest in our regular specialised presentations of Falklands Islands & Antarctica including attractive and rare material from the collections of noted members of the Falklands Islands Philatelic Study Group Ron Farmer, … Read more...