Essex Stamp Auctions

Next sale 10th June 2018

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Welcome to our 50th sale which in honour of our half century contains many British Commonwealth rarities and fine collections from around the world.

There are some very rare and highly desirable individual stamps on offer, such as the New Hebrides 1908 1d pair lower stamp overprint omitted, only 12 pairs exist. If you are looking for a spectacular talking point in your collection, the Tonga 1897 7½d Head Inverted has to be top of the list, a very small number known and highly prized.

There are plenty of mixed lots and collections from mint KGVI collections to estates offered by the box ranging in value from £50 to £5000. In the Country sections are some fine used West Indies collections, fine collections of Canada with Classics and scarce Large Queen's. Also Cape of Good Hope triangular’s with some multiples, a Falkland Is colln with plenty of high values including Centenary, excellent France and Colonies with mint 'Sage' Classics and a Gold Coast cover and postmark collection.

At the Marriott Hotel, Old Shire Lane, Waltham Abbey, EN9 3LX. Just off Junction 26 of the M25 View Map

News

We are delighted to bring to auction a remarkable Great Britain stamps and postal history collection in our September 30th Stampex sale. This collection, started in the 1980’s, has taken 40 years of methodical acquisition to build . The collection is predominantly Queen Victoria to King George V and includes for example 200 penny blacks with dozens more on cover. Throughout the Embossed and surface printed issues are hundreds of individual covers of merit, with great destinations, combinations and plate numbers. Highlights include 1873 2½d rosy mauve error of Lettering both on and off cover, a shipping correspondence from Argentina with GB used in Buenos Aires, King George V with many mint Seahorses to £1, dozens of QV-GV high values including a PUC Pound on cover, many Aerial covers, Zeppelins and scarce First Day Covers.

This collection is undoubtedly going to be of interest to collectors and dealers alike, as many of these items have not been on the market for up to 40 years. Pre-order your catalogue now by giving us a call or email.

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