For over 30 years, Tony Lester Auctions Ltd has provided a dedicated service for individuals looking to sell and purchase stamps. Based in the West Midlands, our team of stamp dealers has the unrivaled expertise to help you get the best possible advice and achieve the best results when selling or augmenting your stamp collection.
Why choose Tony Lester Auctions?
Led by Tony Lester, an experienced valuer, describer and auctioneer, we provide a unique opportunity for collectors and dealers courtesy of our professional service with a personal touch, flexible stamp valuations and authentic advice.
Tony Lester stamp dealers are proud members of the Philatelic Traders Society, and are fully committed to delivering stamp valuations and stamp auctions with honesty and integrity.
We operate a national and international service to provide accurate valuations straight from our seasoned team.
Are you selling a stamp collection?
We understand that there are a variety of reasons why collectors are looking to sell, and work with each and every one of our clients from valuation to auction to get the highest prices.
Whether you have stamps for sale due to a recent inheritance or wish to profit from one of your favourite past times, our philatelic specialists can help you make sense of the often daunting valuation and auction processes. With our professional assistance, you can sell your single or complete stamp collection with confidence via auction or purchase.
Looking to purchase?
We host five auctions annually and each offers a wide range of exciting opportunities for those looking to expand their collection.
Our stamp auctions take place at the Holiday Inn, located in Coventry, and each provides between 800 and 1,000 lots for collectors and dealers. Please view our latest catalogue for more details on upcoming collections and auction dates.
For those just starting out, auctions can be slightly intimidating, however, our friendly and personal service ensures you are able to bid in full comfort. We focus on making our sales an enjoyable event for sellers and dealers, with cost effective results for both parties.
If you are unavailable to bid in person, why not let our team bid on your behalf? You can leave your bid in our capable hands and have access to the very best collections from the UK and overseas. Our auction catalogues provide high quality imagery and descriptions making them an excellent point of reference for auction attendees and those not able to make it to a sale in person.
Valuing your collection
For individuals who have stamps for sale, the valuation procedure offered by Tony Lester Auctions provides the flexibility and consistency that we all crave. We travel widely, and present clients with two free, no-obligation valuations for purchase and auction.
Our realistic and accurate estimates make us the no. 1 choice for a range of sellers with stamps and covers from various eras.
If you are looking for a reliable partner for sale or purchase, get in touch today on 01926 270107 or visit our contact us page.
The sale and purchase of a wide variety of stamps
A friendly, helpful and personal service
Honest and trustworthy - long established and respected in the trade
Top prices paid for collections, or sell through our auctions
We can travel to value suitable collections
We handle stamps, covers and related items, all areas and periods
No long delays - we can usually arrange a valuation within days