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1980 Nelson 3p Variety Nelson

Stamps with printing errors are a rare find and Lot 298 in our recent auction presented a unique opportunity to get your hands on one. […]

By | November 6th, 2014|Stamp Info|0 Comments

Top 5 Most Valuable Stamps in the World

Always the cause for heated debate amongst stamp collectors let’s take a look at the 5 most valuable stamps in the world today. This list is based on stamps that have come to auction and fetched incredible prices. Top of the pile we have the 1c British Guiana stamp whose rich and colourful past is all part of its appeal. […]

By | September 26th, 2014|Stamp Info|0 Comments

How to Determine the Value of Stamps

If you have inherited an old stamp collection or have got a stamp collection that is gathering dust and you’re wondering if it’s worth anything then there are a few things you can look out for that will give you a guide to value. The value of a stamp can be determined by a variety of criteria and it’s not always what you would expect. […]

By | August 29th, 2014|Stamp Info|0 Comments

How to sell inherited stamp collections

If you have inherited a stamp collection and have decided that you would like to sell it then there are some practical steps to take before deciding which sales option is best for you. Here’s a quick guide: […]

By | July 28th, 2014|Stamp Info|0 Comments

Rare British Guiana stamp sets record at New York auction

The British Guiana stamp was owned by du Pont chemical empire heir John du Pont very rare 19th Century postage stamp from a former British colony in South America has sold for a record $9.5m (£5.6m) at auction in New York. It took only two minutes for the British Guiana one-cent magenta stamp to be sold to an anonymous bidder, The stamp had been sold three times before, each time setting the auction record for a single stamp. […]

By | June 18th, 2014|Stamp Info|0 Comments