insightsJenny Invert Locket Copy sold to Virginia coin collector
June 30, 2015 10:59 AMThe famed Locket Copy of the Inverted Jenny, the United States 24¢ airmail stamp of 1918 with the biplane in the center printed upside down in error, was sold in New York on May 20 by Stack’s Bowers Galleries in association with Sotheby’s.
insightsInterasia Auctions July 18-20 sale to offer China, PRC, Hong Kong and Treaty Ports
June 25, 2015 02:57 PMInterasia Auctions will offer a broad array of China, People’s Republic of China, Hong Kong and Treaty Ports, and other Asian countries during a three-day auction July 18-20 at the Excelsior Hotel in Causeway Bay, Hong Kong.
newsKelleher & Rogers auctions three rare blocks of China’s Large Dragons
June 24, 2015 03:20 PMThree rare, large blocks of early Chinese stamps that surfaced a few months ago in an English attic after lying hidden for more than a century were auctioned May 22 in Hong Kong by the firm of Kelleher & Rogers, Ltd. for close to $1 million.
June 24, 2015 03:43 PMIn a move to expand the promotion of the next once-a-decade philatelic international exhibition to a wider and very active stamp community, World Stamp Show — NY 2016 has been selected as the presenting sponsor of the American Topical Association’s 66th annual National Topical Stamp Show.
June 11, 2015 01:41 PMThe announcement in the June 22 Linn’s that the British Guiana 1¢ Magenta will be on display at the Smithsonian’s National Postal Museum until November 2017 brought to mind an editorial in this publication in 1985 by former Linn’s editor-publisher Michael Laurence.