July 06, 2018 11:00 AM

Large Dragon cover sets a new record at auction

InterAsia Auctions recently sold the earliest known cover bearing Imperial China stamps for an unprecedented $2.43 million, setting a new record in Chinese philately.

July 06, 2018 08:45 AM

Cherrystone auction offers Hindenburg crash cover: Week’s Most Read

Also this week, Linn's monthly magazine's new design and the latest USPS FDOI stamp ceremony.

July 02, 2018 08:00 PM

Cherrystone auction offers Hindenburg crash cover

The envelope from the Netherlands carried on the doomed airship in 1937 was franked with stamps celebrating scouting.

June 22, 2018 10:45 AM

Top rarities in Spink’s July 10-12 auction in London

Along with its Philatelic Collectors’ series sale of worldwide stamps, covers, large lots and collections, Spink will also offer what it describes as “the last of the fine group of sales offered on behalf of David Pitts.”

June 19, 2018 08:00 AM

July Felzmann auction includes unissued stamps of Germany, Austria

The Ulrich Felzmann auction house in Duesseldorf, Germany, has scheduled its next public stamp and postal history auction for July 5-7.

June 12, 2018 04:00 PM

Siegel to offer two Jenny Inverts in rarities auction

The June 27 Rarities of the World auction will be followed by the first of two sales offering material from the Kilbourne collection of Confederate States stamps and postal history.

June 05, 2018 08:00 AM

Siegel worldwide auction offers rarity, specialized Israel

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries, in association with Charles F. Shreve, is offering two worldwide auctions June 19-20 at the Siegel galleries in New York City.

June 04, 2018 05:00 PM

Kelleher to auction India airmail postal history

Most of the covers in this sale date from the 1920s to 1940s, with first flights, unusual cachets, exhibition souvenirs and more.

June 01, 2018 08:45 AM

1994 Swedish booklet sure to turn heads at Gaertner sale: Week’s Most Read

Also this week, artwork commissioned for Royal Academy of Arts will be shown on a set of six new stamps issued in Great Britain.

May 30, 2018 08:15 AM

China treasure in Cherrystone auction

One of China’s “four treasures of the Republic” will be offered during the June 12-13 auction by Cherrystone Philatelic Auctioneers of New York City.

May 29, 2018 01:15 PM

Unique 1994 Sweden stamp booklet in Gaertner’s June 11-15 auction

The auction features individual catalogs for Asia, Malaya, thematics and overseas, Europe, Germany, international rarities and much more.

May 29, 2018 08:45 AM

InterAsia auction offers China’s rare surcharged red Small Dollar stamp

Hong Kong’s June 16-18 auction will offer an unused example of China’s rare 1897 surcharged $1-on-3¢ “Small Dollar” red revenue stamp.

May 18, 2018 10:15 AM

First letter from Canada franked with a stamp in Eastern’s June 8-9 auction

Among the listings for Great Britain material is a folded letter sheet mailed Dec. 7, 1840, and carried by steamer.

May 15, 2018 05:30 PM

Auction raises $6,513 for cancer efforts

The Quad City Stamp Club hosted its 41st annual Stamp Out Cancer auction on April 28.

May 14, 2018 03:15 PM

Top China condition rarity in May 25-26 auction

The Kelleher and Rogers May 25-26 auction in Hong Kong will also offer more than 1,280 lots of China and Asia stamps and postal history.

May 09, 2018 11:00 AM

Spink sells 1921 Straits Settlements $500 King George V stamp

The stamp is one of only eight known unused examples in private hands and the only example with a plate number.

May 09, 2018 10:15 AM

99-year delivery cover highlights David Feldman Specialized France sale

Feldman’s Specialized France sale on March 21 featured an item with one of the longest delivery times in history.

May 04, 2018 11:45 AM

Christoph Gaertner postal history auction gem includes Togo fragment

The April 7 sale by the Christoph Gaertner auction house in Germany set a new record price for Germany colony material.

May 04, 2018 11:00 AM

U.S., Civil War postal history offered in May 22 Siegel auction

The May 22 auction has U.S. and Confederate States postal history as its focus, but also Confederate postmasters’ provisional stamps.

May 04, 2018 11:30 AM

Rarities shine in Siegel sale of Wingate U.S. collection

Formed throughout the 1990s and early 2000s, the quality and completeness of the Wingate collection was matched by few.