December 10, 2017 09:30 AM

1960 $5 Alexander Hamilton solo cover tops $5,500 in online auction

Slotted as a 10-day auction, it didn’t take long for aficionados of Liberty postal history to begin expressing their interest.

December 05, 2017 09:40 AM

Corinphila’s first November series welcomed some rare Swiss issues

From Basel, two different examples of the 1845 issue (Scott 3L1) on cover sold for the equivalent of $26,400 and $43,200, respectively.

December 05, 2017 08:30 AM

A multitude of impressive rarities sold at Cherrystone's November sale

With only three known examples of Russia’s 1917 7-ruble stamp with inverted center, it is not surprising that it realized $29,900 in the Cherrystone sale.

December 01, 2017 11:22 AM

H.R. Harmer featured several valuable rarities at Costa Mesa, CA sale

Only about 25 examples of the 6-penny stamp showing the HMS Glasgow instead of the HMS Kent are thought to exist.

November 30, 2017 05:30 PM

Top-graded U.S. stamps and postal history treasures attract solid realizations in recent auctions

The spotlight was on one of two known complete sets of the 1915 Panama-Pacific small die proofs for the 1902 issue in private hand.

November 22, 2017 11:59 AM

Rumsey’s Dec. 13-14 auctions offering U.S. classics and more, including Civil War-era stamps, covers

The offerings in the first sale include a large package front franked with the United States 1860 90¢ blue George Washington (Scott 39).

November 17, 2017 09:00 AM

InterAsia auctions to conduct eight sales Dec. 4-7 offering classic and modern Asia treasures

The greatest rarity of the entire sale is the unissued 1967 stamp marking the 40th anniversary of the establishment of Jing Gangshan Revolutionary Base.

November 16, 2017 07:00 PM

Spink USA offers important rarities from Brazil, Russia in Dec. 6-7 auctions

The first of the two specialized Spink USA auctions offers Inclinados stamps of Brazil, including rarities on Bull's Eye paper.

November 10, 2017 12:06 AM

David Feldman Dec. 5-9 auction series in Geneva features worldwide postal history and stamp rarities

Feldman is offering an auction series Dec. 5-9 that is documented in nine separate catalogs broadly encompassing the world of stamps and postal history.

October 29, 2017 09:00 AM

Siegel International offers Colombia air post

Among these is an example of the 1856 British Guiana 4¢ rose carmine stamp (Scott 14a) with a Demerara circular datestamp and the E.D.W. initials of Postmaster Wight.

October 28, 2017 05:00 PM

Kelleher and Rogers Nov. 17-18 auction includes ‘pristine and flawless’ modern rarity

The Friday auction session has its focus on China, with collections plus individual lots of Chinese empire, republic, Taiwan, and the People’s Republic of China.

October 27, 2017 07:00 PM

Rapp auction offers stamp and postal history classics, 1948 Gandhi Official

The Rapp auction description makes note of the stamp’s bright fresh colors and the prominent relief of the embossed dove.

October 26, 2017 04:30 PM

Unissued German corner single in upcoming Rasdale public sale

The 434th Rasdale public auction will take place Nov. 18-19, beginning at 10 a.m. Eastern Time (9 a.m. Central Time) each day.

October 16, 2017 11:00 AM

Bennett public auction Oct. 20: U.S. and worldwide

The Oct. 20 Matthew Bennett public auction of U.S. and worldwide material will take place at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel in Boston.

October 13, 2017 07:00 PM

Cherrystone auction Nov. 1-2 offers U.S. and worldwide rarities, postal history

The auction begins Wednesday morning with stamps of the United States 1847 issue and a selection of other U.S. classic stamps and proofs.

October 11, 2017 10:00 AM

Eastern Auctions offers China, Canada and worldwide, Nov. 3-4

Numerous significant multiples are being offered during the China session that opens the sale Friday morning.

October 08, 2017 03:00 PM

H.R. Harmer auction Oct. 26-28 offers a world of stamps, postal history, collections

The Falkland Islands pictured is found in the extensive British Commonwealth selection of the H.R. Harmer sale, but the 1964 issue is a notorious error.

October 07, 2017 07:00 PM

Classic U.S. featured in Oct. 24-26 Siegel auction; material on offer from Heimburger, Brody collections

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries' sale of classic United States stamps includes six examples of the three Pan-American stamps with centers inverted.

October 03, 2017 05:00 PM

Grant Inman revenues shine during Siegel auction

The Grant Inman collection features some of the rarest and most sought-after wine, beer, and silver tax stamps.

October 01, 2017 08:00 AM

Gaertner auction offering original Picasso on a postcard

The Asia selection includes the recent discovery of a single 1882 China 3-candareen Large Dragon brown red stamp on cover to Tientsin (Tianjin).