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.

April 30, 2018 10:30 AM

Unlisted 1976 U.S. error in May 17-19 H.R. Harmer sale

On the Declaration of Independence souvenir sheet error, the “USA 18¢” inscription is omitted from only the first of the five stamps in the sheet.

April 25, 2018 09:30 AM

Harmer-Schau auction May 13 at Pipex

Harmer-Schau Auction Galleries will conduct its next public auction May 13 in association with the Pipex stamp show in Portland, Ore.

April 18, 2018 10:15 AM

Spink USA auction April 30-May 1 of U.S., worldwide classics

The auction will include United States, Canada, British Commonwealth and worldwide stamps, proofs, postal history and more, with some collections and large lots as well.The auction will include United States, Canada, British Commonwealth and worldwide stamps, proofs, postal history and more.

April 16, 2018 03:40 PM

April 21 auction includes Titanic postal history

Among the items on offer is a Titanic postal facing slip recovered from the body of 41-year-old American postal clerk Oscar Scott Woody.

April 10, 2018 10:30 AM

Cherrystone’s April 24-25 auctions offer major rarities

Cherrystone Philatelic Auctioneers of New York City has issued catalogs for two consecutive sales taking place April 24-25.

April 09, 2018 11:30 AM

April 26-29 Schuyler Rumsey auction at Westpex includes George J. Kramer’s Western trails and routes

Material from a celebrated collection of United States postal history will be offered by Schuyler Rumsey Philatelic Auctions during its April 26-29 auction series at the Westpex 2018 stamp show.

April 05, 2018 11:30 AM

Siegel to auction extensive Faust collection of the United States 2¢ Black Jack stamp April 24-25

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries of New York City has scheduled a two-day auction of Bernard Faust’s extensive and specialized collection of U.S. 1863-68 Black Jack issues.

March 30, 2018 08:30 AM

Burda sells rarest stamp in Czech philately

Auctioned for the first time in 90 years was the unique 4-koruna Austria Coat of Arms on granite paper with inverted black “POSTA CESKOSLOVENSKA 1919” overprint.

March 30, 2018 09:00 AM

Siegel auctioning United States and possessions, proofs March 27-28

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries in New York City will offer United States postage stamps, revenue stamps, U.S. possessions and more in its upcoming March 27-28 auction.

March 29, 2018 08:00 PM

Siegel March 7 sale included $500 Persian rug revenue

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries sold the J.R. Helton Jr. collection of used U.S. stamps on March 7, offering many used gems including back-of-the-book material.

March 29, 2018 03:00 PM

Kelleher sale sports many largest-known multiples

The sale offered items from a half dozen collections, featuring many superb United States stamps, blocks and multiples.

March 23, 2018 12:02 AM

Siegel offers Wingate auction April 11-12

Many top United States rarities are offered in the Siegel auction of items from the collection of David Wingate.