February 21, 2018 12:30 PM

Siegel auction series March 7-8 offers U.S. stamps, pioneer flight mail

Robert A. Siegel Auction Galleries has scheduled a series of three auctions in two days offering classic United States stamps and early U.S. flight mail.

February 13, 2018 04:10 PM

Siegel to auction William H. Gross U.S. collection

In a series of four sales beginning in late September, Siegel Auction Galleries will offer the William H. Gross collection of U.S. stamp treasures.

February 12, 2018 11:30 AM

Kelleher flagship series auction Feb. 27-March 2

The Friday session offers more than 400 lots of U.S. airmail and other back-of-the-book, revenue stamps, possessions and more.

February 09, 2018 09:55 AM

Hungary Madonna invert in Auction Galleries Hamburg worldwide auction

The error stamp is tied to the piece with a Budapest 85 circular datestamp dated either Jan. 21 or Jan. 27, 1925.

February 07, 2018 09:00 AM

December standouts from Siegel auctions

The Grant Inman collection of private die medicine stamps offered nearly all the great rarities of the U.S. medicine stamps.

February 06, 2018 08:30 AM

Confederate States and Civil War lots dominate Schuyler Rumsey sale

Rumsey featured an attractive example of the rare 1861 Greenville, Ala., 5¢ provisional (Scott 33X1). Only six of the typeset adhesives exist.

February 05, 2018 06:00 PM

Cherrystone auctions 1875 plate proof sheets

The Dec. 19-20, 2017, Cherrystone auction of rare stamps and postal history by featured a set of 1875 plate proof sheets.

February 02, 2018 11:30 AM

More success for rare China material at auction

Chinese material continues to sell well based on two recent sales by John Bull Auctions and Cherrystone Philatelic Auctioneers.

February 02, 2018 12:26 AM

Admiral issue featured in Feb. 23-24 Eastern Auctions sale

The auction of Canada’s Admiral issue offers 646 lots of singles, blocks and more; a second sale includes additional Canada and worldwide material.

February 02, 2018 11:26 AM

Feb. 19-23 Gaertner auction offers worldwide rarities

One highlight among many in the Malaya sale is an unused 1900 $25 green and orange Elephants and Howdah stamp from Perak.

January 26, 2018 08:30 AM

Financial woes strike Mossgreen auction firm, Australian news outlets report

Mossgreen website became inaccessible as the mid-January reports about the firm were published.

January 18, 2018 02:30 PM

Brazil’s famous Bull’s Eyes bring record prices at Spink USA sale

Two highlights include the largest known multiple of the 1844 60-reis stamp on cover.

January 17, 2018 05:00 PM

InterAsia ends 2017 with sale of several high-priced lots

Interasia Auctions of Hong Kong conducted a four-day sale Dec. 4-7 containing several named collections, with dozens of lots bringing the equivalent of $50,000 or higher.

January 12, 2018 10:45 AM

Cherrystone’s Feb. 6-7 auction offers rare inverts, worldwide material

Cherrystone Philatelic Auctioneers in New York City will offer United States and worldwide stamps and postal history in four auction sessions, Feb. 6-7.

January 12, 2018 09:47 AM

We unpack the extensive Flagship sale from Daniel F. Kelleher: Week’s Most Read

Also this week, another high-demand Columbus stamp was featured.

January 09, 2018 12:49 PM

Spink China auction to offer Sianking postal history

The Jan. 21 Spink China auction in Hong Kong will include a complete sheet of China's 1882 1-candareen stamp with wide setting.

January 05, 2018 01:36 PM

Unpacking the Daniel F. Kelleher Flagship sale

Daniel F. Kelleher Auctions presented its Flagship sale Dec. 11-13 in Danbury, Conn.

January 05, 2018 09:12 AM

Spink London offers St. Kitts-Nevis and worldwide auction

The Spink auction firm in London, England, will offer two sales over the course of three days, Jan. 23-25.

December 28, 2017 09:30 AM

Covers at recent Siegel sale include Washington free frank

The Siegel sale contained many early pieces of American postal history dating back to the 17th century.

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.