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Rare Stamps Gallery

Welcome to our Rare Stamps Gallery! View rare stamps featured in this Gallery and from here you can also browse and buy rare and valuable stamps in our weekly stamp auctions. Please note that none of the items featured in this Gallery are for sale on our site, the rare stamps illustrated on these pages are intended as a resource only.

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Stamps for sale

If you are interested in buying stamps, we hold stamp auctions in which thousands of lots are offered for sale. Great Britain stamps, Commonwealth stamps - in fact, every country of the world from Aden to Zululand! With lot prices ranging from £20 to £20,000 there really is something for everyone in our stamp auctions! Don't forget, you can bid in complete confidence as all the lots we sell are covered by our 100% satisfaction guarantee!

Our Rare Stamps Gallery is presented by country, simply browse for your country below, or click a letter to jump straight in!

A | B | C | D | E | F | G | H | I | J | K | L | M | N | O | P | R | S | T | U | V | W | Z

A
Aden States
Afghanistan
Albania
Andorra
Antigua
Argentina
Australia
Australia States
Austria
Austrian States
Azores


B
Bahamas
Bahrain
Bangkok
Barbados
Basutoland
Batum
Bavaria
Bechuanaland
Belgian Colonies
Belgian Offices in China
Belgium
Bermuda
Bolivia
British Bechuanaland
British Central Africa
British Columbia
British East Africa
British Guiana
British Honduras
British Levant
British Virgin Islands
Brazil
British POs in Siam
Brunei
Bulgaria
Bushire

C
Cameroon
Cameroon Post Offices
Canada
Cape of Good Hope
Cayman Islands
Ceylon
Chile
China
Chinese Post Offices
Chinese Treaty Ports
Colombia
Cook Islands
Costa Rica
Cuba
Cyprus
Czechoslovakia

D
Danish Colonies
Danzig
Denmark
Dominica
Dutch Colonies

E
East Africa and Uganda
Ecuador
Egypt
El Salvador

F
Falkland Islands
Fiji
Finland
France
French Colonies
French Levant
French Post Offices in Zanzibar

G
Great Britain Islands
Gambia
German Colonies
German Post Offices in China
German States
Germany
Germany WWII
Gibraltar
Gold Coast
Great Britain
Greece
Greenland
Grenada
Griqualand West
Guam
Guatemala

H
Hawaii
Heligoland
Honduras
Hong Kong
Hungary

I
Iceland
India
Indian States
Indonesia
Iran
Iranian States
Iraq
Ireland
Israel
Italian Colonies
Italian Offices in China
Italian States
Italy

J
Jamaica
Japan
Jordan

K
K.U.T.
Kenya and Uganda
Korea
Kuwait

L
Labuan
Lagos
Leeward Islands
Liberia
Liechtenstein
Lithuania
Lithuania - Russian Occupation
Lombardy-Venetia
Long Island
Luxembourg

 

M
Madagascar
Malawi (B.C.A.)
Malaya Japanese Occupation
Malayan States
Malaysia
Malta
Marshall Islands
Mauritius
Mexico
Monaco
Mongolia
Montserrat
Morocco
Morocco Agencies
Mosul

N
Natal
Nauru
Netherlands
Nevis
New Brunswick
New Caledonia
New Guinea
New Hebrides
New Zealand
Newfoundland
Nicaragua
Niger Coast
Nigeria
Niue
North Borneo
Northern Nigeria
Norway
Nova Scotia
Nyasaland

O
Orange Free State

P
Palestine
Papua
Paraguay
Penrhyn
Peru
Philippines
Poland
Polish Levant
Polish States
Portugal
Portuguese Colonies
Puerto Rico

R
Reunion
Rhodesia
Rumania
Russia
Russian Levant
Ryukyu Islands

S
Saar
Samoa
San Marino
Saudi Arabia
Serbia
Seychelles
Sierra Leone
Singapore
Solomon Islands
Somaliland
South Africa
South West Africa
Southern Rhodesia
Spain
St Christopher
St Helena
St Kitts and Nevis
St Lucia
St Vincent
Stellaland
Straits Settlements
Sudan
Swaziland
Sweden
Switzerland
Syria

T
Tahiti
Tanganyika
Tasmania
Thailand
Tobago
Togo
Tonga
Transvaal
Trinidad
Trinidad and Tobago
Tristan da Cunha
Turkey
Turks and Caicos Islands
Tuscany

U
United States Offices in China
United States Possessions
Uganda
Ukraine
United States of America
Uruguay
U.S.S.R.

V
Vancouver Island
Vatican
Venezuela
Virgin Islands

W
Wurttemburg

Z
Zanzibar
Zululand


Current Stamp Auctions

Highlights


    We offer thousands of items for sale, here are just a few of our favourites...

  • PHILIPPINE ISLANDS - 1925 - 31 Complete basic set to 2p in imperf pairs, between Sc. 340-351 including some shades. (16 pairs)

    PHILIPPINE ISLANDS - 1925 - 31 Complete basic set to 2p in imperf pairs, between Sc. 340-351 including some shades. (16 pairs)

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  • CANADA - 1897 Jubilee set complete to 50c with each value cancelled by a superb, matching

    CANADA - 1897 Jubilee set complete to 50c with each value cancelled by a superb, matching "MERRITTON / ONT" squared- circle datestamp of 30 October 1897. The cancels carefully placed in a neat upright position. Spectacular!

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Stamp Collections


    We have hundreds of great stamp collections for sale; here are just a few of our favourites!

  • PALESTINE - 1918-1932 ATTRACTIVE COLLECTION on stock pages, mint & used stamps with some plate flaws & minor varieties, includes 1918 5m on 1p ultramarine two blocks of 4 mint, 1918 set mint, 1920 to 3m, 5p (x3), 9p, 10p & 20p mint, 1920-21 perf 15x14 to 2p & 5p...

    PALESTINE - 1918-1932 ATTRACTIVE COLLECTION on stock pages, mint & used stamps with some plate flaws & minor varieties, includes 1918 5m on 1p ultramarine two blocks of 4 mint, 1918 set mint, 1920 to 3m, 5p (x3), 9p, 10p & 20p mint, 1920-21 perf 15x14 to 2p & 5p...

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  • GREAT BRITAIN - 1841-1989 EXTENSIVE

    GREAT BRITAIN - 1841-1989 EXTENSIVE "ENTHUSIASTS" COLLECTION. A mint & used collection presented in a "Davo" album with slipcase assembled by an enthusiastic collector. QV to KGVI are used & includes a highly complete penny plates collection, all different & 110+ stamps (this on added pages), QV surface printed ranges...

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  • AUSTRALIA - 1966-1990 LOVELY COMPREHENSIVE COLLECTION An attractive mostly never hinged mint collection in a Lindner hingeless album with a

    AUSTRALIA - 1966-1990 LOVELY COMPREHENSIVE COLLECTION An attractive mostly never hinged mint collection in a Lindner hingeless album with a "companion" very fine used collection on the pages behind, looks to be with a very high level of completion, especially for the never hinged mint stamps, starts with the 1966-73...

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  • FLOWERS AND PLANTS ON STAMPS - OVER 6,000 STAMPS! An impressive all different fine mint 1950's to 1980's foreign countries collection in four large volumes with with many good sets and items present, these include for example: Albania many 1960's sets, Belgian Congo 1952-53 complete set, China 1979 Camellias set...

    FLOWERS AND PLANTS ON STAMPS - OVER 6,000 STAMPS! An impressive all different fine mint 1950's to 1980's foreign countries collection in four large volumes with with many good sets and items present, these include for example: Albania many 1960's sets, Belgian Congo 1952-53 complete set, China 1979 Camellias set...

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  • PHILIPPINE ISLANDS - 1899 - 1935 INTERESTING COLLECTION Mint and used collection with many complete sets with 1899 50c orange used, 1903 vals to $1, 1911 mint vals to 2p, 10p used, 1918 mint and used vals to 1p, 1917 mint vals to 4p, 4c booklet pane of 6, 1923...

    PHILIPPINE ISLANDS - 1899 - 1935 INTERESTING COLLECTION Mint and used collection with many complete sets with 1899 50c orange used, 1903 vals to $1, 1911 mint vals to 2p, 10p used, 1918 mint and used vals to 1p, 1917 mint vals to 4p, 4c booklet pane of 6, 1923...

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Stamp-Cam!

  • Guess The Lots Competition! Guess The Lots Competition!

    Today it is sunny in our part of the UK! People are emerging from their houses and marvelling at vivid colours, children are asking their parents what the strange orange blob in the sky is… and stamp describers are looking out of their office window contemplating that rare thing, a...

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