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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...

  • GB.REGIONS - ALDERNEY 2000. 36p multicolored

    GB.REGIONS - ALDERNEY 2000. 36p multicolored "Womble", SG A148, a rare IMPERFORATE variety from one of the three sheets believed to exist. Accompanied by a perforated normal issue to demonstrate this dramatic variety. Never hinged mint (2 stamps)

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  • ST LUCIA - 1886 - 1951 UPU SPCIMEN PAGES COMPLETE Rare and possibly unique set of UPU Specimen pages from a French Colonial Administration containing a complete range of issues for the period including the following

    ST LUCIA - 1886 - 1951 UPU SPCIMEN PAGES COMPLETE Rare and possibly unique set of UPU Specimen pages from a French Colonial Administration containing a complete range of issues for the period including the following "Specimen" overprints - 1891 QV set of 7, 1902 and 1904 Ed VII sets, 1902 400th Anniv, 1912 & 1921 Geo V sets, 1916 1d War Tax, 1933 Postage Due set, perforated, 1935 Silver Jubilee perforated, 1936 Pictorial set perforated, 1937 Coronation perforated, scarce 1938 Geo VI set perforated, 1949 set etc. Lovely fresh colours, stamps mounted to record pages. (124 stamps)

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Stamp Collections


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

  • RAILWAYS - CANADIAN PACIFIC PICTORIAL POSTCARDS Fine mint and used collection of 2ND ISSUE pictorial cards, multicoloured views on QV, Ed VII and Geo V 1c cards including Hot Springs Hotel, Banff (CPR 35A) used, and scarce (CPR 35F) used on Geo V card, scarce 1c green Hot Springs (CPR...

    RAILWAYS - CANADIAN PACIFIC PICTORIAL POSTCARDS Fine mint and used collection of 2ND ISSUE pictorial cards, multicoloured views on QV, Ed VII and Geo V 1c cards including Hot Springs Hotel, Banff (CPR 35A) used, and scarce (CPR 35F) used on Geo V card, scarce 1c green Hot Springs (CPR...

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  • INDIAN FEUDATORY STATES - COCHIN 1910-1976 POSTAL HISTORY COLLECTION that includes an interesting selection of items from stampless entires to Postal Stationery covers & cards,

    INDIAN FEUDATORY STATES - COCHIN 1910-1976 POSTAL HISTORY COLLECTION that includes an interesting selection of items from stampless entires to Postal Stationery covers & cards, "on piece" items, Officials & much more (only 1 item post 1950). Neatly presented on written up pages, all identified & translated, many bearing period...

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  • INDIA - TELEGRAPH STAMPS - SPECIALISED COLLECTION 1869-1904 extensive mint and used collection displayed in an album, all of the mint stamps are as

    INDIA - TELEGRAPH STAMPS - SPECIALISED COLLECTION 1869-1904 extensive mint and used collection displayed in an album, all of the mint stamps are as "wholes", and which includes 1869-78 2a x2 mint, 14r4a mint, 2a used whole, the rare 1a die I (mint, damaged), a good range of used halves...

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  • GENERAL SECTION - COVERS / POSTAL HISTORY - MONSTROUS BUT INTERESTING ACCUMULATION offered as received (in 2 big boxes) from the estate of a dealer client of ours who simply put his covers aside 'in a cupboard because he didn't know what else to do with them! It's a total...

    GENERAL SECTION - COVERS / POSTAL HISTORY - MONSTROUS BUT INTERESTING ACCUMULATION offered as received (in 2 big boxes) from the estate of a dealer client of ours who simply put his covers aside 'in a cupboard because he didn't know what else to do with them! It's a total...

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  • GENERAL SECTION - SPANISH CIVIL WAR - NATIONALIST CHARITY AND SURTAX LABELS Fabulous collection of stamps and miniature sheets in a large well filled stock book, with many complete sets and better items noted. With very little duplication and laid out from Alcala La Real to Zaragoza according to the...

    GENERAL SECTION - SPANISH CIVIL WAR - NATIONALIST CHARITY AND SURTAX LABELS Fabulous collection of stamps and miniature sheets in a large well filled stock book, with many complete sets and better items noted. With very little duplication and laid out from Alcala La Real to Zaragoza according to the...

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Stamp-Cam!

  • The Fascinating World of Perforation Errors The Fascinating World of Perforation Errors

    Aside from collecting regularly issued stamps many collectors are keen to enhance and expand their collections with errors and varieties, either from the printing or perforating process...

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