Sandafayre holds public stamp auctions every 3 months under the name 'Cheshire Stamp Auctions'.
These are public auctions of stamp collections, accumulations, single rarities and postal history. Alongside other collectables such as postcards and cigarette cards.
Our next auction is at 11.30am, Saturday:
WE TYPICALLY SELL OVER 90% OF THE LOTS IN OUR PUBLIC AUCTIONS. IT'S AN EXCITING EVENT FOR BUYERS & SELLERS ALIKE!
IF YOU HAVE STAMPS TO SELL PLEASE GET IN TOUCH - WE ARE DETERMINED TO MAKE THE EXPERIENCE OF SELLING AS STRAIGHTFORWARD AS POSSIBLE.
This is a public auction to be held at our auction rooms and offices at 11.30am Saturday 4th December 2021. The auctioneer(s) will sell this auction of stamps, collections, accumulations and stocks from our offices online.
The auctioneer will execute commission bids on behalf of clients who have submitted bids before the start of the auction via www.sandafayare.com, www.stampauctionnetwork.com, www.delcampe.net email firstname.lastname@example.org, telephone, fax. Please ensure that you have an account with us by registering online or contacting our offices.
PLEASE NOTE THAT FOLLOWING CHANGES TO GOVERNMENT GUIDELINES MASKS MUST BE WORN WHILST IN OUR BUILDING.
There will be 15 minutes breaks after lots 252 (after Brunei) and 506 (between GB General lots and GB Reigns and Islands)
LOTS 150 and 151 (Coil dispensing machines) a selection of promotional leaflets have been included in the images for both, they are NOT included in lot 150.
LOT 346 (HONG KONG) has been withdrawn.
LOT 493 (GB 1963-2010 COVERS IN 11 ALBUMS) does not include any stamps erroniously included in the online lot images until Wednesday 1/12/21. This lot ONLY INCLUDES COVERS as per the description.
LOT 729 (Jersey 1943-44) has been withdrawn.
LOT 746. (Windsor Castle FDC's) the date range is 1996 - 2003 NOT 1999 - 2001.
VIEWING. Our viewing room is open from:
Wednesday to Friday 24th to 26th November 9am to 5pm.
Monday to Friday 29th November to 3rd December 9am to 5pm.
Saturday 4th December 8am to 11am sharp (sale begins 11.30am)
LIVE ONLINE BIDDING / CHARGES. You can watch, listen and bid on three different online platforms available on www.sandafayre.com (fee 3.6% on the hammer price) www.the-saleroom.com (fee 5.94% on the hammer price) and www.easyliveauction.com (charges apply). Please note that the www.sandafayre.com 3.6% fee is what we are charged by the IT provider and we make no profit from offering this service on our website. The www.sandafayre.com site will take commission bids up to 08:30am on the morning of the sale (UK time), approximately 30 minutes before the auction (11.00 GMT) a live bidding platform becomes available when you click on a 'Cheshire Stamp Auctions' link, you need to have registered an account with us on our website and be logged in to that account to use this live platform. PLEASE NOTE THAT IF YOU REGISTER FOR THIS AUCTION ON WWW.THE-SALEROOM.COM BUT INSTEAD BID ON THE WWW.SANDAFAYRE.COM LIVE PLATFORM YOU WILL BE CHARGED THE HIGHER SALEROOM.COM FEE OF 5.94%!
COMMISION 'BOOK' BIDDING / BENEFITS. If you place bids on lots on our website or send them to us by any other method before the start of the auction then our auctioneer will act on your behalf without charge, even if you decide to watch online later. We will do our best to ensure that you win as there is nothing worse than your favourite lot being sold to someone else at your top bid! In the case of an auctioneers 'book' bid being matched by an Internet bid then the auctioneer will try his best to give his 'commission' client precidence!
Bids may be submitted by any of the following methods:
We can ship all lots and we combine multiple purchases to save on your costs, however we do have the individual shipping charges shown against every lot on www.sandafayre.com to whichever country you reside in.
It's easy to bid with us.
Commission 'book' bids in advance (executed on your behalf by the auctioneer):
On the day:
If you want to bid online, either in advance or live on auction day, you need to register your details. It's easy to do and consequently takes only a few minutes.
The auction will be held at our offices and can be watched online. There will be no public 'room' auction event.
Viewing of lots can be arranged by appointment at our offices the week prior to the auction. PLEASE MAKE AN APPOINTMENT (along with a list of lot numbers in advance). Please also bring your own mask and refreshments.
You can inspect the images on our website and can contact us for more information.
Consign or buy - you couldn't make a better decision than Cheshire Stamp Auctions, Sandafayre's public auction. We'll let our clients speak for themselves:
"Thanks for the fantastic stamp collections I have bought through Sandafayre. Your staff are great"
Mr N, UK 20th September 2021
"Thats fantastic, well done you guys."
Mr H, UK. 15th September 2021.
"Must mention how impressed I was with the lots on offer on Saturday, excellent well done all at Sandafayre and thanks to the two lads who looked after me when I came to view"
Mr B, UK. 12th September 2021
"I am of course very pleased indeed to be sent these results - and I thank Sandafayre again for their very professional approach and their excellent level of communication throughout the process of selling the stamps I submitted. Comms like yours are pretty rare these days!"
Mr T, UK. 24th March 2021.
"... just a quickie to say thank you, delighted with the result of Saturdays auction"
Mr B, UK. 15th March 2021.