Stamp Auctions


Sandafayre holds online stamp auctions every week and we also hold public auctions of stamps and stamp collections. Sandafayre are highly respected as the leading expert and the global authority in the field of rarehighly collectable stamps, postal history, collections and entire estates of collectables. We have stamps for sale in our auctions from Great BritainThe Commonwealth and countries worldwide. Sandafayre buys stamp collections and are philatelic auctioneers. We sell stamps to philatelists and stamp dealers from all over the world. 

If are buying stamps for your collection or philatelic investment portfolio then we offer thousands of different stamps and philately related items every week. Each one of the lots in our weekly stamp auctions come with a ‘NO QUIBBLE’ satisfaction guarantee. You can search for your favourite worldwide stamps by country or topic, from Abu Dhabi to Zululand and from Butterflies on stamps to Zeppelin mail. 

Mail Bid AND ONLINE Stamp Auctions

Mail Bid and Online Stamp Auctions – We have 2 of our MAIL BID AND ONLINE STAMP SALES open for bidding at any time. In each there are thousands of lots and every one of them is covered by our 100% satisfaction guarantee. Read our 'How Our Mail Bid and Online Sales Work' page for more information about how to bid on our stamps and collections. 

Public Stamp Auctions

Public Stamp Auctions - We also hold "Cheshire Stamp Auctions" every few months in Knutsford, which is shown on this site a few weeks before sale day. You can give your bids to our auctioneer via this site upto 30 minutes before the stamp auction begins. You can also participate in real time during the stamp auction by using our online platform where you can see and hear the auctioneer and join the bidding action, this live online platform becomes available at least 30 minutes before the auction begins. Read our ‘How Our Public ‘Room’ Auctions Work’ page for more information.

Sandafayre #5298
Sandafayre #5298

Tuesday, 22nd October 2019 16:30

Highlights from our 5298 auction include:

  • North Borneo - Fabulous Collection Ex The "Imperial" Collection: Exceptional old time collection offered as several scarce and rare individual items and the main collection with very few blank spaces.
  • Iraq with Baghdad - Fabulous Collection Ex The "Imperial" Collection: Superb old time collection offered as a range of individual scarce "Baghdad" items and a strong collection of Iraq to 1927
  • Germany - Allied Zones, Extensive Collection From This Intriguing Period: Comprehensive collection of better individual items and country collections from the post Nazi era including Russian, French, British and American Zones.

 Plus hundreds of Commonwealth lots, Great Britain lots, European lots – All countries in the world from Aden to Zululand! There are also some great sorter lots and collections.

Express #6298
Express #6298

Tuesday, 29th October 2019 16:30

Highlights from our 6298 auction include:

  • BR. Post Office In Siam: 1882 - 85 good range of wmk CC and wmk CA issues offered as individual lots incl many scarce stamps.
  • India - Feudatory States: Interesting range of stamps, sheetlets, proofs, Revenues and collections offered as individual lots.
  • Malaya - Straits Settlements: Superb range of scarce and rare issues with values to $100, errors and varieties offered as individual lots

Plus thousands of smaller singles/sets (great for buyers seeking to fill gaps in their collections or find that elusive single stamp!). Hundreds of Commonwealth lots, Great Britain lots, European lots etc.