Stamp Auctions


That's right. All lots won in our weekly mail bid auctions (Kwik-Bid, Sandafayre, Express and Hunters) are sent to the winners for free - wherever they are!

Sandafayre are the original international mail bid / postal auction firm! From the 1970's we catered to our large worldwide clientele from our offices in Cheshire, England - and now we don't charge YOU for shipping at all!

(Please note that this incredible free worldwide shipping offer does NOT include lots won in our public auction, Cheshire Stamp Auctions. Sorry!)


Sandafayre holds major mail bid stamp auctions every week of the year. We have hundreds of stamp collections, accumulations, rare stamps, album fillers, cancellations, errors, postmarks and postal history in our philatelic auctions at all times.

Whatever topics you're interested in and whichever countries you collect, there are always new lots and something different for you to find in our weekly stamp auctions! Sandafayre sells stamps to keen stamp collectors, philatelic experts, stamp dealers and anyone new to stamp collecting. All lots sold in our mail bid stamp auctions carry a '100% satisfaction or your money back' guarantee to give you complete peace of mind and reassurance.

We have at least two sales open for bidding at all times. These are updated every Tuesday, so be sure to check regularly. 

Kwik-Bid #4352

17th October 2023, 16:30

Highlights from our 4352 auction include: 
  • Ceylon: This week sees a range of items which includes an 1893 30c Imperf Proof Pair, 1935 Jubilee with Diagonal Line by Turret and 1970 15c with Magenta Omitted. We also have an attractive 1900-1909 mint collection.
  • Egypt: The 1930s feature with a 1934 used PUC £1 with a superb cds and a fine mint 50p, and a 1938 £1 in fine mint and used with a lovely cds. We also have a small collection of 1884-1888 Postage Dues.
  • Montserrat: A high powered collection of over 300 stamps features this week with a fine range of stamps from the classic to the modern. There are some nice Specimens from the 1930s with an unusual 1938-45 hand stamped Specimen corner block of 10.
  • New Zealand: We have a range of Imperf Plate Proofs from the classic period with many in pairs or blocks of four.  The valuable mint QV side face issue collection is worth consideration.
For those seeking that elusive stamp then check our Little Gems section for some new arrivals. 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.

Hunters #7351

10th October 2023, 16:30

Highlights from our 7351 auction include:
  • Newfoundland: This week sees a wonderful range of Colour Trial Proofs from the 19th century. There is also an interesting selection of John Guy issues which includes some Trade Sample Proofs.
  • Samoa: A selection of Postal Fiscals are a highlight this week with many high values and a 1945-53 set to £5. For the modern collector we have a selection of 2003 Imperf Proofs.
  • South West Africa: The 'no stop after 'A' variety features in blocks of four and horizontal pairs with a good range of values.
  • Leeward Islands: Some strong collections feature this week with a 1890-1954 comprehensive mint collection and similar in fine used. We also have a 1922-35 MCA watermark collection which includes paper and shade varieties.
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.