Following David Feldman’s astounding auction and private treaty sales of the famous “Post Office” Issue in 2016, the Mauritius Auction results again confirmed the company’s reputation as the leading auction house for this beautiful island’s rare and prized stamps, with a sales result exceeding £1 million. Click here to see the prices realised.

A remarkable 90% of all lots were sold at the auction, with almost the entire offering of the wonderful “Adamastor Collection” being purchased at multiples of estimates. Bidders present in the packed auction room, competing with a full roster of telephone bidders and many more connected via the internet, combined to achieve a number of notable results with the following highlights being worthy of separate mention:


 

Lot 8002 – 1848 Post Paid Issue, Earliest Impressions

Sold at GBP 84’000

Lot 80008 – 1848 Post Paid Issue, Earliest Impressions

Sold at GBP 78’000

Lot 80016 – 1849-55 Post Paid Issue, Early Impressions

Sold at GBP 38’400

Lot 80072 – The Finest Known Sherwin Cover

Sold at GBP 240,000