Hold the Newspaper!

Hold the Newspaper!

Stop! Hold the newspaper! Here is some breaking news for you. There are valuable philatelic discoveries that are hidden in cupboards in our homes. And we’re not talking about small sums of cash. No. How would you react if we told you it was possible to find a whopping...
Mary and George

Mary and George

These times of “lock-down” or “confinement” are for some of us an opportunity to explore new talents, and we found out that our expert Ricky Verra not only is a seasoned philatelist but also a creative illustrator. See below his series are cartoons about stamp...
The Wonderland Dodo Cover

The Wonderland Dodo Cover

Our upcoming auction of the “Tatiana” collection of Mauritius on June 30th 2020 has inspired Devlan Kruck, philatelic journalist and DF UK Regional Representative, to write an article about one of our more recent success stories. The Dodo was only ever...
The Future of Auctions – The New Norm is here!

The Future of Auctions – The New Norm is here!

It appears that infection rates of Coronavirus are settling down in most countries around the world, and the dust certainly seems to be settling on people and business after three months of restrictions. Social and commercial life, as we know it, has been on ‘pause’...
The Cover of Hope

The Cover of Hope

Here’s a philatelic tale that will give you hope and you may not have heard this story told quite like this. Firstly, forgive the initial sensationalism and its rather bleak outlook, but it’s important to dash your hope before we clear the sky for what is...
The Perkins Bacon “CANCELLED” Handstamp

The Perkins Bacon “CANCELLED” Handstamp

Our June 30th-July 2nd auction series features the “Tatiana” collection of Saint Vincent; the largest offering of stamps from this small volcanic island in the Caribbean sea since the collection of Peter Jaffé was sold in 2006. The “Tatiana”...