New York 2016 World Stamp Show Report

The preparation of packing everything for our trip to New York took several days, but come Friday morning, all 15 bags were packed and weighed, ready for our 9am flight. David, Marcus and I were on the same flight with United Airlines, but frustration soon set in when I realised that the entertainment system wasn’t […]

Jyväskylä, Scandinavian Philatelic Capital for 2 days !

Our philatelist Anders Thorell will be at Nordia 2016 at Jyväskylä on April 8th-10th. For more information including directions, please see the official website. At NORDIA, the largest annual stamp exhibition held in the Nordic countries, Anders Thorell will be happy to present the content of our upcoming auction Series as well as discussing the […]

Monaco 2015 Report

Knowing that the flight time from Geneva to Nice (which was just a short journey from Monaco) was only 40 minutes, I slightly underestimated the time it would take me and Anders to travel there by car when I was asked by friends how long it would take. 7 hours later (and 3 more than […]

Singapore 2015: Day 2 & 3

Day 2 The day began with a mild sense of excitement. The President of Singapore was to arrive at the show to take part in the Opening Ceremony. His arrival was preceded by a troop of hand drummers in ceremonial dress before the President accompanied by his Minister, Mr Tay (President of the FIAP) and […]

Singapore 2015: Day 1

For us, the show began the day before the event. I arrived in Singapore at 6am with the Mauritius “Post Office” plate in my bag before meeting up with David at the hotel. We arrived at the exhibition centre next to the fabulous Marina Bay Sands hotel just in time for David to participate at […]

Special Viewing in London

Strand Stamp Fair in London – November 14, 2014 We will take the opportunity of the Strand Stamp Fair to organise a special viewing of the lots of our upcoming Auction Series, which will be held on December 1-6, 2014 in Geneva.   Ricky Verra, our specialist of Great Britain, will present you the Zanzibar […]

Meet us at Chicagopex 2014

    Our US agent Gary DuBro will be available at Chicagopex 2014 on November 21-23, 2014 to meet you. He will be happy to present you our next auction catalogues and will be available to answer to all the questions you may have to consign your collection with us. Visit the official website of […]

Philakorea 2014 – Final Day & Palmares

The final day was thankfully short, finishing at 3pm. In the blink of an eye we had our posters packed, Gems of Philately picked up, and were out of the door back to the hotel. Giving us ample time to rest before the main event: The Palmares Dinner. Every International Exhibition hosts a Palmares dinner […]