Sunday 13th July

Gibraltar Stamps, SG 54, Fine Used stamps,

  This weekend, I worked on an excellent collection of Gibraltar fine used stamps. It covered the period from the first stamps in 1886 right through to 2006. There was a high degree of completeness and the condition was very good. I already had a good stock of Gibraltar stamps but some gaps in stock were filled. […]

Friday 10th July 2020

I sent my Swedish supplier a wants list a few weeks ago and today, I was able to work on the stamps he sent. The list was designed to fill gaps in my stock from 1926-93 and he found almost all I wanted.This includes, single stamps, pairs and mini sheets. Shortly I will send him […]

Thursday 9th July 2020

The latest New Zealand new issues arrived, courtesy of my excellent supplier in that country. There are four mini sheets for the ill-fated NZ stamp exhibition in late March, two high value definitives and four stamps plus mini sheet depicting the Four Winds. Two more issues are on the way, but travelling more slowly than […]

Sunday 5th July 2020

I put away another lot of early Belgium this morning. The stamps were heavily duplicated and covered the years 1849 to 1884. Most of these were already in stock, but a couple of new shades were added plus lots of extra back-up. Another lot of early Norway has ben sorted and priced. The periods of […]