Welcome to sale 386

Difficult times and an almost biblical global threat.

These are the problems facing almost everyone on the planet now. Covid-19 has brought our Country to an almost complete standstill.

But here at Philangles we are weathering the storm, we are trying to get to you the absolute best of philately to enjoy from the safety and comfort of your own home.

This situation has tempered us on how to organise the business whilst we are all on lockdown.  Most of us have been working remotely from home for complete safety. I am the captain of the ship and have therefore ensured that I am at the office each and every day.

We have prepared for you a most interesting sale for May 2020.

Highlights include:

RHODESIA (part II) with the classic Admiral issues fu with high values and different printings.

MILITARY MAILS with rare autographed covers and fascinating stories of remarkable men on commemorative envelopes.

BRITISH COMMONWEALTH fine postage stamps including Saint Vincent classics, Malaya 1912 $500 fiscal used and much more.

SUBMARINES – several very fine studies with much early material especially Great Britain.


GERRY KING famous fantasy stamps which are now very collectable with Lundy spoof issues, Alice In Wonderland & alternative classics.

TOBACCO – Phenomenal topical collection that features throughout the sale with stamps, postal history and associated material such as poster stamps. This collector searched everywhere! The collection is displayed to exhibition standards featuring 100’s of items in very fine condition.

Please stay safe in your homes and enjoy your collections. We are here on hand if you need information on any lot featured in our sales.

Despite all this worry and uncertainty, it is very much business as usual here at Philangles.

All the very best to you.

Simon Carson and the team at Philangles.