Welcome to Sale 385 – April 2020

With turbulent times ahead of us there’s nothing better than having a wonderful hobby like philately as a companion. Now is the time to sort your collection out, get all those selected purchases sitting in a shoebox written up and augmented into your displays or albums.  To have a hobby will enhance your life and well-being. We plan to operate as normally as possible unless we are told by the government otherwise.

Back to sale 385 and the highlights:



GAMBIA – A terrific selection of Cameo classics from imperf first issues, watermark varieties & seldom seen used blocks.



RHODESIA – A very fine offering of the classic double head issues with many superb used & high values please see our website as we have scanned all the lots.



AUSTRALIA with part II of a colossal postal stationery collection together with airmail flights & commercial mails.



AN UNUSUAL LOT of worldwide back to the book issues (offered as 40+ lots) including Cinderella’s, Iran unissued coronation stamps & postal history.



SWITZERLAND & AUSTRIA with ultra-modern issues in collections offered at percentages of face value noting very good MS & sheetlets.



HAMPSHIRE postal history with very good Portsmouth & some ship letter contents.



This is just a brief overview of what’s included this month.  We are on hand to answer any call or scan request.

All the best & stay safe.

Simon Carson & all at Philangles.