County Philatelic Auctions

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Stamps for Sale

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Lots from £5 to £15000+

Sale 248 - Friday 27th May 2016 - Open for Bids

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Lots of Cheap and Cheerful Material in
The Basingstoke Stamp Society Auction on Monday 6th June

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The Basingstoke Philatelic Society 80th Anniversary Pres Pack

Available from County Auctions at £11.50 including UK postage

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BDPS pres pack

Only 300 printed and over 230 already sold.

Sale 247 - Friday 26th February 2016

Sale closed, unsold lots available to buy

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Thousands of Great Britain, British Commonwealth and World to Buy Now at Auction Prices.
Sets, Singles, Errors, Varieties, Rarities, Booklets, Covers, Thematics.
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GB Booklets for Sale

Decimal Folded Booklets

Royal Mail Year Books

Other Booklets available - please ask

Large Gold Medal

£5 Orange Collection

The Best £5 Orange Collection in the World

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If a lot fails to satisfy, simply tell us why and return it in its original condition for a full refund.

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County is a well established Stamp Auction house and has been holding mail bid sales for over 20 years.  Our quality, accurate descriptions, efficient service and wide range of lots at realistic prices from just £5 to over £5,000 make stamp collecting through our postal auctions ideal for almost all stamp collectors.

We offer a safe, simple and economic way to enhance your stamp collection.  Join our 5000+ satisfied band of ordinary collectors, stamp dealers, stamp club and specialist philatelic society members.

While we are a Postal Auction, lots are available for public viewing at the Basingstoke Stamp Fairs.  Over 95% of our customers do not view and rely on our descriptions and estimates.  You can too. 

Customer satisfaction is important ‑ we want you to bid again and again.  For a fair deal, try us ‑ you have nothing to lose.  County is backed by over 40 years of integrity and fair dealing.

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We run stamp auctions, selling all world postage stamps, with Great Britain stamps, from Queen Victoria stamps to Machin stamps, British Commonwealth stamps and Foreign stamps.   We also sell Accessories, Airmails, Booklets, Cinderella, First Day Covers, Philatelic books, Postal History and Thematics (Topicals).

Stamp Collecting with County = Value for Money