Specialist Coins, Stamps, Postcards, Cigarette Cards & Banknotes Auctions
We hold these Specialist Auctions two to three times a year and they are one of the largest, well attended auctions in the region, offering single items of value as well as large British and World collections. We have a huge database of trade buyers and private collectors who follow these Sales, alongside our Live internet bidding facilities.
Our Stamps Valuer, Phil Hughes is available by appointment weekly in the Saleroom on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays between 10am and 4pm.
We have a number of specialist valuers who cover the Coins, Postcards, Trade & Cigarette Cards and Banknotes department and we hold many Valuation and Appraisal Days at the Auction Gallery and around the region, by appointment. For a list of forthcoming valuation events please see our Valuation Days page for further details.
Specialist Valuer Phil Hughes B.A.(Hons)
Artist, Philatelist and Cactophile, Phil Hughes is a member of Sheffield Philatelic Society and has had a lifelong interest in stamps.
A rare 1841 Gold Sovereign
Sold at Sheffield Auction Gallery for £7,700 in 2016
Whether you're thinking of selling or buying, we advise on individual items and large collections.
A Mint Run of Consecutive £20 Banknotes
Recently Sold for £4,700
A rare 1847 Victoria Gothic Crown
Sold at Sheffield Auction Gallery for £1,400 in 2015
Collections of Local Interest Postcards always welcome
An Oliver Cromwell Halfcrown, 1658. A pleasing coin F/GF (but flan crack). Strong portrait.
Sold at Sheffield Auction Gallery for £1,850 in 2017
If you are not able to attend one of these days in person you are welcome to bring items in into the Saleroom on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 4pm, where we accept items for the team to appraise and advise.
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We produce illustrated, glossy, colour, printed catalogues for these auctions, catalogues are listed fully illustrated on our website and they are listed on many specialist auction sites such as the-saleroom.com, Lotzone, Invaluable and UKAuctioneers.com: notifications are also mailed to our comprehensive databases of both Trade and Private buyers. They are also advertised within the Local, National and Trade press and other publications.
These sales are held Live in real time on the internet with a webcam facility to enable buyers to watch and bid at the sales without being present in the saleroom, this service is offered through www.the-saleroom.com.
Our specialist valuers are available in the Saleroom, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 10am to 4pm, for free pre-auction appraisals and advice. We also hold regular Specialist 'Fine Arts & Antiques' Valuation Days in the Saleroom by appointment.