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The Raffles Collection | Part 2

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Stamps at Baldwin’s

Combining Baldwin’s expertise in auctions with Stanley Gibbon’s reputation as Royal Warrant holders in the field of philately, we are uniquely placed to provide exceptional, end-to-end service for stamp collectors everywhere. Every Baldwin’s philatelic auction is curated and estimated by the Stanley Gibbons experts based here on the Strand, to ensure we consistently offer the most remarkable items and the most rewarding experience.


We specialise in

1840 1d Black MC

Great Britain

The unique and eclectic designs are one of the main reasons why Great Britain stamps are so enthusiastically sought after by collectors of all levels of experience. From rare and famous examples such as the Penny Black – the world’s first adhesive postal stamp – to stamps depicting the reigns of British monarchs dating back to Queen Victoria, there are always fascinating opportunities for collectors at our auctions.

Grenada 2 1/2D


Covering territories once part of the British Empire, these stamps reflect the diverse stories and key milestones of nations. Whether it's specialised and rare items or complete collections, each lot represents a slice of Commonwealth heritage. Baldwin’s auctions are a haven for philatelists looking to expand their collections with Stamps or Postal History.

Revenue Medicine Tax


From definitive stamps to commemorative issues, the range of stamps to explore and collect from around the world makes for some captivating auctions here at Baldwin’s. Depicting everything from a country’s rulers to iconic displays of their culture and society, the world of international philately offers a wealth of history, art and stories.

Upcoming Stamp Auctions

Auction #S24003
Open for Bidding

The Raffles Collection | Part 2

22 Apr 9:00amUTC
Auction #S24009
Taking consignments

Great Britain

22 May 9:00amUTC

Philatelic Specialists

Dr Philip Kinns
Emeritus Director of Philately
Scott Bradley
Head of Great Britain
Andrew Mansi
Senior Commonwealth Sales Specialist
Rob Smith
Commonwealth Specialist
Dickon Pollard
Senior Philatelist
Paul Mathews
Senior Philatelist
Mike Kimberley
Specialist Auction Describer
Oscar Young
Gabriel Gold
Junior Philatelist
Michael Barrell
GB Sales Consultant
George James
Philatelic Consultant

Auctions Team

Jordan Connelley
Head of Auctions Operations
Joe Sperrin
Auctions Operations Assistant
Edward Barrow
Auction Manager
Andrew Ellis
Auctions Operations Assistant
Shahzaib Quadri
Accounts Controller

Auction Achievements


CYPRUS: 1923 £1 purple and black on red, broken

SOLD FOR £7,800

double crown

Commonwealth (1649-1660), Double Crown

SOLD FOR £20,400

Pokemon TCG - Skyridge Master Set- Complete Set

Pokemon TCG - Skyridge Master Set- Complete Set

SOLD FOR £19,200

The Hedley Pitt Heroes

The Hedley Pitt Heroes

SOLD FOR £26,400


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From your first conversations with our specialist team to the auction itself, we ensure that selling with us is simple and reassuring – with the kind of expert advice and dedicated service that has made Baldwin’s the first choice for so many generations of collectors.

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Whatever kind of item that interests you, every Baldwin’s auction experience is designed with collectors in mind – with every catalogue and sale curated and coordinated by our leading experts in both traditional and emerging fields of collectibles.

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