We regret there will be no Cartophilic Convention this year. The decision has been made on grounds of safety and of health. It may turn out that coronavirus has been entirely defeated by October. Or it may not. A large proportion of our collecting f
We have had a request for further information off one of our frequent book buyers. What they really need to find are details of the additional documents that the handbooks refer to e.g. “AAB-XXX” for A&BC cards. They don’t know what these
Calling all fans of the popular BBC TV Series "Antiques Roadshow". It is being filmed in IPSWICH on Sunday, 26th July, 2020 at Christchurch Mansion, Soane St, Ipswich IP4 2BE read more at ; Antiques Roadshow Christchurch Mansion If you nev
Two years in the making, this week`s featured book is the North American Reference Book This contains all C19th tobacco insert series, including special printed albums and banners but not photographic issues, pins and silks. There are in total 357
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Auction News & Views
We are delighted to see more auction houses returning, some even with viewing facilities, though actual sales remain online. Anyway here are a few catalogues for you to look at!
Greetings to everyone in Ireland. We have not been to Mullens – Laurel Park before so it is great to feature you and your sale on the 11th. Its their Collectors Cabinet Sale. The card lots are HERE on page 6 but the entire catalogue can be viewed at https://www.mullenslaurelpark.com/auctions/1002/GEN
Calling all cricket card collectors. There is a huge two day sale of memorabilia including rare cards at Knights Sporting Auctions of Norwich on two days the 11th and 12th of this month. So not long to look or decide. Their catalogue can be found online here https://knights.co.uk/catalogue.php – and it can also be downloaded.
thats it! I`m off to start perusing a few more catalogues ….
Don’t forget, if you spot cards or cartophilic items in any non card specialist auction catalogues you receive, or have any tales to tell about any unusual lots you buy, please contact us HERE
send us your wants lists (or reply to posted lists) using our contact form – found by clicking HERE let’s start with :
African Tobacco Manufacturers : Postage Stamps Rarest Varieties – anyone willing to make a checklist of all 100 cards ?
wanted – a range of modern Everton cards. Check the whole list at After Everton
looking for a Kelloggs 3D animal series card, ‘crocodile’ a fairly modern card, about 1970.
Although I’m after various other odds, this one seems to be the longest
outstanding card i need to complete my set.