US and Worldwide Stamps, Covers, Collections, and Postal History

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Weekly Auctions!

Weekly Auctions!

We are proud to introduce our weekly auctions!¬† Starting October 28th, and ending each Sunday, Emerald Ventures will offer 125+ lots for auction. Lots include United States and worldwide singles, sets, covers, face value lots, collections, accumulations, and more! For the past few weeks and […]

Pair of #1s Up This Week

Pair of #1s Up This Week

Thousands of dollars of US Face Value, Scott #1 from the United States and Great Britain, beautiful Federal Ducks, and the third group of India used in Burma postal history. All this and more beginning at 6 PM EST this Sunday. While in our auction […]

Beautiful Proofs & Essays

Beautiful Proofs & Essays

One of the highlights this week is a stunning plate block of 12 #153P3, a gorgeous plate proof on India paper. This is one of a handful of amazing proof and essay blocks we have for sale. We will also have the second group of […]

India Used in Burma This Weekend

India Used in Burma This Weekend

The highlight this week is the first group of an advanced postal history collection of India used Burma, which will be split across the next ten auctions. Each group features postal history from several towns arranged in alphabetical order with extensive information, Proud types, etc. […]

Worldwide Revenues, Face Value, and More

Worldwide Revenues, Face Value, and More

Hundreds of worldwide revenue stamps, thousands in face value and more $5 Hamiltons than you will ever need are up for auction this week. Also 160+ other lots including some wonderful US & worldwide stamps and covers. As always if you want to consign some […]

Mulready Stationery this week

Mulready Stationery this week

A beautiful example of Mulready Stationery is up for auction this week, an interesting piece with a great backstory. This stationery was released at the same time as the Penny Black, with many thinking that it would outsell the stamp considering the convenience and beauty […]

Happy New Year! Also, an auction this Sunday

Happy New Year! Also, an auction this Sunday

We’ve been trying to think of the best way to start the New Year, and we think we’ve got it – Head on over to our auctions page and bid on this Sunday’s auction! We’ve got Duck Stamps, we’ve got thousands in face value, there […]

Interesting Usage of #7

Interesting Usage of #7

Thousands of dollars of CV Officials, Full Sheets of China, plenty of plate blocks to go around and more beginning at 6 PM EST this Sunday. While in our auction section check out our upcoming auctions, look through thousands of pictures, and bid on hundreds […]

Guam Official, US Classics, & More

Guam Official, US Classics, & More

Less than 20 of these Guam Official covers are known to exist, but that number used to be far lower. Stuart was the Superintendent of Postal Service on Guam, and until his estate came to market only one of these covers was known to exist, […]

Bid on Brazil and more

Bid on Brazil and more

We hope that as your food digests you’ve got time to look through our auction! This Sunday¬†we’ve got Brazil, we’ve got China, Caroline Islands, Disney, and more. 156 lots of philatelic treasures plus thousands of dollars of face value await, beginning at 6 PM EST […]

Dollar Columbians and More

Dollar Columbians and More

Bid now of 157 lots of stamps and more!This Sunday we’ve got Mint $1, $2, &$3 Columbians, Duck Stamps, Face Value and more. 157 lots of philatelic treasures plus thousands of dollars of face value await, beginning at 6 PM EST this Sunday. While in our […]


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Our Next Catalog Auction

Our Next Catalog Auction

We are proud to announce our next catalog auction which will take place on Sunday, October 20th, 2019. The catalogs have been mailed out, so if you haven’t received one, please contact us ASAP. You can view all lots by clicking on the “Auctions” tab above.

We are very excited for the over 700 lots we have ready for viewing. There is a wealth of British Commonwealth, a memorable group of Lincoln memorabilia (including three autographs), and lot of other interesting lots.

Bidding will be online only, but we will be at the store on the 19th and 20th for viewing. We will not be taking live bids, but are happy to assist you at the shop (5315 Lakeside Avenue, Richmond, VA) on auction day. We will set you up with a computer or on your phone and help you get logged in for bidding.

We are still collecting consignments for our next catalog auction, which we hope to have before next summer, as well as our Postal History Auction, as well as our weekly auctions.