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All Nations Stamp and Coin
We are a full service collectables store in Vancouver, B.C. helping collectors since 1949 – for 75 years. 

Brian Grant Duff, owner and auctioneer, is remembering 40 years in the business. 1984 – read the first instalment here.

We hold an online auction every week starting at noon on saturday. You can view and bid online

The auction’s latest bids are updated every wednesday and friday morning and the opening bids are updated on Saturday morningsubscribe to our auction updates

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We offer appraisal services – see selling your collection

We are active buyers of all collectables and accept consignments for our auctions.

Contact: 604 684 4613 collect@direct.ca
North America toll free: 1-877 378 4541

Thanks for visiting and we hope to inspire collectors everywhere

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All Nations store will be open by appointment only on Tuesday to Saturday from 10 am to 5 pm.
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Brian 604-684-4613
or cell 604-726-4515

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We send out latest bids on Wednesday and Friday mornings

Our 1,450th Milestone auction 

on 16th March 2024 brought $104% of presale estimates. Over 200 different bidders from across the globe participated. The 75th anniversary sale fell on the 75th day of the year.
See the Prices Realized here


A newly rediscovered unused 1860 5c Connell brought $6655

There are no buyer’s premiums or credit card fees in All Nations’ weekly auctions.
See the Prices Realized here

Collectables
We auction collectables of all kinds.
Stamps, very rare stamps, covers, cancels, freaks, error stamps, postal history, postcards, RPPC, photographs, historic documents, autographs, artist-signed stamp design booklets, concert programs, memorabilia, ancient coins, ancient Greek coins, Roman coins, modern Canadian coins, world coins, numismatic tokens, bank notes, paper money, medals, medallions, hockey cards, trading cards, British Columbia history, Canadian historical items..

We often feature stamps/covers supporting Ukraine, (each Lot marked *)
The net proceeds are donated to Ukraine Humanitarian Relief

All Nations offered  Gerald Wellburn’s 45 page album in our 2020 auctions. See the full album as we posted:  1858 Fraser River Gold Rush

All Nations and Canada Stamp Finder brokered the sale of the finest of two known pairs of the 170 year old 12d Black, for $165,000 in August 2021. This pair is illustrated in Howes’ Canada handbook and has previously graced the Pack, Adler, Jephcott, Leggett, Hillmer, and Cantor collections.
12d Black Pair sold 2021
See Canadian Coins News: Rare used 12-penny black pair brings $165K used $3 Jubilee stamp, which was tied by a Winnipeg cancel and sold for $708 on a $400 estimate.[/caption]

Read CSN article here


Exceptional Items from our Auctions
Canada Proof 1997 Robert Davidson Raven 1/2oz $200 Gold #02871
Realized $2150 Canada Proof 1997 Robert Davidson Raven 1/2oz $200 Gold #02871 Lot 203 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024
Canada #8 Fine Mint HR OG 1857 1/2d Rose
Realized $550 Lot 25 Canada #8 Fine Mint HR OG 1857 1/2d Rose, bend $1400 Auction 1466 on 7th July 2024
Canada #155P-159P VF 1928/29 Plate Proofs (5 diff)
Realized $412 Canada #155P-159P VF 1928/29 Plate Proofs $1700 (5 diff) Lot 48 in our auction Saturday 1st June 2024
Patricia Airways #CL20 1926 Flight Cover $1000
Realized $613 Patricia Airways #CL20 1926 Flight Cover $1000. Lot 62 in our auction Saturday 13th April 2024
Canada #7 VF Used 1855 10d Cartier $2400
Realized $907 Canada #7 VF Used 1855 10d Cartier $2400 Lot 17 in our auction Saturday 13th April 2024
G.B./Colonial Cda XF 1863 Die I QV Gold Sovereign, legend doubling
Realized $900 G.B./Colonial Cda XF 1863 Die I QV Gold Sovereign, legend doubling Lot 206 in our auction Saturday 6th April 2024
Canada ANACS MS60 1948 George VI Voyageur Silver $1
Sold for $3,101 in All Nations' 1,450th Auction Saturday 16th March 2024 Canada ANACS MS60 1948 George VI Voyageur Silver $1 Lot 205
Canada #64 Fine Magenta CDS Used 1897 $4 Jubilee Block, ll adh $3200
Realized $1,760 Canada #64 Fine Magenta CDS Used 1897 $4 Jubilee Block, ll adh $3200 Lot 59 in our Milestone 1,450th auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #BC-28S one of only 48 known 1937 $1000 Specimen
Realized $7,500 Canada #BC-28S one of only 48 known 1937 $1000 Specimen Lot 222 in our 1,450th auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #20ii VG Unused 2c Stitch Watermark, two known $3500
Realized $1,650 Canada #20ii VG Unused 2c Stitch Watermark, two known $3500 Lot 33 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024 #RareStampAuction #AllNationsStampAndCoin
Cda #OX2 Fine+ Mint 1902 QV Bluish Paper Block $2000
Sold for $880 Cda #OX2 Fine+ Mint 1902 QV Bluish Paper Block, lt bend in 2 $2000 Lot 102 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #O9a Fine Never Hinged LL Missing Period Variety Pl 1 Blk $2400
Brought $787 Cda #O9a Fine Never Hinged LL Missing Period Variety Pl 1 Blk $2400 Lot 100 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
B.C. #3 Fine Blue Victoria 35 Used 1865 5c Imperf, ex Calder
Realized $3,792 B.C. #3 Fine Blue Victoria 35 Used 1865 5c Imperf, ex Calder $5000 Lot 113 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Nfld #12 abt Fine Unu 1860 4d, 1956 B.P.A. Certificate $2000+
Brought $715 Newfoundland #12 abt Fine Unu 1860 4d, 1956 B.P.A. Certificate $2000+ Lot 134 in our Milestone auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #31 Fine 23 Mar 1869 Used 1c Laid Paper LQ, P.F. Cert.
Realized $1210 in All Nations' 1,450th Auction Saturday 16th March 2024 Canada #31 Fine 23 Mar 1869 Used 1c Laid Paper LQ, thin, P.F. Cert. Lot 45
Nova Scotia #6 Fine Used 1857 1/- Shade, ex Calder $3500
Realized $1620 Nova Scotia #6 Fine Used 1857 1/- Shade, ex Calder $3500 Lot 150 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
P.E.I. #1 c Fine Mint HR 1861 2d Perf by Imperf, ex Jarrett $3750
Realized $605 P.E.I. #1 c Fine Mint HR 1861 2d Perf by Imperf, ex Jarrett $3750 Lot 152 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #217P-227P VF 1935 George V Plate Proof Pairs Set
Brought $1,100 Canada #217P-227P VF 1935 George V Plate Proof Pairs Set $3600 Lot 81 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #85a VF Unused 1898 2c Map Imperforate Pair
Sold for $500 Canada #85a VF Unused 1898 2c Map Imperforate Pair $700 Lot 68 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #77d VF Unu 1899 2c Die II Imperf single, 500 made
Brought $500 Canada #77d VF Unu 1899 2c Die II Imperf single, 500 made, $750 Lot 66 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #75vi VF Unused 1898 1c Imperforate Pair, 600 made
Sold for $550 Canada #75vi VF Unused 1898 1c Imperforate Pair, 600 made, $900 Lot 65 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Dietz & Nelsons Victoria Blue Paid & Post Office Oval Paste up Cover
Realized $550 Dietz & Nelsons Victoria Blue Paid & Post Office Oval Paste up Cover Lot 107 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Canada #9 Fine+ 4-ring London 19 Used 1857 7.5d QV shade $2000
Realized $880 in All Nations' 1,450th Auction Saturday 16th March 2024 Canada #9 Fine+ 4-ring London 19 Used 1857 7.5d QV shade $2000 Lot 22
Liechtenstein #115 VFNH 1934 5Fr Agricultural Exhibition S/S US$2250
Realized $600 in our 1,450th auction Saturday 16th March 2024 Liechtenstein #115 VFNH 1934 5Fr Agricultural Exhibition S/S US$2250 Lot 192
James I 1603-1625 Silver 30.16g 60 Shillings
Realized $2222 James I 1603-1625 Silver 30.16g 60 Shillings, sml crack Lot 214 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Patricia Airways #CL21a VF Mint 1926 Red Lake Ovpt
Realized $1650 Patricia Airways #CL21a VF Mint 1926 Red Lake Ovpt $3500 Lot 91 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
G.B. #73 Fine+ Mint HR 1876 8d QV Plate 7, trifle perf cc
Realized $825 G.B. #73 Fine+ Mint HR 1876 8d QV Plate 7, trifle perf cc US$2150 Lot 177 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Barnard’s Express Unused Envelope on Wellburn page
Realized $550 Barnard’s Express Unused Envelope on Wellburn page Lot 109 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024
Newfoundland #3 VF Mint HR 1857 3d Triangle
Realized $600 Newfoundland #3 VF Mint HR 1857 3d Triangle $1400 Lot 132 in our auction Saturday 16th March 2024