Highlights This Week & News

Julia Maesa AD 218-225 2.38g Silver Denarius w/ Puducitia

Julia Maesa AD 218-225 2.38g Silver Denarius w/ Puducitia Lot 213 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Heligoland 27 Aug 1897 5pf S.S. Cobra Paquebot Postcard to Bohemia

Heligoland 27 Aug 1897 5pf S.S. Cobra Paquebot Postcard to Bohemia Lot 144 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Snowbirds 24 Nov 2002 48c dozen signed Grey Cup Flypast Cover

Snowbirds 24 Nov 2002 48c dozen signed Grey Cup Flypast Cover Lot 65 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

British Columbia #7 Fine Unu 1867 3d Blue wing margin

British Columbia #7 Fine Unu 1867 3d Blue wing margin $100 Lot 81 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Canada #294 1 Mar 1950 50c Registered Saskatoon Airmail FDC

Canada #294 1 Mar 1950 50c Registered Saskatoon Airmail FDC Lot 51 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Alberta VG+ 1935 $1 Prosperity Certificate w/ 103 back stamps

Alberta VG+ 1935 $1 Prosperity Certificate w/ 103 back stamps $286 Lot 215 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Sir Samuel Tilley (Father of Confederation) signed 1868 Ottawa letter

Sir Samuel Tilley (Father of Confederation) signed 1868 Ottawa letter Lot 24 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Diocletian as Senior Augustus AD 305-312 26mm 8.8g AE Follis

Diocletian as Senior Augustus AD 305-312 26mm 8.8g AE Follis Lot 214 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Canada #2951i VFNH 2016 $1.80 signed Steve Yzerman

Canada #2951i VFNH 2016 $1.80 signed Steve Yzerman $180 Lot 69 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Australia, New Guinea 26 Jun 31 Jul 1934 mixed franked Gibbons FFC

Australia, New Guinea 26 Jun 31 Jul 1934 mixed franked Gibbons FFC Lot 11 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

New Guinea #O1-O9 1925/29 Official Set w/ 6d shade (10)

New Guinea #O1-O9 1925/29 Official Set w/ 6d shade US$278 (10) Lot 166 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Canada #726ii VFNH 1979/81 $1 Fundy Kiss Print w/ normal

Canada #726ii VFNH 1979/81 $1 Fundy Kiss Print w/ normal $350 Lot 57 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

Argentina 24 Aug 2023 Ukraine Support Maxicard #2/4* (last one)

Argentina 24 Aug 2023 Ukraine Support Maxicard #2/4* (last one) Lot 6 in our auction Saturday 20th July 2024

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

Philippines 24 Aug 2023 Ukraine Support Maxicard #5/7 (last one)*

Philippines 24 Aug 2023 Ukraine Support Maxicard #5/7 (last one)* Lot 163 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Canada #1639 Never Hinged 1997 45c Dramatic Misperf

Canada #1639 Never Hinged 1997 45c Dramatic Misperf Lot 68 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Wells Fargo 9 Jan 1864 Victoria/San Francisco redirected Cover

Wells Fargo 9 Jan 1864 Victoria/San Francisco redirected Cover Lot 88 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Australia/N.Z. 21 Mar 1934 mixed franked Trans-Tasman Flight Cover

Australia/N.Z. 21 Mar 1934 mixed franked Trans-Tasman Flight Cover Lot 8 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Antiochos VIII Epiphanes 121-96 BC Seleucid Pieria 7g AE18

Antiochos VIII Epiphanes 121-96 BC Seleucid Pieria 7g AE18 Lot 201 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Cow and Calf Roundup Unu Macfarlane John Innes colour Postcard

Cow & Calf Roundup Unu Macfarlane John Innes colour Postcard Lot 118 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Canada #221P VF 1935 5c George V Plate Proof, 800 made

Canada #221P VF 1935 5c George V Plate Proof, 800 made, $100 Lot 56 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Claudius 41-54 AD Roman Provincial Phoenicia Berytus 16g AE24

Claudius 41-54 AD Roman Provincial Phoenicia Berytus 16g AE24 Lot 209 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Yukon Airways #CL42 13 Apr 1928 27c Whitehorse/Carcross FFC

Yukon Airways #CL42 13 Apr 1928 27c Whitehorse/Carcross FFC $65 Lot 80 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Canada #1534ii VFNH 1994 52c Unissued Christmas

Canada #1534ii VFNH 1994 52c Unissued Christmas $200 Lot 67 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

G.B. #2 Fine Black M/C Used 1840 2d Blue

G.B. #2 Fine Black M/C Used 1840 2d Blue US$950 Lot 132 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

New Hazelton, B.C. Unu G.T.R. Real Photo Postcard

New Hazelton, B.C. Unu G.T.R. Real Photo Postcard Lot 98 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

U.S.A. #405 1912 1c La Republique Airship colour Postcard

U.S.A. #405 1912 1c La Republique Airship colour Postcard Lot 187 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Canada #59 F/VF Unused 1897 20c Jubilee

Canada #59 F/VF Unused 1897 20c Jubilee $325 Lot 38 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

U.S.A. P#338c VG 1899 $1 Silver Certificate

U.S.A. P#338c VG 1899 $1 Silver Certificate Lot 215 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024

Guy Lafleur signed #2950i VFNH 2016 $1.80 Stamp Card

Guy Lafleur signed #2950i VFNH 2016 $1.80 Stamp Card $180 Lot 75 in our auction Saturday 13th July 2024
2007 at All Nations and The Bay

2007 at All Nations and The Bay

In 2007 Vancouver 2010 Olympic coin program began. The Bay and the Mint were Olympic sponsors but I was not an authorized Olympic coin dealer. Even though Vanoc workers were buying Vancouver 2010 coins from us, the Olympic brand demanded we stop selling Vancouver 2010, and all other Olympic coins. As a longtime Mint coin seller and Bay associate, I kicked up a fuss, then complied since our lawyer clients advised the Olympics would break me

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2006 at the Bay and All Nations

2006 at the Bay and All Nations

Memories from 40 years in the stamp and coin businessby Brian Grant Duff 2006 at the Bay and All Nations Discovered a Columbia Mission label and cover which Jack Wallace acquired. Jack was a lifelong collector of stamps and postal history, specializing in the...

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2005 at the Bay and All Nations

2005 at the Bay and All Nations

Memories from 40 years in the stamp and coin businessby Brian Grant Duff 2005 at the Bay and All Nations Jim Hennok, our old Queen Street East dealer neighbour in Toronto, died. He was an avid collector, and expert marksman, who left everything to his employees. I...

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2004 at the Bay and All Nations

2004 at the Bay and All Nations

Memories from 40 years in the stamp and coin business by Brian Grant Duff When watch repair moved, we were able to take their adjacent space and begin bidboard auctions at our downtown Bay location. Jurgen Gothe was an occasional client who bought coins as gifts. CBC...

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2003 at All Nations and the Bay

2003 at All Nations and the Bay

Memories from 40 years in the stamp and coin businessby Brian Grant Duff 2003 at All Nations and the Bay Coin and Stamp department Auctioned the Blair Henshaw Aids awareness collection. It was donated to Simon Fraser University by the buyer. Blair Henshaw There is a...

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