Two ‘firsts’ for the Royal

Press Release from RPSL

February 14, 2020

Carrying the mail by railroad

Press Release from RPSL

February 10, 2020

Queen Victoria, is the most famous philatelic effigy!

With good reason: hers was the first one! The first stamp, the “penny black”, was issued in 1840 during her reign. So, it makes perfect sense that her portrait was on it. What’s more, the British Empire was at its peak. That’s all it took to ensure that Queen Victoria would become the most emblematic figure of stamp collecting. Queen Victoria had such an impact on her times that they were renamed the “Victorian Era”.

January 29, 2020

The hotel posts of Egypt

Press release from RPSL

January 7, 2020

Gems from the South East

Press release from RPSL

January 6, 2020

75 years of the Battle of the Bulge, a duty of remembrance…

It is already 75 years since one of the most famous battles of the Second World War, the Battle of the Bulge, took place. During the winter of 1944-1945, this battle marked an important turning point in the Allied victory over the Germans. On this occasion, Post Luxembourg issues a commemorative block. We wanted to take up some important elements of this decisive battle in the fields of philately and cartophilia.

December 26, 2019

Extensive display of Tasmania

Press release from RPSL

December 23, 2019

Are you still looking for the ideal present for your family and friends?

Whether you're looking for a vinyl, LEGO®, a comic strip, a figurine, a stamp or a postcard...you’re sure to find a gift that will make them very happy among the millions of collection items available on Delcampe.

December 5, 2019

The Queen opens new RPSL headquarters

Press release from RPSL

December 4, 2019

Samuel Taylor and the Boston gang

Samuel Taylor, the Boston gang’s leader, is known as "The Master Grafter". He is known to be one of America's greatest counterfeiters. Discover this con man who was not lacking in audacity!

October 30, 2019

The first stamps of Switzerland (1843-1848)

Do you know the first Swiss issues? They are linked to the various cantons of the country.

October 17, 2019

The Orval series

Charity stamps are well known to collectors. Some stamps have been overpriced to sponsor a good cause. The reconstruction of Orval Abbey in Belgium therefore owes a great deal to philately.

September 5, 2019