For all your British Commonwealth philatelic requirements (1840-1970)

Welcome to Purves Philatelics, the home of British Commonwealth stamps. We sell stamps from all British Commonwealth countries (except Great Britain) dated from 1840 to about 1980. Our catalogue comprises some 20,000+ items so we’re sure to have something to interest every collector. Why not browse our newest additions below or view our complete price list.

Customer feedback

“The Montserrat set arrived safely today, the quality is superb, many thanks!”

Mr Laurenc S, Bratislava

“Many thanks for the Malaya stamps, the quality is superb, service as usually excellent, thanks again.”

Mr Laurenc S, Bratislava

“I would like to tell you that I'm very satisfied about the quality of the stamps, the lead time and the convenient manner of transport.”

Mr Hans de N, Netherlands

“You have an excellent stock and highly competitive prices!”

Mr Oyvind H., Norway

“I am highly satisfied with the stamp which is well centred and looks fresh. Many thanks for your efficient fast and friendly service.”

Mr Federico V, Italy


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