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.

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