British Commonwealth Stamps

Image Country SG No. Set Description Qty Cond. Was Now  
British Antarctic Territory 34w   10p on 2/- violet & orange sepia with Wmk inverted. 1 UMM £475.00 £380.00
Cyprus 99   45pi dull purple & ultramarine. 1 LMM £175.00 £140.00
Cyprus 101   £1 purple & black/red. 1 LMM £925.00 £740.00
  Malayan States ~ Perak 115   25c dull purple & scarlet 1 UMM £33.00 £26.40
Singapore 38/52 Is a set 1955 Definitives 15 UMM £78.00 £62.40

Welcome to Purves Philatelics

You have reached the home of British Commonwealth stamps - Purves Philatelics. We sell stamps from all British Commonwealth countries (except Great Britain) dated 1840 to about 1980.


“Thank you for the package of Falkland Island Dependencies stamps which arrived safely yesterday. Very impressive, as usual.”

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20% off any items under £100

New Additions

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