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Auctions from the Polar Postal History Society of Great Britain on eBay offer Postal History and philately from the Arctic and Antarctic from many polar collecting areas featured. Items are submitted by members of the society but all collectors can bid. The PHSGB receives 10% of the net proceeds!

October PPHSGB Online Auction Starts October 17th!

The second online auction of the society will start on October 17th between 17.00 and 17.30 UK time and finish on October 27th between 17.00 and 17.30. As a new eBay account the number of lots is still limited to 10 items this month but it is another interesting selection with stationery from Scott's Discovery expedition, a signed postcard from Fridtjof Nansen and several better Falkland Islands and British Antarctic Expedition covers! The auction lots can be seen on the slideshow and gallery below.

The seller name for the society is polarpostalhistoryauction and the auction lots can be seen on the slideshow above and the gallery below. Remember that the Polar Postal History Society receives 10% of the proceeds.

Click here or on the eBay logo to view items on the auction.

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  • Falkland Dependency cover South Orkney set 1946
    Falkland Dependency cover South Orkney set 1946
  • Falkland Dependency cover ships 1963 Otter Flight
    Falkland Dependency cover ships 1963 Otter Flight
  • British Antarctic Territory 1965 RRS SHACKLETON
    British Antarctic Territory 1965 RRS SHACKLETON
  • BAT 1970 ADELAIDE ISLAND SIGNED cover
    BAT 1970 ADELAIDE ISLAND SIGNED cover
  • Falkland Islands 1973 LINDBLAD EXPLORER
    Falkland Islands 1973 LINDBLAD EXPLORER
  • SHACKLETON HMS ENDURANCE ship SOUTH GEORGIA 1984
    SHACKLETON HMS ENDURANCE ship SOUTH GEORGIA 1984
  • Falkland Dependency SOUTH GEORGIA 1984
    Falkland Dependency SOUTH GEORGIA 1984
  • Falkland Dependency SOUTH GEORGIA 1984
    Falkland Dependency SOUTH GEORGIA 1984
  • Fridtjof Nansen Signed Postcard 1907
    Fridtjof Nansen Signed Postcard 1907
  • Fridtjof Nansen Signed Postcard 1907
    Fridtjof Nansen Signed Postcard 1907
  • Fridtjof Nansen Signed Postcard 1907
    Fridtjof Nansen Signed Postcard 1907
  • Fridtjof Nansen Crossing Greenland Postcard
    Fridtjof Nansen Crossing Greenland Postcard
  • Fridtjof Nansen Crossing Greenland Postcard
    Fridtjof Nansen Crossing Greenland Postcard
  • Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
    Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
  • Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
    Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
  • Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
    Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
  • Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901
    Captain Scott Discovery Antarctic Expedition 1901

First PPHSGB Online Auction  22nd September 2019

The first online auction finished on 22nd September and the results showed strong demand for polar postal material. Of the ten items listed all sold. There were one hundred and four bids and eight winning bidders. The total value of the auction was £1149. Auction items and final prices can be seen on the images below.

Due to the popularity of this initial auction a new auction is planned for next month, provisionally starting on 17th October. 

  • British Antarctic Expedition Postmaster Terra Nova
    British Antarctic Expedition Postmaster Terra Nova Sold for £410
  • British Antarctic Expedition Postmaster Terra Nova
    British Antarctic Expedition Postmaster Terra Nova Sold for £410
  • Swedish Antarctic Nordenskjöld Expedition Rescue
    Swedish Antarctic Nordenskjöld Expedition Rescue Sold for £196
  • Swedish Antarctic Nordenskjöld Expedition Rescue
    Swedish Antarctic Nordenskjöld Expedition Rescue Sold for £196
  • Richard Byrd Arctic Expeditions 1925 and 1926
    Richard Byrd Arctic Expeditions 1925 and 1926 Sold for £123
  • Richard Byrd Arctic Expeditions 1925 and 1926
    Richard Byrd Arctic Expeditions 1925 and 1926 Sold for £123
  • Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Panama
    Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Panama Sold for £64.62
  • Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Panama
    Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Panama Sold for £64.62
  • Antarctic Explorer Charles Wilkes Original CDV
    Antarctic Explorer Charles Wilkes Original CDV Sold for £44
  • Antarctic Explorer Charles Wilkes Original CDV
    Antarctic Explorer Charles Wilkes Original CDV Sold for £44
  • Postcard Grytviken Whaling Station South Georgia
    Postcard Grytviken Whaling Station South Georgia Sold for £52.09
  • Postcard Grytviken Whaling Station South Georgia
    Postcard Grytviken Whaling Station South Georgia Sold for £52.09
  • Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg
    Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg Sold for £192.88
  • Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg
    Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg Sold for £192.88
  • Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg
    Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg Sold for £192.88
  • Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg
    Royal Geographical Society Explorer Skottsberg Sold for £192.88
  • Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Bjaaland
    Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Bjaaland Sold for £6.50
  • Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Bjaaland
    Amundsen South Pole Expedition Postcard Bjaaland Sold for £6.50
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009
    South Georgia Shackleton Definitives 2009 Sold for £29
  • Southern Venturer Antarctic Whaling Vessel Cover
    Southern Venturer Antarctic Whaling Vessel Cover Sold for £16