The Stamp Center opened for business on August 4, 1979, and since then has enjoyed rapid growth and expansion, including the acquisition of Dutch Country Auctions in 1983. As a result of this growth and the addition of Dutch Country (which dates back to the 1950's) a comprehensive selection of services covering the ENTIRE philatelic, numismatic, and related fields are offered to a worldwide clientele. Our professional staff has a wide and varied background with years of experience and whether you are a private collector, estate executor, dealer or institution you can expect expert counseling, personal service and rely on our reputation for integrity and trust. We hold six public auctions each year (featuring approximately 1700 lots/sale, offering singles to multiple box lots), six Silent Bid Board Coin Auctions each year (308 lots/sale) and daily Buy It Now U.S. & WW Stamps (891 lots). We also have an eBay store (thestampcenter) were you can find extensive, hard to find supplements, a vast array of philatelic supplies, stamps, covers, postcards, etc. for auction or as Buy It Now. Stop in our store to find all you philatelic/numismatic supplies or browse our collections. We also shop or pay for auction purchases at our webstore. Are you the recepient of an inherited stamp or coin collection? It can be daunting knowing were to turn. Let us help. We offer FREE APPRAISALS. Call or email us for an appointment. During your visit, we will evaluate the collection and direct you on the best way to sell it - either through outright purchase or in one of our public auctions. Call or email us for more information on our auction process. Whether you are a collector, dealer or have inherited a collection - we are here for you! We look forward to doing business with you.