Special Telephone Bidding  

Traditional Phone Bidding



What's New

July 31st Public Auction in New York City    

     Harmers International, Inc. of  New York will hold their next Public Auction on Tuesday, July 31st, 2018, at the Collectors Club in New York City.  The auction will begin at 1pm. 

An eclectic 500-lot worldwide action - Highlights include:

·         The very rare U.S. twentieth century Photographic Essays.

·         U.S. stamps and postal history with 38 lots of the 1847 issue.

·         British & Foreign including:

         The Richard Maisel British America.

        The William Faissler Australia.

        The Artur Lurbs Collection of India and Postal History. 

·          Persia

·            And 41 lots of Harmers' famous Collections and Various.

 Viewing is available at:

 •The Collectors Club in New York City  - July 30th  10am to 6pm 

   The Collectors Club in New York City  - July 31st   10am to end of auction  

 • By Appointment (call 914.962.6900)


  You are welcome to personally attend the auction, held at the Historic Collectors Club, 22 East 35th Street in New York City 10016 or bid on-line through Stamp Auction Network.

                        The Auction begins at 1pm EST









Current News

Harmers on the Move

     Keith Harmer will be attending various New England Stamp Shows

 - call 914.962.6900 to meet with him.


August West Coast Florida - By Appointment

Brandon Harmer is in Chicago call 212.532.3700 or 312.809.8098

We are always willing to make arrangements to view your collection at your home or work location



We have several other trips penciled in, so feel free to call – we would love to see you.




Recent Events

Consignments are arriving for our Next Auction - call now

                    Mr. Keith Harmer has begun accepting consignments for his next Auction.  Early consignments are particularly encouraged for large or complex collections.  Please contact our offices at 212.532.3700  for more information or to schedule an appointment.   If you are in Europe - contact our London Office at (01144) 020 79893700 we will be happy to assist.  Please note that meetings at our London Office are by appointment only.

Harmer Family News

  Generations of collectors put their trust in the Harmer Family. 

Mauritius Rediscovered by Robert Beech, the Curator of the British Library Philatelic Collections describes the key role the Harmer family played in the famous Post Office Mauritius issue.








We happily accept Traditional Phone Bids

      We are a traditional firm and welcome traditional telephone bids during the auction.

  •    Call the office at #212-532-3700 and reserve an attendant for the auction.

                  You will need to provide us with your name and your contact phone numbers.  We recommend a minimum of two numbers, a primary and a back up.  You will also need to provide us with the lots or range of lots which you wish to be on the phone for.

  • Our office will confirm your information and you are all set.  Please call our office if your plas or contact information changes.

On the Day of the Auction

  • On the day of the auction, your attendant will call you on the contact numbers provided approximately 10 lots prior to the ones you are interested in.

              - We progress at approximately 100 lots per hour. 

           - To find out what lot is currently being called, you can simply call into out conference line and listen to the auction live.

           - The conference line information is as follows: 

                   Call one of  the local phone numbers: (203) 347-3041  or (248) 464-6062

                   You can locate a phone number in your area at:  http://ConsoleCall.com/Local

                       When prompted enter the pass code:  620700#

                        Please feel free to call the office if you are concerned. 

  • Once you  and your attendant are on the telephone, you will listen to the auction and ask the agent for information if you cannot hear the auctioneer.  
  • Tell your agent when you would like to bid and he or she will be your voice.
  • If you are a successful bidder, your attendant will provide an AGB bidder number - your name will not be revealed to the floor, unless you would like to make a comment to a friend on the floor.
  • A day or two after the sale our office will contact you to arrange delivery.

There is never a charge for this service.