A H Baldwin & Sons Ltd auction department was established in 1993 and has since expanded to become one of the most renowned and respected numismatic auction houses in the world.
Baldwin's conducts around 14 high-profile auctions every year in London, New York and Hong Kong, as well as specialist sales and events around the globe. Auctions cover a wide range of numismatic aspects, including, * Coins from all geographical areas and historical periods, * Banknotes and Paper Ephemera, * Military Medals * Numismatic Literature * Commemorative Medals * British 17th and 18th Century Tokens
London auctions are conducted at 399 Strand or at the London Coin Fair and international auctions are conducted in conjunction with renowned long-standing partners around the world. All auctions are broadcast live through the website and covered extensively on social media feeds.
NOTE Auctions held by Baldwin's worldwide is updated on a regular basis but please be aware that dates may be subject to change. Please check prior to travelling Baldwin's of St James's was established in 2004 as the auction division of Knightsbridge Coins, a thriving business founded in the mid-seventies by Stephen Fenton. Based in the prestigious quarter of St James's in the heart of London, Baldwin's of St James's has since rapidly overtaken competitors and grown into the position it is in today, one of the UK’s most reputable auction houses for coins, medallions, tokens, paper money and related objects.
Our philosophy at Baldwin's of St James's is that specialised attention, personal service and a bespoke marketing strategy will ensure that each lot and each consignment achieves the very best results for our consignors.
Our presentation is amongst the best in the business with state-of-the-art photography and realistic estimates. You can have peace of mind when doing business with Baldwin's of St James's, both as a consignor and as a buyer. Baldwin's of St James's ranks among the top numismatic auctioneers of rare coins. Our reputation is unblemished, as it is built on integrity and experience. We are a member of the most venerated coin dealer guilds that uphold ethics and proper business practices worldwide including the:
- BNTA (British Numismatic Trade Association), where Stephen Fenton formerly served as Chairman
- ANA (American Numismatic Association)
- IAPN (International Association of Professional Numismatists)
- PNG (Professional Numismatists Guild)
All these memberships require extensive peer recommendation and safeguard numismatics from forgery. Though still a family-run business, our numismatic experts include world renowned specialists from the UK, North America, South Africa and the Far East. We welcome everybody and offer free specialist advice on the sale of your numismatic items. You are welcome to visit us at our offices at 10 Charles II Street - please contact us on +44 (0)20 7930 7888 to make an appointment.