About us

Welcome to the Malov Stamps online store! We offer a large sortiment of stamps, blocks, post cards and covers. We specialize in “Great Russia” material: Russia before 1917, RSFSR, USSR, russian post in China, Russian Levant, Zemstvo, stamps of the Russian civil war period, Tuva. Apart from this, we also offer material from East Asia: China, Taiwan, Korea, Mongolia, as well as topical issues. The shop is currently being established. Having a large stock of good material, we plan to regularly add new items every week. If you can’t find anything interesting right now, don’t forget to come by in a week or two. Our items are priced in a range from 15€ to several thousand euros. We hope, that our wide sortiment and pricing will satisfy a broad circle of collectors and dealers. We sell genuine material exclusively. Valuable stamps and covers are certified by official experts where necessary. If we suspect forgery even despite having expert marks and/or certificates for a given Michel, Yvert & Tellier, Stanley Gibbons, Scott, as well as a range of modern Russian catalogues. We ship items worldwide from Germany via Deutsche Post or Hermes. All items are shipped as registered and valuable letters or packages after being carefully packaged with all due precautions. For our long-term clients we offer a flexible discount system. This system is based upon extensive research of European online store practices. We do not only sell philatelistic items, but are also interested in buying. We are primarily interested in rare items and good collections. We also buy dealer stocks, specialized collections, family and corporate archives, as well as post documents. Our special areas are: – Russia and USSR – “Big Russia” (postal issues on Russian Empire territory) – East Asia countries (China, Taiwan, Japan, Ryukyu, Mongolia) – face value from Germany, Switzerland, Japan, Australia, Great Britain – covers are postcards that went through the post before 1900 Payment is done immediately after reaching an agreement in any form acceptable to the buyer. We offer qualified consultations about philatelistic material from Russia, USSR and “Big Russia” concerning genuineness and catalogue or market value. We also consult on philately as an investment opportunity. We are always open for discussion, improvement offers and other feedback from our customers.