Stanley Gibbons has announced the start of their sale:http://stanleygibbons.activehosted....d4becb0ca8e0
We are delighted to announce that fractional ownership of the world's most valuable stamp will go live to the general public on Thursday November 11th.
As you have registered for early access, you will be able to be one of the very first to purchase your pieces from Monday November 8th.
The beneficial title to the stamp has been legally split into 80,000 equal pieces.
Once on general sale, they will be priced at £100 each but during the early access period you will receive a 10% discount.
There are no transaction, credit card, account management or custody fees.
How Early Access Works
On Monday 8th, the new website will go live at www.showpiece.com.
On the same day you will receive an email from our technology partner, Showpiece, with a link to create your account.
When trying to purchase at www.showpiece.com
prior to November 11th, you must use this link. You will then be able to purchase at the discounted price.
If you have not received this by Monday evening, please check your spam folder.
Upon successful completion of your purchase, you will receive a confirmation email which will include the legal paperwork pertaining to your purchase. An example of the legal documentation and related terms and conditions will also be available at www.showpiece.com.
You will immediately be able to access the owner only functionality on the www.showpiece.com
Those purchasing 10 or more pieces will also receive:
A £75 Stanley Gibbons gift voucher (sent separately).
Early access to future offers.
Those purchasing 100 or more pieces will additionally receive:
A limited edition, framed replica which will not be available for purchase (sent separately).
Those purchasing 250 or more pieces will additionally receive:
First access to future offers.
An invitation to a private viewing of the 1c. Magenta, hosted by one of the Stanley Gibbons team.
Anybody intending to make a purchase of over £10,000 will automatically be redirected through our legally required Know Your Customer process. We have made this as efficient as possible; you can read more about it at the bottom of this email.*
We look forward to welcoming you to the new Showpiece site from Monday 8th. If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at *** Private information removed by Staff. Please do not post your address/email/phone number etc. ***
CEO Stanley Gibbons