Fine Clocks

9 Dec 2003, starting at 14:00 GMT.

Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.


lots

A late 18th century boxwood and ebony strung stick barometer Josh Somalvico & Co., No.81 Holborn

An early 18th century walnut stick barometer later signed Daniel Quare

A late 18th century mahogany and ebony banded stick barometer T. Blunt

An early 19th century ebony banded satinwood stick barometer Lund, Maker, 23 & 24 Fleet Street, London

A 20th century brass bound mahogany wheel barometer in the manner of John Russell of Falkirk

A mid 19th century rosewood combined marine barometer with sympiesometer J.Hughes, 22 London St, City and Ratcliff

A modern lacquered brass limited edition Congreve Rolling Ball Clock Thwaites and Reed, Number 83

A 20th century brass bound mahoganny quartz timepiece with box and papers Patek Philippe, 'Naviquartz Mark III'

An early 1970s limited edition lacquered brass electric mantel timepiece with grasshopper escapement Referred to as the 'Concorde' model and retailed by E. Dent, number 033, made by Frederick Whitlock

An early 1970's lacquered brass weight driven skeleton timepiece with maintaining power and thermometer Frederick Whitlock

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Auction information

This sale is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future sales, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this sale, please contact customer services.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:
A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:
25% on the first £100,000 of the hammer price
20% on the excess of £100,001 and up to £2,000,000 of the hammer price
12% on the excess of £2,000,001 of the hammer price

VAT at 20% will be payable on the amount of the premium.

The premium is payable for the services to be provided by Bonhams in the Buyer's Agreement which is contained in the catalogue for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

Payment Notices

Payment in advance: by cash, cheque with banker's card, credit card, bank draft or traveller's cheque.

Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

Credit card charges: a surcharge of 2% is applicable when using Mastercard, Visa and overseas debit cards.

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VAT at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and Buyer's Premium.

* Import low rate

VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

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