Embroideries, Costume, Textiles, Lace and Fans

15 Dec 2005, starting at 11:00 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

Ten embroidered linen handkerchiefs, Ornately embellished with varying floral designs. (10)

A finely embroidered Christening robe

A set of eight fine damask napkins

A large 19th century glass lace makers lamp,

A collection of 18th century Valencienne bobbin lace,

A triangular shawl of white Chantilly,

A late 19th/ early 20th Century handmade black Chantilly lace fan To tortoiseshell sticks and guards, 27cm long, together with a Point de Gaze lace fan to mother of pearl sticks and guards, 24.5cm. (2)

An Edwardian solid ivory fan Painted with blue flowers, foliage and two dragonflies, 28cm, and another painted with flowering roses, 22cm. (2)

Two small 19th Century pale horn brise fans Both elaborately pierced, one painted with flowers, 16cm, and two other examples, some s.d. (4)

An early 20th century pair of 'Little Titch' comedy boots

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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 £50,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £50,001 to £1,000,000 the Hammer Price
12% from £1,000,001 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 catalog for this Sale and for the opportunity to bid for the Lot at the Sale.

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Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

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Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

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