Silver & Objects of Vertu including Post-War Silver

15 May 2007, starting at 11:00 BST.

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

An Edwardian set of four silver menu card holders, by Sampson Mordan & Co, Chester 1905/6, (4)

A tortoiseshell and silver dressing table box, by E S Barnsley, Birmingham 1917,

An Edwardian silver and tortoiseshell capstan inkwell, by Cohen & Charles, Birmingham 1906,

A Continental jade and silver mounted dish, bearing the mark of Berthold Muller,

A silver money box, by Saunders & Shepherd, Chester 1925,

A George III silver nutmeg grater, maker's mark rubbed, Birmingham 1802,

A garnet mounted ring box, unmarked, and a Continental metalware and enamelled pill box,

A George IV silver rectangular snuff box, by John Bettridge, Birmingham 1826, and a Victorian silver box, Birmingham 1897,

A Victorian silver side-opening nutmeg grater, by Rawlings & Summers, London 1846,

A George III silver-gilt egg nutmeg grater, by Samuel Meriton II, London 1790,

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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

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first £175,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from £175,001 to £3,000,000 the Hammer Price
12.5% from £3,000,001 of the Hammer Price

VAT at the current rate of 20% will be added to the Buyer's Premium and charges excluding Artists Resale Right.

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Payment at collection: by credit or debit card.

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Lot symbols
Y CITES

Prospective buyers of lots denoted with a "Y" symbol should pay special attention to the "Notice Regarding Regulated Species Materials and CITES Permits" published in the printed catalog, which has recently been updated.
This information is also available by contacting the salesroom.

Taxable

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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