Silver & Objects of Vertu inc
Flatware & Walking Sticks

7 Oct 2009, 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

A 19th century Chinese export silver mounted rhinoceros horn walking cane or baton, unmarked,

A George III provincial silver meat skewer, maker's mark, duty mark and lion passant only, by Langlands & Robertson, Newcastle circa 1785, (4)

A pair of silver Old English bright engraved basting spoons, by George Smith III, London 1784, (Qty)

A George III silver Old English pattern basting spoon, by Peter & Jonathan Bateman, London 1790,

A pair of George III silver Old English Thread basting spoons, by Smith & Fearn, London 1789,

'Catalogue of a Remarkable collection of 16th and 17th century Provincial Silver Spoons, incorporating the entire collection left by the late H.D Ellis Esq' illustrated catalogue, Sotheby & Co. 1935,

A Charles I West Country silver seal top spoon, maker's mark RW struck thrice to stem and once to bowl for Robert Wade (II), Taunton, circa 1630,

An early 18th century silver cannon handled campaign knife and fork, steel knife blade incuse stamped with maker's mark,

A silver trefid end spoon, makers mark EB London 1683,

Ten George I silver Hanoverian pattern bottom marked dessert spoons, by George Lambe, London 1716,

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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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Lot symbols
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VAT on imported items at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and Buyer's Premium.

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.

* 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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