The Gentleman's Library

17 Nov 2010, starting at 11:00 EST.

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 fine four-person wicker picnic set G.W. Scott and Sons, circa 1909

A fine four person 'honey' leather suitcase tea and sandwich picnic set Finnigans of New Bond Street, circa 1920

A fine travelling drinks and sandwich set Louis Vuitton, 1920s

A fine and rare cocktail set Drew and Sons, circa 1905

A fine 'The Finchley Establishment' portable travel bar/suitcase circa 1931

A rare upright coin-operated Roulette consul, "The Judge" The Mills Manufacturing Company, USA; circa 1899

Ten silver-plated various bottle tickets
19th century and later

Nineteen silver-plated various bottle tickets and a set of three silver-plated and enameled mother-of-pearl bottle stoppers
20th century

Two George III silver-mounted HOCK and BRANDY wine bottle corks
late18th/early 19th century

Five low-grade silver-mounted tiger's claw SHERRY, PORT and CLARET wine labels

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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 Arms & Armour, Coins & Medals, Motor Cars, Motorcycles, and Wine & Whisky:

Buyer's Premium Rates
25% on the first $150,000 of the Hammer Price
20% from $150,001 to $3,000,000 of the Hammer Price
12% on the excess over $3,000,001 of the Hammer Price

Payment Notices

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Lot symbols
¤ Without reserve
W Shipping & handling restrictions apply

Due to the size and/or fragility of this lot, it is subject to offsite post sale storage, uplift and storage fees. Please refer to the collection notice on the main page of the online catalogue

Ω Customs Duty

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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.
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