Silver and Objects of Vertu including Flatware

17 Apr 2013, starting at 11:00 BST.

Auction information

Please be aware that, due to a power failure during this auction, the remaining lots after 253 will be entered into our Knightsbridge silver auction at

11am on Wednesday 12th June 2013.

Please contact the department with any enquiries on 0044 20 7393 3974


lots

A silver matched four-piece tea service by S Blanckensee & Sons Ltd, Chester 1933-36, the hot water pot, by J.B Chatterley & Sons Ltd, London 1935 (5)

A silver-gilt two-handled cup and cover with cancelled marks and stamped with LAO 8945 case number

Five late-18th century South Staffordshire enamel boxes; together with a continental late 18th century scent flask and a late Victorian locket (7)

A pair of Victorian electroplated five-light candelabra by Hawksworth, Eyre & Co, circa 1870 (2)

A pair of late 20th century Italian electroplated eleven-branch candelabra by Franco Lapini, circa 1970 (2)

A pair of late-19th/early 20th century gilt-metal two-light candelabras (2)

An early Victorian silver-gilt castle-top vinaigrette depicting Warwick Castle by Taylor & Perry, Birmingham 1843 together with a William IV silver-gilt example, by Thomas Shaw, Birmingham 1833 (2)

A Corinthian column silver table lamp maker's mark 'J C L' in three conjoined circles, London 1934

A William IV silver-gilt mounted malachite vinaigrette possibly by Thomas Diller, London 1836 together with a George III ivory, tortoiseshell and gold toothpick box, English, circa 1790, and a late 18th century pique-work snuff box, circa 1790 (3)

A pair of 18th century style two-handled double-lipped silver sauce boats by Tessiers Ltd, London 1939 (2)

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Auction information

Please be aware that, due to a power failure during this auction, the remaining lots after 253 will be entered into our Knightsbridge silver auction at

11am on Wednesday 12th June 2013.

Please contact the department with any enquiries on 0044 20 7393 3974

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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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