Silver & Objects of Vertu including Flatware & Walking Canes
24 Sep 2014, starting at 11:00 BST.

lots

A fine Japanese Meiji period ivory and Shibyama decorated card case circa 1900

A fine Japanese Meiji period laquered ivory card case circa 1900

A Japanese Meiji period ivory card case circa 1900

A Japanese Meiji period lacquered ivory card case circa 1900

A silver treasury inkstand by Mappin & Webb, London 1938 also incused Mappin and Webb to underside

A collected George III / George IV silver Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern table service of flatware varying maker's and dates

An Edwardian silver two-handled tray by Atkin Bros, Sheffield 1904

A George III / Victorian silver Fiddle, Thread and Shell pattern table service of flatware predominately by Josiah & George Piercy, London 1814

An extensive German silver table service of flatware and cutlery incuse stamped 800

A mid-19th century matched three-colour gold, split-pearl and gem-set pill box the underside stamped '18c' only, circa 1850

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Lot symbols
Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

* Import low rate

VAT on imported items at a preferential rate of 5% on Hammer Price and the prevailing rate on Buyer's Premium.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

Item contains ruby or jadeite

Please note that as a result of recent legislation ruby and jadeite gem stones of Burmese (Myanmar) origin may not be imported into the US. Rubies and jadeite of non-Burmese origin require certification before import into the US.

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  • 21 Sep 2014 11:00 - 15:00 BST
  • 22 Sep 2014 09:00 - 16:30 BST
  • 23 Sep 2014 09:00 - 16:30 BST
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