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Buyers Premium and Charges
For all Sales categories excluding Wine, Coins & Medals and Motor Cars and Motorcycles:
A successful bidder at this sale will be required to pay Bonhams 1793 Limited ("Bonhams") a premium calculated as follows:
25% on the first £175,000 of the hammer price 20% on the excess of £175,001 and up to £3,000,000 of the hammer price 12.5% on the excess of £3,000,001 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.
ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.
If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.
For payment information please refer to the sale catalogue.
For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licences please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.
Item contains or is made of ivory
This lot contains or is made of ivory and cannot be imported into the USA or any country within the EU.
Exempt from VAT
Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the 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.
Off site storage location
Lot will be moved to an offsite storage location (Cadogan Tate, Auction House Services, 241 Acton Lane, London NW10 7NP, UK) and will only be available for collection from this location at the date stated in the catalogue. Please note transfer and storage charges will apply to any lots not collected after 14 calendar days from the auction date.
Shipping & handling restrictions apply
Lot is located in the Bonhams Warehouse and will only be available for collection from this location.
Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.