Fine Silver

25 Jul 2003, starting at 10:30 BST .

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A George III Irish Provincial comfit box by George Hodder, Cork, circa 1750,

An early 18th Century Irish Provincial comfit box base with Maker's mark now very rubbed, possibly by William Clarke and a clearly struck "turret" mark, Cork, circa 1710,

A very pretty matched pair of butterfly menu holders, Maker's mark W & C, Birmingham, 1910 and 1912 and retailed by Selfridge & Co.,

Jewish interest:- a Victorian silver snuff box, cover and base set with agate panels, by Reiley & Storer, 1843,

A very interesting and probably unique George III silver-gilt bottle neck ring, by John Reily, 1808,

A George II/George III silver-gilt rococo oval snuff box, unmarked, circa 1760,

A George III silver-gilt circular vinaigrette by Henrietta & William Eastwick, 1801,

A late 19th Century gold and hardstone figural table seal,

A 19th Century gold mounted hardstone table seal, and an ivory and silver-mounted table seal (2)

Three 19th Century gold and hardstone fob seals,

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine and Coin & Medal sales, will be as follows:

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £2,500 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £2,500 up to and including £300,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £300,000 up to and including £3,000,000;
and 13.9% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £3,000,000.

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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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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