Silver & Vertu

10 Feb 2004, starting at 11:00 GMT .

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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.

Three silver and yellow enamelled topped dressing table bottles, by Mappin and Webb, London 1929,

A pair of Victorian silver owl mustard pots, by George Unite, Birmingham 1871, and a pair of silver mustard spoons with rat finials,

A pair of Victorian novelty silver-mounted horn peppers, by Frederick James Wiltshire, London 1880,

An early 19th century Swiss three colour gold snuff box, Geneva circa 1800-1825,

An early 19th century gold-mounted and coral inlaid ivory sealing wax holder,

An early 19th century ivory and polished steel counter box,

A Victorian silver table snuff box, by Edward Smith, Birmingham 1852,

A Victorian gold bonbonnière modelled as an apple, unmarked,

A late Victorian silver patented sugar sifter spoon, Birmingham 1900, and an Edwardian oval snuff box,

Two pairs of early 20th century Japanese whist markers, one ivory, the other lacquer and shibyama

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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.

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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 at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and 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.

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Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

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