Silver and Objects of Vertu including Post-War Silver

13 Dec 2005, 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.

An Edwardian eighteen carat gold gentleman's card case, by Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1906,

An early 19th century Swiss enamelled gold and pearl set needlecase,

An 18th century French gold mounted Vernis martin billet doux holder, Paris 1789-92,

A George III silver snuff box, by Samuel Pemberton, Birmingham 1810,

A William IV silver lancet case, by Taylor & Perry, Birmingham 1832,

A William IV silver snuff box, by Edward Smith, Birmingham 1834,

A Continental silver and enamelled compact, bearing import marks for London 1928,

A pair of Edwardian silver and turquoise buttons, by Liberty & Co, Birmingham 1901,

A German silver gilt and enamelled box, bearing import mark for George Stockwell, London 1929,

A late 19th century Austrian silver hedgehog toothpick holder, mark rubbed, dated 18?6,

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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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If you have any complaints or questions about the Conditions of Sale, please contact your nearest customer services team.

Buyers' Premium and Charges

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

Buyer's Premium Rates
27.5% on the first £20,000 of the hammer price;
26% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £20,000 up to and including £700,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £700,000 up to and including £4,500,000;
and 14.5% of the hammer price of any amounts in excess of £4,500,000.

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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