Fine Clocks

13 Dec 2005, starting at 14:00 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.

A late 17th century arabesque marquetry inlaid walnut longcase clock Brounker Watts, London

A late 18th century mahogany stick barometer M. Wisker, York

A late 18th century Scottish mahogany stick barometer Molliner, Edinburgh

A rare late 18th/ early 19th century mahogany stick barometer with unusual adjustable hygrometer to the arched dial Fraser, London

A rare mid 19th century mahogany stick barometer with wet and dry bulb A.Abraham, Liverpool

A good first half of the 19th century bow fronted mahogany barometer A. Abraham, Liverpool

A very rare early 19th century matched pair of bow fronted weather instruments, comprising a flat to the wall barometer and a mercury thermometer Berge, late Ramsden, London

A good late18th/early 19th century mahogany 'signpost' or angle barometer Torre

An early-mid 19th century kingwood banded mahogany wheel barometer with fusee timepiece and brass columns W. Harris & Co., 50 Holborn, London

A late 19th century gilt brass presentation combination pocket weather station Anonymous

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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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Shipping Notices

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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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