Clocks, Watches & Barometers

14 Mar 2006, starting at 12:00 GMT .

Auction information

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 early 18th century silver pair cased pocket watch James Nay

A lot of twelve various horological books Full list available from department.

A lot of twelve various horological books, Full list available from department.

A lot of twelve various horological books, Full list available from department.

A lot of fifteen various horological books, Full list available from department.

A most unusual mid 20th century floorstanding electric timepiece with congreve type rolling ball escapement W.C.H.Bradley, Giltbrook, 1947 1.23m (48.5in) high.

A late 19th century French lacquered brass mantel clock The movement by Samuel Marti

A late 19th century French four glass mantel clock with mercury pendulum Movement number 13564

A late 19th century French porcelain mounted ormolu mantel clock Retailed by Miroy Freres, Paris

French ormolu/porcelain mantel clock

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Auction information

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 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.

Payment Notices

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Shipping Notices

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VAT on imported items 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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