Silver & Objects of Vertu

16 May 2006, starting at 11:00 BST .

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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 mid 19th century French silver travelling set,

A Russian silver coffee pot, teapot and sugar bowl, by Khlebnikov, Moscow 1877,

An 18th century French Provincial silver wine taster, maker's mark B over S flanked by fleur-de-lys, second half the 18th century, with later control mark,

An early 19th century Russian silver bowl, by Lindman, St. Petersburg 1837, and a Russian silver-gilt Fiddle pattern sugar sifter spoon,

A pair of late 19th century French silver-gilt double salt cellars, by Fray Fils, circa 1890,

An early 19th century Portuguese silver sugar bowl, by C. F. da Silver e Sousa, circa 1820,

Four Continental silver parcel-gilt salt cellars, circa 1880,

An early 19th century Italian silver chamberstick and snuffers, circa 1840, the snuffers stamped "Neyrat"

A late Victorian silver model of a Roman chariot and horses, importer's mark of Sindleton, Benda and Co. Ltd,

A Swedish silver Hansekanne, by Samuel Peterson, 1900,

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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.

Buyers' Obligations

ALL BIDDERS MUST AGREE THAT THEY HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD BONHAMS' CONDITIONS OF SALE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THEM, AND AGREE TO PAY THE BUYER'S PREMIUM AND ANY OTHER CHARGES MENTIONED IN THE NOTICE TO BIDDERS. THIS AFFECTS THE BIDDERS LEGAL RIGHTS.

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.

Payment Notices

For payment information please refer to the sale catalogue.

Shipping Notices

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* 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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