British and Continental Silver and Objects of Vertu

10 Dec 2008, starting at 10:00 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.

A Victorian silver mounted porcelain bird's egg scent bottle, the silver mount by Saunders & Shepherd, Birmingham 1884, registration number 20772,

A Victorian porcelain and silver mounted scent bottle, by Sampson Mordan & Co,

A late 19th century clear glass, silver-gilt and turquoise set scent bottle, and four further scent bottles

A late 19th century French blue glass and silver-gilt mounted scent bottle asnd three further clear glass scents

A late 19th century French enamel and silver-gilt mounted scent bottle, signed A Gossart, and another similar of flattened baluster form

A late 19th century clear glass and silver-gilt mounted scent bottle, and six further variously mounted scent bottles

An early 19th century French lithyalin glass and silver-gilt scent bottle, maker's lozenge mistruck, and three silver mounted lithyalin glass bottles,

A 19th century French lithyalin and vari-coloured gold mounted scent bottle, unmarked, circa 1830,

A William IV Royal Presentation Chinese enamel scent bottle,

A 19th century silver filigree scent bottle case, unmarked, probably Birmingham circa 1830, and seven further various scent bottle and cases

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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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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

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Shipping Notices

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Ω Import high rate

VAT on imported items at the prevailing rate on Hammer Price and Buyer's Premium.

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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.

Y CITES

Subject to CITES regulations when exporting items outside of the EU, see clause 13.

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