Silver & Objects of Vertu including Flatware

1 Apr 2009, 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.

Four silver caddy spoons, (4)

Four varying silver toddy ladles, (4)

A George I silver and turned wood handle toddy ladle, by Thomas Cooke II & Richard Gurney, London 1731,

A George II silver double-lipped, whalebone twist toddy ladle, unidentified maker's mark, see Jacksons' page 253, 3556, London 1739,

A George III silver and whale bone toddy ladle, maker's mark rubbed, London 1792 and two similat toddy ladles. (3)

A 17th century probably Norwegian silver spoon, hallmarks rubbed,

A 19th century Colonial/Continental silver Fiddle pattern soup ladle, a device and maker's mark "GE" stamped twice each,

A large quantity of Maltese silver Fiddle pattern flatware, (49)

A Charles I silver slip-top spoon, by Edward Hole (Holles), London 1635, together with another slip-top spoon, by Daniel Cary,

A pair of 17th century silver seal-top spoons, by Steven Venables, London, date letter obscured, second half of 17th century, (2)

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

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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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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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