British & Continental Silver & Objects of Vertu

22 Jul 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.

A late 19th/early 20th century Austrian silver, enamelled and pearl-set bell push, by Georg Adam Scheid, Vienna, circa 1900,

An early 19th century tortoiseshell and silver mounted travelling writing etui,

A pair of 18th century Dutch silver miniature candlesticks, Amsterdam 1789, (2)

An 18th century Dutch miniature silver chafing dish, by Pieter van Somerwil I, Amsterdam 1740,

A Victorian silver smoker's compendium, by H. S. Brown, London 1896,

A set of silver mounted weighing scales, by G. Betjemann & Sons, London 1919,

An unusual 19th century Spanish silver scoop, possibly medical, maker's mark worn, N(?)EPO..

A pair of 19th century Swiss gold and enamelled Turkish market Zarfs, one incuse stamped 3, otherwise unmarked, (2)

A late 19th/early 20th century Continental silver model of an owl, bearing Dutch and French control marks,

Edward VII Silver Figural Bellpush, W?, London, 1908

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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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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 £10,000 of the hammer price;
25% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £10,000 up to and including £450,000;
20% of the hammer price of amounts in excess of £450,000 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 catalog.

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.

Exempt from VAT

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the 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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