Fine Silver and Objects of Vertu

30 Jun 2010, 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-18th century Dutch silver miniature coffee pot, by Jan Borduur, Amsterdam, 1753,

A 18th century Danish silver and parcel gilt hovedvandsoeg, maker's mark only, Paul Cabot, Copenhagen, circa 1760's,

A mid-18th century gilt metal, tortoiseshell and enamelled mounted snuff box,

A mid 18th century gold mounted etui, in the manner of James Cox,

A Louis XV vari-coloured gold and silver snuff box, by Charles Le Bastier, with the charge mark of Jean-Jacques Prevost and the cow export discharge mark, Paris circa 1762-8,

An 18th century tortoiseshell and gold portrait box, the miniature attributable to Richard Crosse (1741-1810),

A George II silver, tortoiseshell and lac burgauté snuff box, unmarked,

Royal interest: A mid 18th century tortoiseshell and silver box, unmarked,

A Queen Anne silver tobacco box, no apparent makers mark, London 1708,

A 16th century silver seal matrix, circa 1589,

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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 £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

For payment information please refer to the sale catalog.

Shipping Notices

For information and estimates on domestic and international shipping as well as export licenses please contact Bonhams Shipping Department.

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Ω Import high rate

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

Taxable

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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