The Chester Sale

5 Jul 2011, starting at 11:00 BST with lot 1.
6 Jul 2011, starting at 11:00 BST with lot 410.
7 Jul 2011, starting at 11:00 BST with lot 630.

Auction information

This auction is now finished. If you are interested in consigning in future auctions, please contact the specialist department. If you have queries about lots purchased in this auction, please contact customer services.

An imposing 19th Century French Empire-style verde antico marble portico clock garniture J. Charpentier, Perpignan 3

A good early 20th Century French porcelain-mounted clock garniture with signed panels Samuel Marti, Paris, circa 1900, the panels signed 'Lefranc' 3

A good third quarter 19th Century French cast mantel clock, with near-matching pair of candelabra Vincenti & Cie, retailed by Edward & Sons, Glasgow 3

A 19th Century French ormolu mantel clock with associated candelabra Japy Freres & Cie, Paris 3

A matched late 19th Century French porcelain and gilt metal clock garniture Anonymous 3

A matched early 20th Century French green onyx and champleve enamel four-glass mantel clock garniture Japy Freres & Cie, Paris, retailed by Sharman O'Neill, Belfast sold with enamelled pendulum plus two winders

A Jaeger LeCoultre 'Atmos' mantel timepiece No. 330598

Chester Interest: A good French brass and champleve enamel carriage clock Retailed by Alfred. W. Butt, Eastgate Row, Chester sold with winder

A Jaeger LeCoultre brushed metal timepiece

A good mid 19th Century mahogany bowfront marine stick barometer J. Hughes, London

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Buyers' Premium and Charges

For all Sales categories, buyer's premium excluding Cars, Motorbikes, Wine 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.

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AR Artists Resale Right

Goods subject to Artists Resale Right Additional Premium.

W Shipping & handling restrictions apply

Objects displayed with a "W" will be located in the Bonhams Warehouse and will only be available for collection from this location.

Exempt from tax

Zero rated for VAT, no VAT will be added to the Hammer Price or the Buyer's Premium.

Y CITES

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

Item contains ruby or jadeite

Please note that as a result of recent legislation ruby and jadeite gem stones of Burmese (Myanmar) origin may not be imported into the US. Rubies and jadeite of non-Burmese origin require certification before import into the US.

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