The Gentleman's Library Sale

12 Feb 2020, starting at 10:00 GMT with lot 1.
13 Feb 2020, starting at 10:00 GMT with lot 455.

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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.

A fine mid 18th century Scottish walnut longcase longcase clock the dial signed J Jeffray, Glasgow

A pair of amusing Austrian painted terracotta models of pugs probably late 19th or early 20th century (2)

Hans Muller (Austrian, 1873-1937): A gilt bronze equestrian model of Napoleon

Pierre Louis Detrier (French, 1822-1897): A patinated bronze figure of 'Le Amateur'

A Victorian silver-mounted claret jug Finley & Taylor, London 1892

A Victorian silver and lizard skin flask Sampson Mordan & Co, London 1890

A Victorian silver and crocodile skin flask Thomas Johnson, London 1879

Joseph-Marie Jacquard (1752-1854): a woven silk A La Mémoire De J M Jacquard portrait,

After Pierre Lepautre (French, 1660-1744): A 19th century patinated bronze figural group of Anchises, Aeneas and Ascanius (2)

A live steam model of a horizontal mill engine, 20th century,

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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 £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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Ф Item contains or is made of ivory

This lot contains or is made of ivory. The United States Government has banned the import of ivory into the USA.

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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.

Exempt from VAT

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

AR Artists Resale Right

Goods subject to Artists Resale Right Additional Premium.

Ω Import high rate

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

Y CITES

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

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