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Lot 8

A set of three Queen Anne Britannia silver sugar casters by Charles Adam, London, two 1712, one...

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Lot 8

A set of three Queen Anne Britannia silver sugar casters by Charles Adam, London, two 1712, one...

Price Realised: £1,300

Estimate: £1,000 - £2,000

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (30% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 8


A set of three Queen Anne Britannia silver sugar casters by Charles Adam, London, two 1712, one with date mark rubbed, marks rubbed, the set comprising one larger and two smaller casters, of baluster form, each with a single moulded band to body and a pierced, domed cover with bayonet fastenings, the larger caster approx. 19cm high, the smaller pair approx. 15cm high, total weight approx. 14.5oz (3)

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The buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 26% up to £20,000 (31.2% inclusive of VAT), 25% from £20,001 - £500,000 (30% inclusive of VAT), 20% from £500,001 thereafter (24% inclusive of VAT). The premium price is subject to VAT at the standard rate.

VAT is not charged on the hammer price unless it is stated that there is 'VAT applicable on the hammer price at the end of the description. Buyer's premium is subject to VAT.

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ARR is capped at €12,500

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