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Lot 44

A Victorian silver christening cup Thomas Smily  London, 1876 In fitted retailer's case for...

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Lot 44

A Victorian silver christening cup
Thomas Smily
 London, 1876
In fitted retailer's case for...

Price Realised: £171

Estimate: £120 - £180

Price realised is hammer price plus fees (31.2% Buyers Premium inclusive of VAT).

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Lot 44


A Victorian silver christening cup

Thomas Smily

 London, 1876

In fitted retailer's case for Hamilton & Co., Calcutta, (Bombay? (frayed)) and Simla, the cup hallmarked  and raised on three ball feet, the cylindrical body bright-cut engraved with floral sprays and quatrefoil motifs, 8.5cm high, approx. weight 5.3oz

Buyer's Premium

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.

Qualifying living artists and the descendants of artists deceased within the last 70 years are entitled to receive a re-sale royalty each time their work is bought through an auction house or art market professional.

It applies to lots with hammer value over €1,000 as follows:
0 to €50,000 - 4%, €50,000.01 to €200,000 - 3%
€200,000.01 to €350,000 - 1%,
€350,000.01 to €500,000 - 0.5%
Exceeding €500,000 - 0.25%
ARR is capped at €12,500

Please note ARR is calculated in euros. Auctioneers will apply current exchange rates.

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