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Lot 1

A George III silver tea urn Henry Chawner and John Emes London, 1797 The urn-shaped body with...

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Lot 1

A George III silver tea urn
Henry Chawner and John Emes
London, 1797
The urn-shaped body with...

Price Realised: £3,149

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,500

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

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Lot 1

Description

A George III silver tea urn

Henry Chawner and John Emes

London, 1797

The urn-shaped body with twin lion mask handles supported by four columnar legs with paw feet, raised on a shaped square base on four ball supports, the domed cover with lobed decoration and a knopped ovoid finial, conforming decoration to base and body, the faceted spout to a rotating spigot with green stained wood finial, approx. 44cm high, gross weight approx. 135ozt

 

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
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.
(ARR) - ARTIST'S RESALE RIGHT

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%
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Exceeding €500,000 - 0.25%
ARR is capped at €12,500

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