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Date - 22 May 2016

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Lot: 1

A MODERN IRISH SILVER SUGAR CASTOR, Dublin 1973, mark of Jewellery & Metal Manufacturing Co. Ltd, of octagonal panelled baluster form and raised on pedestal foot (c.5.5ozs). 17cm high

Hammer Price : €80.00
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Lot: 2

A MODERN IRISH SILVER FOUR PIECE TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, Dublin 1973, mark of Jewellery & Metal Manufacturing Co Ltd, of plain circular tapering form, with ebonised finials and 'C' scroll...

Hammer Price : €440.00
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Lot: 3

A VICTORIAN SILVER SIX BAR TOAST RACK, London 1851, mark of John Evans II, having raised foliate scroll handle, reeded bars on cast bracket feet (c.9ozs). 17 x 12 x 15cm high

Hammer Price : €250.00
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Lot: 4

AN IRISH GEORGE III SILVER DIVIDING SPOON, Dublin 1783, mark of Michael Keating, with plain tapering handle, crested (c.4ozs). 30cm long

Hammer Price : €520.00
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Lot: 5

A LATE GEORGE III IRISH SILVER CREAM JUG, Dublin 1807, mark of James Scott, of circular baluster form, with repousse foliate scrollwork and raised on rim foot (c. 6ozs)

Hammer Price : €180.00
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Lot: 6

A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SUGAR BOWL, Dublin c.1770, of circular form with wavy rim, the body with Wyvern fluting and later repousse foliage, raised on three lion mask and paw feet (c. 5ozs)

Hammer Price : €400.00
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Lot: 7

A GEORGE III OVAL SILVER TEAPOT, London 1794, mark of Henry Chawner, in the neo-classical taste, the domed lid with urn shaped finial, the lid, rim and body with brightcut engraved decoration,...

Hammer Price : €500.00
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Lot: 8

AN IRISH SILVER CIRCULAR DISH RING, Dublin 1934, maker's mark of T Weir & Sons, in the high Celtic pattern, with pierced repousse, chased and engraved bird and serpent motifs, with blue glass...

Hammer Price : €950.00
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Lot: 9

A GEORGE III IRISH SILVER SUGAR BOWL, Dublin 1804, mark of Richard Sawyer, of oval boat shaped form, the swing handle and rim with gadroon decoration and raised on pedestal foot, crested with...

Hammer Price : €700.00
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Lot: 10

A VICTORIAN SILVER TEAPOT, London 1838, mark of Edward; Edward JR; John & William Barnard, of compressed circular form with button finial and 'C' scroll handle, raised on rim foot

Hammer Price : €240.00
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Lot: 11

A SILVER TWO HANDLE CUP, London 1898, mark of Charles Stuart Harris, with gilded interior, embossed and engraved with bands of acanthus leaf. 14cm wide across handles

Hammer Price : €140.00
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Lot: 12

AN EDWARDIAN SILVER TEA CADDY, Chester 1910, makers mark of Barker Brothers, of bombée form, the hinged cover applied with raised loop handle and plain tapering body on short pawed feet,...

Hammer Price : €300.00
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1. Estimates and Reserves

Estimates are shown below each lot in this sale. All amounts shown are in Euro. The figures shown are provided merely as a guide to prospective purchasers. They are approximate prices which are expected, are not definitive and are subject to revision. Reserves, if any, will not be any higher than the lower estimate.

2. Artists Resale Rights (Droit de Suite) is NOT payable by purchasers

3. Paddle Bidding (In Person)

All intending purchasers must register for a paddle number before the auction. Please allow time for registration. We recommend reading "Buying at Adam's" for first time buyers from our web site for more information. Please be aware that photographic identification by way of passport or driving licence will be required for new registrants, together with a secure valid credit card. This is for security purposes only. Potential purchasers are recommended to register on viewing days.

3. Buyer's Premium, Payment & Delivery

Buyers Premium:

The buyer shall pay the Auctioneer a commission at the rate of 20% on the Hammer Price plus VAT @ 23% (applied only to the commission) on all individual lots.

For example on a hammer price of €1,000, the Buyer's Premium amounts to €200 and the VAT on the Buyer's Premium amounts to €46.00, giving a total amount due of €1,246


All purchases must be paid for within two calendar days of the sale. Our payment terms are cash, banker's draft or cheque drawn on an Irish bank. Cheques will take a minimum of five working days to clear the bank, unless they have been vouched to our satisfaction prior to the sale, or you have a previous cheque payment history with Adam's. We also accept the following Credit Cards: Visa & Mastercard, subject to a credit card surcharge of 1.5% of the total invoice value, & American Express, subject to a surcharge of 3.65%. Debit cards, including Laser card payments, are not subject to a surcharge, however there are daily limits on Laser Card payments. Bank Transfer details are available on request. Please ensure that all bank charges are paid in addition to the invoice total, in order to avoid delays in release of the items. Goods will only be released upon clearance through the bank of all monies due.

Delivery takes place the day after the sale from 10.00am to 5.00pm. Uncollected lots may be subject to storage and handling charges unless specific arrangements have been made with the department. It is important to make contact with us in this regard to avoid any unnecessary charges. Adam's outsource all carriage & shipping requests to recommended third parties whom we deal with on a regular basis. This list is available upon request.

4. VAT Regulations

All lots are sold within the Auctioneer's VAT Margin Scheme unless advised to the contrary. Revenue Regulations require that the Buyer's Premium must be invoiced at a rate which is inclusive of VAT. This is not recoverable by any VAT registered buyer.

The VAT on buyer's premium may be zero rated for lots exported outside of the EU. This facility is available to non-residents and has strict guidelines in relation to availing of this scheme. Please contact a member of the accounts department to enquire further.

5. Absentee and Telephone Bids

We are happy to execute absentee or written bids for bidders who are unable to attend or can arrange for bidding to be conducted by telephone. Bid forms are available from our web site or you can leave absentee bids online by registering on Cancellation of bids must be confirmed 24 hours before the auction.

Bidding by telephone may be booked on lots with a minimum estimate of €500. Early booking is advisable as availability of lines cannot be guaranteed.

6. Condition Reports

The property is sold "as is" therefore imperfections/defects are not stated in the catalogue description. It is up to the intending purchaser to satisfy themselves as to the condition of a lot(s) before bidding. Condition reports may be requested in advance of sale subject to our terms of business. The report is an expression of opinion only and must not be treated as a statement of fact.

7. Conditions of Sale

All lots are being sold under the Conditions of Sale as printed in the sale catalogue and on display in the salerooms or via our web site