2017-02-26-2017-10-21 --- 2017-10-21 00:18:56--11


Date - 26 February 2017

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Lot: 25

A MATCHED SET OF TWELVE GEORGE III IRISH SILVER POINTED HANDLE DESSERT SPOONS, of various dates and makers, the tapered handle decorated with bright cut engraving (c.342g)

Hammer Price : €700.00
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Lot: 26

A PAIR OF IRISH GEORGE III SILVER OLD ENGLISH PATTERN TABLE SPOONS, Dublin 1780, maker's mark of John Pittar, the tapering handle terminal crested (c.155.5g)

Hammer Price : €240.00
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Lot: 27

AN IRISH GEORGE III SILVER HOOK BACK SOUP LADLE, Dublin 1763, maker's mark of Joseph Cullen, with scallop shell bowl, the tapering handle terminating with crest (c. 217.7g). 33.5cm long

Hammer Price : €520.00
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Lot: 28

A PAIR OF IRISH GEORGE III BRIGHT CUT SILVER MUSTARD SPOONS, Limerick, maker's mark of Thomas Burke (c.14g).

Hammer Price : €1,400.00
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Lot: 29

AN IRISH PROVINCIAL SILVER POINT HANDLE DESSERT SPOON, Cork c.1770, makers mark of John Nicholson the plain tapered handle terminating with unicorn crest, struck 'IN' and 'STERLING' to the...

Hammer Price : €480.00
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Lot: 30

A PAIR OF GEORGE IV IRISH SILVER FIDDLE PATTERN SERVING SPOONS, Dublin 1829, makers mark probably that of Richard Garde (marks rubbed), of simple form, each with crested handle (c. 155.5g)....

Hammer Price : €220.00
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Lot: 31

A PAIR OF IRISH GEORGE III STYLE BRIGHT CUT SILVER SAUCE LADLES, Dublin 1904, of taper handle design; together with a collection of eight assorted silver spoons (c.217.7g). (10)

Hammer Price : €240.00
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Lot: 32

A SET OF SIX IRISH GEORGE III SILVER TAPER HANDLE TABLE FORKS, Dublin 1820, maker's mark of John Osborne, (c.342g). Each 20cm long. (6)

Hammer Price : €260.00
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Lot: 33

A SET OF SIX IRISH SILVER FIDDLE PATTERN TEASPOONS, Dublin 1884, maker's mark of John Smith, each engraved with initials; together with a set of six silver taper handle teaspoons, London 1896,...

Hammer Price : €300.00
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Lot: 34

A SET OF TWELVE SILVER PISTOL HANDLE DINNER KNIVES, Sheffield 1905, maker's mark of Harrison Brothers & Hawson, with stainless steel blades

Hammer Price : €700.00
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Lot: 35

A VICTORIAN FOUR PIECE SILVER TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE, Sheffield 1864, maker's mark of Martin Hall & Co., comprising coffee pot, tea pot, sugar bowl and creamer, each of conforming design,...

Hammer Price : €1,350.00
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Lot: 36

A SET OF THREE GERMAN SILVER SIDE PLATES, c.1880, 800 standard, maker's mark of Jacob Leser Straubing, each with plain centre and floral embossed borders. 21cm diameter; together with a set of...

Hammer Price : €620.00
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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 www.adams.ie 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 www.adams.ie. 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 www.adams.ie