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Date - 20 September 2015

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Lot: 1

A MID VICTORIAN BURR WALNUT CASED LADIES TRAVELING TOILET SET, the lift top with inner mirror opening to reveal a fitted interior, complete with silver topped clear glass jars and boxes,...

Hammer Price : €470.00
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Lot: 2

A CLOSE PAIR OF EDWARDIAN HELMET SHAPED SILVER SAUCE BOATS, each London 1907, with corresponding makers and retailers marks, with plain body, serrated rims, scroll handles and raised on scroll...

Hammer Price : €300.00
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Lot: 3

A MATCHED EDWARDIAN SILVER AND CUT GLASS INKWELL AND STAND, the inkwell, Birmingham 1902, mark of A&J Zimmerman Ltd and retailed by Asprey London; the stand, London 1902, mark of Charles Asprey...

Hammer Price : €240.00
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Lot: 4

A COLLECTION OF FOUR MODERN SILVER MUSTARD POTS, comprising: a rectangular bulbous shaped mustard pot, Birmingham 1912-1913, mark of Edward Souter Barnsley, raised on scroll legs and pad feet;...

Hammer Price : €140.00
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Lot: 5

A CIRCULAR SILVER SUGAR CASTER, Dublin 1933, with beaded banding and raised on rim foot; together with a pair of pepper pots, Birmingham;
together with two mustard pots, Birmingham and...

Hammer Price : €150.00
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Lot: 6

A PLAIN SILVER CREAM JUG, London 1922, of circular baluster form with C scroll handle;
together with a plain circular sugar bowl with reeded rim, Chester 1904;
together with a silver cream...

Hammer Price : €260.00
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Lot: 7

TWO MOUNTED GOLD SOVEREIGNS, comprising of a 1907 Edward VII St George reverse sovereign and a 1913 George V St George reverse sovereign;
together with a mounted 1914 George V St George...

Hammer Price : €540.00
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Lot: 8

A COLLECTION OF FIVE GOLD SOVEREIGNS, comprising of an 1891 Melbourne mint, Victoria Jubilee St George reverse sovereign, an 1892 Victoria Jubilee St George reverse sovereign, a 1905 Perth mint...

Hammer Price : €1,000.00
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Lot: 9

A COLLECTION OF GOLD SOVEREIGNS comprising of an 1891 Victoria Jubilee St George reverse sovereign, a 1903 Melbourne mint Edward VII St George reverse sovereign, a 1906 Edward VII St George...

Hammer Price : €1,000.00
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Lot: 10

A COLLECTION OF SIX MOUNTED GOLD SOVEREIGNS, comprising of a 1908 Edward VII St George reverse sovereign, two 1910 Edward VII St George reverse sovereign, a 1911 George V St George reverse...

Hammer Price : €1,600.00
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Lot: 11

A COLLECTION OF GOLD HALF SOVEREIGNS comprising of an 1865 Victoria young head shield reverse half sovereign, an 1887 Victoria Jubilee shield reverse half sovereign, an 1892 Victoria Jubilee...

Hammer Price : €850.00
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Lot: 12

A GEORGE III (1760-1820) GUINEA, 1763, second gold laureate head right, crowned quartered shield of arms on reverse

Hammer Price : €1,400.00
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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