A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALT CELLARS S.C. YOUNGE & CO. SHEFFIELD 1815 in George II style each cauldron body applied with three cast lion-headed feet between flower swags with cast leafy shell and gadroon rims gilt interiors 9cm diameter 467gr (15oz)
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Ivory and Restricted Materials (CITES)
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Collection and Storage
On receipt of cleared funds, lots can be collected from the premises at 25 Blythe Road, London, W14 0PD. The Buyer or Buyerâ€™s agent must bring photographic ID for collection. We require written confirmation from the Buyer if collection is made by a third party. Please note that collection may be made during working hours only, usually Monday to Friday 9.30 to 17.00. All lots should be cleared within 10 working days of the auction date, after which they will be transferred to a third party for storage. A transfer fee of Â£25 per lot plus all incurred transfer and storage costs due to the third party will be payable prior to release.
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We are pleased to accept UK debit cards; we can no longer take payment from credit cards and international debit cards, however you can use a credit card or international debit card to register to bid in the auction for online approval purposes only. Cash payments above £6,000 and "card holder not present" payments above £2,000 will not be accepted.
A PAIR OF GEORGE III SILVER SALT CELLARS S.C. YOUNGE &