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  • George II Sterling Silver Salver, London, 1749-50, William Peaston, maker, with engraved coat of arms and later Victorian chasing, dia.
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 1

    George II Sterling Silver Salver, London, 1749-50, Will...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • George II Sterling Silver Apostle Spoon, London, 1750-51, maker's mark "RH," lg. 7 5/8 in., approx. 1.8 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 2

    George II Sterling Silver Apostle Spoon, London, 1750-5...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
  • Near Pair of George III Sterling Silver Candlesticks, each London, one 1771-72 by Elizabeth Cooke, ht. 10 1/4, and the other 1764-65 by
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 3

    Near Pair of George III Sterling Silver Candlesticks, e...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
  • George III Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1787-88, Henry Chawner, maker, ht. 5 1/2 in., approx. 12.3 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 4

    George III Sterling Silver Teapot, London, 1787-88, Hen...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Group of Georgian Sterling Silver Spoons, 18th/19th century, various dates, makers, and monograms, including twelve dinner spoons, six
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $1,500
    Lot 5

    Group of Georgian Sterling Silver Spoons, 18th/19th cen...

    Est.
    $1,000 - $1,500
  • George III Sterling Silver Center Bowl, London, 1796-97, maker's mark "_W," with an engraved coat of arms to one side and armorial to t
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 6

    George III Sterling Silver Center Bowl, London, 1796-97...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
  • George III Irish Sterling Silver Coffeepot, Dublin, late 18th/early 19th century, lacking date mark, Joseph Jackson, maker, with chased
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,000
    Lot 7

    George III Irish Sterling Silver Coffeepot, Dublin, lat...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,000
  • George III Sterling Silver Tray, London, 1799-1800, Lewis Pantin III, maker, with engraved armorial to rim, lg. 20 in., approx. 64.3 tr
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 8

    George III Sterling Silver Tray, London, 1799-1800, Lew...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Two George III Sterling Silver Meat Covers, London, 1801-02, John Edwards III, maker, each with an engraved coat of arms, ht. 6, lg. 9
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $2,000
    Lot 9

    Two George III Sterling Silver Meat Covers, London, 180...

    Est.
    $1,000 - $2,000
  • Three Pieces of Georgian Sterling Silver Tableware, each with engraved armorial, two salt cellars with cobalt glass liners, c. 1759, by
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 10

    Three Pieces of Georgian Sterling Silver Tableware, eac...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Assembled Georgian "Hanoverian" Pattern Sterling Silver Flatware Service, 18th/early 19th century, various dates, makers, and monograms
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 11

    Assembled Georgian "Hanoverian" Pattern Sterling Silver...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
  • George III Sterling Silver Hot Water Jug, London, 1807-08, Abstinando King, maker, with an engraved coat of arms on a stand with burner
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 12

    George III Sterling Silver Hot Water Jug, London, 1807-...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
  • George III Sterling Silver Mustard Pot, London, 1809-10, Rebecca Emes & Edward Barnard I, maker, with an engraved thistle armorial to f
    Estimate
    $250 - $350
    Lot 13

    George III Sterling Silver Mustard Pot, London, 1809-10...

    Est.
    $250 - $350
  • Assembled Three-piece Sterling Silver Tea Service, each with an engraved, matching armorial, teapot and sugar bowl Georgian and the cre
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 14

    Assembled Three-piece Sterling Silver Tea Service, each...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
  • English Regency Silver-plated Plateau and Epergne, 19th century, comprised of a mirrored plateau by T.J. Creswick, dia. 17 1/2, and a f
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $1,500
    Lot 15

    English Regency Silver-plated Plateau and Epergne, 19th...

    Est.
    $1,000 - $1,500
  • George IV Sterling Silver Coffeepot, London, 1824-25, Timothy Smith & Thomas Merryweather, maker, chased with flowers centering a rocai
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 16

    George IV Sterling Silver Coffeepot, London, 1824-25, T...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Three-piece George IV Sterling Silver Tea Service, London, 1824-25, Hyam Hyams, maker, with allover chased flowers and rocaille scrolls
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $2,000
    Lot 17

    Three-piece George IV Sterling Silver Tea Service, Lond...

    Est.
    $1,000 - $2,000
  • William IV Irish Sterling Silver Teapot, Dublin, 1830-31, Charles Marsh, maker, with an engraved armorial, ht. 6 1/4 in., approx. 29.3
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 18

    William IV Irish Sterling Silver Teapot, Dublin, 1830-3...

    Est.
    $600 - $800
  • Eighteen Pieces of William IV Sterling Silver Flatware, London, 1832-33, William Eaton, maker, in the "Shell and Thread" pattern with e
    Estimate
    $800 - $1,200
    Lot 19

    Eighteen Pieces of William IV Sterling Silver Flatware,...

    Est.
    $800 - $1,200
  • William IV Sterling Silver Trophy Cup and Cover, London, 1836-37, Edward, Edward Jr., John & William Barnard, maker, with a central ins
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 20

    William IV Sterling Silver Trophy Cup and Cover, London...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Near Pair of Sterling Silver Wine Coasters, Sheffield, one 1832-33, other 1837-38, each with indistinct maker's marks, with a reticulat
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 21

    Near Pair of Sterling Silver Wine Coasters, Sheffield, ...

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Victorian Sterling Silver Charger, London, 1840-41, Richard Garrard, maker, with an engraved armorial to rim, dia. 11 1/2 in., approx.
    Estimate
    $500 - $700
    Lot 22

    Victorian Sterling Silver Charger, London, 1840-41, Ric...

    Est.
    $500 - $700
  • Victorian Sterling Silver Nutmeg Grater, London, 1864-65, William Summers, maker, lg. 2 in., approx. 1.7 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 23

    Victorian Sterling Silver Nutmeg Grater, London, 1864-6...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Victorian Sterling Silver Salver, Sheffield, 1864-65, Martin Hall Co., maker, with registry mark, with an engraved presentation inscrip
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 24

    Victorian Sterling Silver Salver, Sheffield, 1864-65, M...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
  • Four-piece Victorian Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Service, London, 1874-75, John, Edward, Walter & John Barnard (Barnard & Sons Ltd.)
    Estimate
    $2,000 - $4,000
    Lot 25

    Four-piece Victorian Sterling Silver Tea and Coffee Ser...

    Est.
    $2,000 - $4,000
  • Victorian Sterling Silver-gilt Perfume, Birmingham, 1884-85, David & Lionel Spiers, maker, in the original fitted case, lg. 2 1/4 in.,
    Estimate
    $200 - $400
    Lot 26

    Victorian Sterling Silver-gilt Perfume, Birmingham, 188...

    Est.
    $200 - $400
  • Victorian Irish Sterling Silver Dish Ring, Dublin, 1899-1900, James Wakely & Frank Clarke Wheeler, maker, with rocaille C-scrolls and a
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 27

    Victorian Irish Sterling Silver Dish Ring, Dublin, 1899...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Elizabeth II Sterling Silver Pillbox by Tiffany & Co., London, 1972-73, formed as a dog's head opening to a gilded interior, lg. 1 1/4,
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 28

    Elizabeth II Sterling Silver Pillbox by Tiffany & Co., ...

    Est.
    $300 - $600
  • Approximately Fifty-five Assorted Irish Sterling Silver Spoons, Dublin, mainly 19th/early 20th century, various makers and engravings,
    Estimate
    $1,200 - $1,800
    Lot 29

    Approximately Fifty-five Assorted Irish Sterling Silver...

    Est.
    $1,200 - $1,800
  • Pair of Edward VII Sterling Silver Two-light Candelabra, London, 1901-02, Charles Stuart Harris, maker, weighted, ht. 16 1/2 in.
    Estimate
    $3,000 - $5,000
    Lot 30

    Pair of Edward VII Sterling Silver Two-light Candelabra...

    Est.
    $3,000 - $5,000
  • Edward VII Irish Sterling Silver Three-handled Goblet, Dublin, 1902-03, Elkington & Co. Ltd., maker, with a hammered finish throughout,
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 31

    Edward VII Irish Sterling Silver Three-handled Goblet, ...

    Est.
    $300 - $600
  • George V Sterling Silver Covered Chalice, London, 1924-25, Guild of Handicraft, maker, with an engraved inscription to the underside of
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 32

    George V Sterling Silver Covered Chalice, London, 1924-...

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Pair of Irish Sterling Silver Candlesticks, Dublin, 1970-71, Royal Irish Silver Co., also marked "S.C.&L. Co.," each sconce with grapev
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $1,500
    Lot 33

    Pair of Irish Sterling Silver Candlesticks, Dublin, 197...

    Est.
    $1,000 - $1,500
  • Irish Sterling Silver Goblet, Dublin, 1970-71, Royal Irish Silver Co., maker, also marked "S.C.&L. Co.," monogrammed to underside, ht.
    Estimate
    $300 - $400
    Lot 34

    Irish Sterling Silver Goblet, Dublin, 1970-71, Royal Ir...

    Est.
    $300 - $400
  • Elizabeth II Sterling Silver Flatware Service, London, 1965-66, James Robinson, maker, twelve each: dinner forks, hollow knives, desser
    Estimate
    $3,000 - $5,000
    Lot 34A

    Elizabeth II Sterling Silver Flatware Service, London, ...

    Est.
    $3,000 - $5,000
  • Elizabeth II Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Sheffield, c. 1995, Nat Leslie Ltd., maker, twelve hollow dinner knives, twelve hollow l
    Estimate
    $1,500 - $3,000
    Lot 35

    Elizabeth II Sterling Silver Flatware Service, Sheffiel...

    Est.
    $1,500 - $3,000
  • Northern European Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker, 17th century, bearing indistinct hallmark and maker's mark "LP," with engraved strapwork m
    Estimate
    $1,000 - $1,500
    Lot 36

    Northern European Parcel-gilt Silver Beaker, 17th centu...

    Est.
    $1,000 - $1,500
  • Pair of Continental Silver Candlesticks, probably Germany, 18th century, bearing 12 loth standard and maker's mark "TS," ht. 8 5/8 in.,
    Estimate
    $400 - $800
    Lot 37

    Pair of Continental Silver Candlesticks, probably Germa...

    Est.
    $400 - $800
  • Dutch Silver Tray, 19th century, maker's mark "AHP," with a reticulated gallery, dia. 12 3/4 in., approx. 31.2 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 38

    Dutch Silver Tray, 19th century, maker's mark "AHP," wi...

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Group of Sterling Silver Wine Tastevins and Bottle Tickets, three French .950 wine tasters and three Georgian bottle tags for Madeira,
    Estimate
    $400 - $800
    Lot 39

    Group of Sterling Silver Wine Tastevins and Bottle Tick...

    Est.
    $400 - $800
  • Continental Silver Inkwell, 19th century, unmarked, lg. 10 1/2 in., approx. 19.7 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 40

    Continental Silver Inkwell, 19th century, unmarked, lg....

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Continental Silver-mounted Horn, probably Sweden, mid-19th century, with a figural base and stem raised on a weighted foot, ht. 16 1/2
    Estimate
    $600 - $800
    Lot 41

    Continental Silver-mounted Horn, probably Sweden, mid-1...

    Est.
    $600 - $800
  • Continental Silver Tureen, 19th century, bearing unidentified hallmarks and French weevil mark, ht. 10 1/2 in., approx. 43.1 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $400 - $600
    Lot 42

    Continental Silver Tureen, 19th century, bearing uniden...

    Est.
    $400 - $600
  • Continental .750 Silver Beaker, late 19th century, with three coins mounted to sides on bun feet, ht. 4 7.8 in., approx. 7.5 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $300 - $500
    Lot 43

    Continental .750 Silver Beaker, late 19th century, with...

    Est.
    $300 - $500
  • Continental Silver Figure of Atlas, 19th century, indistinct hallmarks to the base, ht. 6 3/4 in., approx. 6.7 troy oz.
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 44

    Continental Silver Figure of Atlas, 19th century, indis...

    Est.
    $300 - $600
  • Continental Silver Figure, 19th century, possibly Portugal, maker's mark "FSB," the figure holding a staff and a raised pineapple, ht.
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 45

    Continental Silver Figure, 19th century, possibly Portu...

    Est.
    $300 - $600
  • Continental Silver Flatware Service, c. 1830, bearing fineness mark "13P" and "FREUD" maker's mark as well as an Italian import mark fo
    Estimate
    $700 - $900
    Lot 46

    Continental Silver Flatware Service, c. 1830, bearing f...

    Est.
    $700 - $900
  • Dutch .833 Silver Ostrich Spice Box, Netherlands, c. 1897, maker's mark "SA," with a hinged lid to back with stone set eyes, ht. 4 5/8
    Estimate
    $300 - $600
    Lot 47

    Dutch .833 Silver Ostrich Spice Box, Netherlands, c. 18...

    Est.
    $300 - $600

Auction Description

European Furniture & Decorative Arts by Skinner
We invite you to preview items, ask questions of our specialists, and learn more about the auction process at Skinner. Appointments are required to ensure safety and health; please contact 508.970.3203 or european@skinnerinc.com. A select sale of just over 350 lots highlighted by nearly 75 lots of Greek/Southern Italian ancient pottery from a private New York estate, fine Wedgwood, furniture, sculpture and an assortment of 125 lots of fine silver. Contact Us 508.970.3203 european@skinnerinc.com Read more
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A. Conditions of Sale 1. Some of the lots in this sale are offered subject to a reserve. The reserve is a confidential minimum price agreed upon by the consignor and Skinner, Inc. below which the lot will not be sold. In most cases, the reserve will be set below the estimated range, but in no case will it exceed the estimates listed. A representative of Skinner, Inc. will execute such reserves by bidding for the consignor. In any event and whether or not a lot is subject to a reserve, the auctioneer may reject any bid or raise not commensurate with the value of such lot. 2. All property is sold “as is,” and neither the auctioneer nor any consignor makes any warranties or representation of any kind or nature with respect to the property, and in no event shall they be responsible for the correctness, nor deemed to have made any representation or warranty, of description, genuineness, authorship, attribution, provenance, period, culture, source, origin, or condition of the property and no statement made at the sale, or in the bill of sale, or invoice or elsewhere shall be deemed such a warranty of representation or an assumption of liability. 3. Except as provided in paragraph 1 above, the highest bidder as determined by the auctioneer shall be the purchaser. In the case of a disputed bid, the auctioneer shall have sole discretion in determining the purchaser and may also, at his or her election, withdraw the lot or reoffer the lot for sale. The auctioneer shall have sole discretion to refuse any bid, or refuse to acknowledge any bidder. Any bidder that plans on spending in excess of $100,000 should make arrangements with the accounting department at least five (5) days in advance of the sale, as a deposit may be required to participate. 4. All merchandise purchased must be paid for and removed from the premises the day of the auction. Skinner Inc. may impose, and the purchaser agrees to pay, a monthly interest charge of 1.5% of the purchase price of any lot or item lot not paid for within thirty-five (35) days of the date of sale. Skinner, Inc. shall have no liability for any damage or loss to property left on its premises for more than seven (7) days from the date of sale. If any property has not been removed within seven (7) days from the date of sale, at the option of Skinner, Inc. (a) Skinner Inc. reserves the right to charge a minimum storage fee of $10 per lot per day, and may impose, and the purchaser agrees to pay, a monthly storage charge of 1.5% of the purchase price of any lot or portion of a lot not removed within the seven (7) days, and/or (b) Skinner Inc. may place the merchandise in a subsequent auction, without Reserve, to be sold to the highest bidder, and after deducting the standard commission and any additional charges that may apply, remit the proceeds to the purchaser. 5. Skinner accepts cash or check for payment. Personal checks will be acceptable only if credit has been established with Skinner, Inc. or if a bank authorization has been received guaranteeing a personal check. Skinner, Inc. reserves the right to hold merchandise purchased by personal check until the check has cleared the bank. The purchaser agrees to pay Skinner, Inc. a handling charge of $25.00 for any check dishonored by the drawee. Please contact Accounting for additional payment methods. Skinner does not accept payment by credit card for merchandise purchases. 6. If the purchaser breaches any of its obligations under these Conditions of Sale, including its obligation to pay in full the purchase price of all items for which it was the highest successful bidder, Skinner Inc. may exercise all of its rights and remedies under the law including, without limitation, (a) canceling the sale and applying any payments made by the purchaser to the damages caused by the purchaser’s breach, and/or (b) offering at public auction, without reserve, any lot or item for which the purchaser has breached any of its obligations, including its obligation to pay in full the purchase price, holding the purchaser liable for any deficiency plus all costs of sale. 7. In no event will the liability of Skinner, Inc. to any purchaser with respect to any item exceed the purchase price actually paid by such purchaser for such item. 8. Shipping is the responsibility of the purchaser. Upon request, our staff will provide the list of shippers who deliver to destinations within the United States and overseas. Some property that is sold at auction can be subject to laws governing export from the U.S., such as items that include material from some endangered species. Import restrictions from foreign countries are subject to these same governing laws. Granting of licensing for import or export of goods from local authorities is the sole responsibility of the buyer. Denial or delay of licensing will not constitute cancellation or delay in payment for the total purchase price of these lots. 9. Sales in Massachusetts, Florida, New York, and Maine are subject to the respective current sales taxes. Dealers, museums, and other qualifying parties may be exempt from sales tax upon submission of proper documentation. 10. A premium equal to 25% of the final bid price up to and including $250,000, plus 20% of the final bid price from $250,001 up to and including $3,000,000, plus 12% of the final bid price from $3,000,001 and over will be applied to each lot sold, to be paid by the buyer as part of the purchase price. 11. Bidding on any item indicates your acceptance of these terms and all other terms printed within, posted, and announced at the time of sale whether bidding in person, through a representative, by phone, by Internet, or other absentee bid. 12. Skinner, Inc. and its consignors make no warranty or representation, express or implied, that the purchaser will acquire any copyright or reproduction rights to any lot sold. Skinner, Inc. expressly reserves the right to reproduce any image of the lots sold in this catalog. The copyright in all images, illustrations and written material produced by or for Skinner, Inc. relating to a lot, including the contents of this catalog, is, and shall remain at all times, the property of Skinner, Inc. and shall not be used by the purchaser, nor by anyone else, without our prior written consent. 13. These conditions of sale shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (excluding the laws applicable to conflicts or choice of law). The buyer/bidder agrees that any suit for the enforcement of this agreement may be brought, and any action against Skinner in connection with the transactions contemplated by this agreement shall be brought, in the courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or any federal court sitting therein. The bidder/buyer consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts and waives objections that it may now or hereafter have to the venue of any such suit. B. Skinner, Inc. & Lower Falls Wine Co. Conditions of Sale – Fine Wines/Fine Wines – Online Auction 1. All bidders and buyers of wine must be at least 21 years of age and shall present satisfying legal documentation of this at auction. In the event the buyer is a partnership or corporate entity, the receiver of the wine shall furnish proof fulfilling this criteria. 2. Some of the lots in this sale are offered subject to a reserve. The reserve is a confidential minimum price agreed upon by the consignor and Skinner, Inc., below which the lot will not be sold. In most cases, the reserve will be set below the estimated range, but in no case will it exceed the estimates listed. A representative of Skinner, Inc. will execute such reserves by bidding for the consignor. In any event, and whether or not a lot is subject to a reserve, Skinner, Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. may reject any bid or raise not commensurate with the value of such lot. 3. All property is sold “as is,” and neither Skinner, Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. nor any consignor makes any warranties or representation or any kind or nature with respect to the property, and in no event shall they be responsible for the correctness, nor deemed to have made any representation or warranty, or description, genuineness, authorship, attribution, provenance, period, culture, source, origin, or condition of the property and no statement made at the sale, or in the bill of sale, or invoice, or in the catalog, or elsewhere shall be deemed such a warranty of representation or an assumption of liability. Prospective buyers are urged to inspect those lots they have interest in. 4. Except as provided in paragraph 1 above, the highest bidder as determined by Skinner, Inc. shall be the purchaser. In the case of a disputed bid, the auctioneer shall have sole discretion in determining the purchaser and may also, at his or her election, withdraw the lot or reoffer the lot for sale. The auctioneer shall have sole discretion to refuse any bid, or refuse to acknowledge any bidder. Please note Massachusetts state law requires all purchasers of alcoholic beverages be at least 21 years of age. Any bidder that plans on spending in excess of $100,000 should make arrangements with the accounting department at least five (5) days in advance of the sale, as a deposit may be required to participate. 5. All merchandise purchased is payable directly to Skinner Inc., and must be paid for the day of the auction. All merchandise must be removed from Lower Falls Wine Co. within forty five (45) days of the auction, and in no event shall Skinner Inc. or Lower Falls Wine Co. have any liability for any damage to property left on its premises for more than fourteen (14) days after the sale. Lower Falls Wine Co. may impose, and the purchaser agrees to pay, a monthly storage fee per lot as determined by Lower Falls Wine Co. (see Collection of Wines). If any property has not been removed within forty five (45) days from the date of sale, at the option of Skinner, Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. (a) the merchandise may be transferred to and stored at a bonded warehouse and the purchaser agrees to pay all transfer and storage expenses, and/or (b) Skinner Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. may place the merchandise in a subsequent auction, without Reserve, to be sold to the highest bidder, and after deducting the standard commission and any additional charges that may apply, remit the proceeds to the purchaser. 6. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, good check, or wire transfers, payable in U.S. dollars. Checks will be acceptable only if credit has been established with Skinner or if a bank authorization has been received guaranteeing the check. Skinner, Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. reserve the right to hold merchandise purchased until the funds have cleared the bank. The purchaser agrees to pay Skinner and/or Lower Falls Wine Co. a handling charge of $25.00 for any check dishonored by the drawee. 7. If the purchaser breaches any of its obligations under these Conditions of Sale, including its obligation to pay in full the purchase price of all items for which it was the highest successful bidder, Skinner Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. may exercise all of its rights and remedies under the law including, without limitation, (a) canceling the sale and applying any payments made by the purchaser to the damages caused by the purchaser’s breach, and/or (b) offering at public auction, without reserve, any lot or item for which the purchaser has breached any of its obligations, including its obligation to pay in full the purchase price, holding the purchaser liable for any deficiency plus all costs of sale. 8. In no event will the liability of Skinner, Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. to any purchaser with respect to any item exceed the purchase price actually paid by such purchaser for such item. 9. Lower Falls Wine Co. may, in their discretion and at purchaser’s request, package and arrange for delivery as directed by the purchaser. In such event, purchaser agrees that (a) all such packaging, handling and delivery is at the sole risk of the purchaser and that Skinner, Inc. and Lower Falls Wine Co. shall have no liability for any loss or damage to such items, and (b) purchaser shall pay in advance, all packaging expenses, including labor, materials, carriers fees and all insurance charges. Please arrange seventy-two (72) hours in advance for collection and delivery. Purchaser shall make itself aware of the limitations and restrictions imposed by various states in regards to the transportation and importation of alcoholic beverages and purchaser has the sole responsibility to research and comply with all permit and licensing requirements. Neither Skinner, Inc. nor Lower Falls Wine Co. shall be responsible for obtaining any permits or licenses on behalf of purchaser and no sale shall be cancelled or refunded for lack of purchaser’s noncompliance with permitting and licensing issues. (Please see Collection of Wines) 10. A premium equal to 25% of the final bid price up to and including $250,000, plus 20% of the final bid price from $250,001 up to and including $3,000,000, plus 12% of the final bid price from $3,000,001 and over will be applied to each lot sold, to be paid by the buyer as part of the purchase price. 11. Bidding on any item indicates your acceptance of these terms and all other terms printed within, posted, and announced at the time of sale whether bidding in person, through a representative, by phone, by Internet, or other absentee bid. 12. Skinner, Inc. and its consignors make no warranty or representation, express or implied, that the purchaser will acquire any copyright or reproduction rights to any lot sold. Skinner, Inc. expressly reserves the right to reproduce any image of the lots sold in this catalog. The copyright in all images, illustrations and written material produced by or for Skinner, Inc. relating to a lot, including the contents of this catalog, is, and shall remain at all times, the property of Skinner, Inc. and shall not be used by the purchaser, nor by anyone else, without our prior written consent. 13. These conditions of sale shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (excluding the laws applicable to conflicts or choice of law). The buyer/bidder agrees that any suit for the enforcement of this agreement may be brought, and any action against Skinner in connection with the transactions contemplated by this agreement shall be brought, in the courts of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts or any federal court sitting therein. The bidder/buyer consents to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts and waives objections that it may now or hereafter have to the venue of any such suit. C. Firearms 1. Post-1898 firearms must be registered in compliance with federal law. 2. Federal Firearms License purchases only. 3. To purchase with a Curio & Relic License, the gun must be listed as acceptable on the ATF list for collectors of curios. www.atf.gov/sites/default/files/assets/pdf-files/p-5300-11-firearms-curios-or-relics-list.pdf 4. Bidder must provide FFL information upon registration to bid. We highly recommend registering in advance, please contact William Madden at 508.970.3283. 5. Bidders who do not have a valid FFL must provide Skinner with a license for an FFL transfer agent upon registering to bid, and upon receipt of the agent’s FFL, the firearm must be shipped to the transfer agent, not the buyer/winner of the auction. 6. A transfer agent can charge for handling the transfer. It is the buyer/winner’s responsibility to pay for and make arrangements for an agent prior to registering to bid. CONDITION OF FIREARMS AND ANTIQUE ARMS. Skinner, Inc. (“Skinner”) makes no warranties or representations whatsoever, and no employee or consultant of Skinner, Inc. has the authority to make any warranties or representations, concerning any firearms or antique arms, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES REGARDING MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR USE OR PURPOSE, as well as any express or implied warranties or representations regarding the operation, condition, reliability, safety to store or transport, or legality to purchase, own, store, transport or resell any firearms or antique arms. Use of any firearms or antique arms purchased at Skinner is entirely at the user’s risk. Skinner recommends that all weapons purchased at auction be examined by a competent gunsmith. Skinner disclaims any liability whatsoever for accident, injury or damage resulting to any person or property from the purchase, sale, transport, storage or use of any firearms or antique arms purchased through Skinner. All other Terms & Conditions of Sale at Skinner remain applicable, please refer to Conditions of Sale