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    Sale 7627

    Dealing in Excellence: A Celebration of Hotspur and Jeremy

    20 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 124

    A PAIR OF FRENCH RED OPAL (HYALITE GLASS) VASES

    19TH/20TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF FRENCH RED OPAL (HYALITE GLASS) VASES
    19TH/20TH CENTURY
    Each of tapering form with waisted neck
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high (2)


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    Hyalite glass is a form of opal, made to simulate natural rock or stone

    Special Notice

    This lot will be sold under the Alpha scheme. If you are an EU Purchaser, there is effectively no change: VAT is charged at 17.5% on the buyer''s premium ONLY on a VAT inclusive basis. VAT is accounted for under the auctioneer''s margin scheme. If you are a non-EU Purchaser: VAT, at 17.5%, will be payable on both the hammer price and the buyer''s premium. VAT on the hammer will be refunded upon receipt of export documentation by the VAT department. Non-EU trading businesses can receive a further VAT refund on the buyer''s premium directly from HM Revenue and Customs.