No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.
This lot will be removed to an off-site warehouse at the close of business on the day of sale - 2 weeks free storage
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The combination of cedar lined drawers, inswept legs and inlaid standard end supports are characteristic of the early 19th Century Tottenham Court Road cabinet-maker John McLean (see: S. Redburn, 'John McLean & Son', Furniture History, 1978, pp. 31-37).