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.
Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not
be imported into the U.S. As a convenience to our bidders, we have marked
these lots with Y. Please be advised that a purchaser¹s inability to import
any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute
grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale.
With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating
in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S.,
provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery
outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature
(e.g., a string).
Where there is no symbol Christie's generally sells lots under the Margin Scheme. The final price charged to Buyer''s for each lot, is calculated in the following way: 30% of the final bid price of each lot up to and including € 20.000,00 26% of the excess of the hammer price above € 20.000,00 and up and including € 800.000,00 18,5% of the excess of the hammer price above €800.000,00
Post Lot Text
A GOLD AND RUBY LADY'S WRISTWATCH, SIGNED LOUIS VUITTON