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.
Mr Henry Nyburg; Sotheby's London, 9 December 1976, lot 80.
With Edith Mischel, Cologne, circa 1980.
V. Brett, The Sotheby's Directory of Silver 1600-1940, London, 1986, p. 66, no. 87