No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT payable at 19.6% (5.5% for books) will be added to the buyer’s premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
Spink & Son Ltd., London, 9 September 1987.
Post Lot Text
A RARE SWORD WITH ITS BRONZE AND CLOISONNE ENAMEL SCABBARD
CHINA, QING DYNASTY, 17TH CENTURY