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.
Please note the estimate has been reduced to 2000-2500
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Cf. J. Boardman and D. Scarisbrick, The Ralph Harari Collection of Finger rings, London, 1977, p.73 no. 169, for similar bezel detail