This Lot has been sourced from overseas.
When auctioned, such property will remain under “bond” with the applicable import customs duties and taxes being deferred unless and until the property is brought into free circulation in the PRC.
Prospective buyers are reminded that after paying for such lots in full and cleared funds, if they wish to import the lots into the PRC, they will be responsible for and will have to pay the applicable import customs duties and taxes. The rates of import customs duty and tax are based on the value of the goods and the relevant customs regulations and classifications in force at the time of import.
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.
Lots which incorporate batteries may be designated
as “dangerous goods” under international laws
and regulations governing the transport of goods
by air freight. If buyers request shipment of such
lots to regions outside the region in which the
saleroom is located, the batteries will be removed
and retained prior to shipment. If such lots are
collected from the saleroom, the batteries will be
made available for collection free of charge.