Christie's generally offer property consigned by others for sale at public auction. From time to time, lots are offered which Christie's International Plc or one of its subsidiary companies owns in whole or in part. Such a lot is offered subject to a reserve, unless otherwise stated. This is such a lot.
Rifles and Pistols, (red labels) with specific exceptions (blue and yellow labels), require a British Firearms Certificate or Export Licence. All are sold 'as found'.
This lot has no reserve
No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 17.5% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis
Lots 9 & 17 bearing yellow labels require no certificate or licence.
Lots 1-5 bearing specially marked red labels require a Home Office Section 5 permit.
Lots 12 and 13-38 bearing standard red labels require a British Firearm Certificate or Export Licence.
Lots 6,7,8,10,11 & 39-78 and 89-101 bearing blue labels require a British Shot Gun certificate to possess.