PLEASE READ CAREFULLY BEFORE BIDDING
to Mail Bid Sale Home
This is a Mail Bid Sale and bids should be submitted on the
enclosed form (or by email or telephone) before the listed
All lots will
be sold to the highest bidder at one step over the next
highest bid. For example, if you bid €140 and the next
highest bid is €100, you get the lot at €110.
values are given for each lot in the right hand column in €.
All lots are reserved and bids at less than 80% of estimate are
unlikely to be successful.
Please read carefully; condition is usually given as a range for
mixed lots. Numbers of items in the lot are given in brackets at
end of description.
There is no buyers' commission on lots. A handling charge
of €2 per lot will apply to all purchases. Postage,
packing and registration, if required, will be charged at cost.
In the case of equal
bids, the first bid received will be given preference.
Break Ties: If
this instruction is entered with a bid, the bid will be increased
by one step only in the event of equal bids being received.
are as follows: Up to €19 in €1 steps; €20 to €48
in €2 steps; €50 to €95 in €5 steps; €100
and above in €10 steps.
may bid on two or more lots, and wish to purchase only one, by entering
"OR" between the bids.
to "Buy" or "Buy at Best" cannot be taken. These
will be converted to three times estimate; this will not
guarantee purchase of the lot
may limit their total purchases to an amount stated on the bidding
form. This allows bids to be placed on all lots of interest, while
setting a maximum amount to be spent.
Bids should be sent
by post on the Bid Form provided. Telephone, fax or email bids
are acceptable if subsequently confirmed in writing.
will be sent a pro forma invoice after the sale with details of
payment methods. Usually, payment must be received before purchases
can be sent. Lots may be collected by arrangement.
Lots with Pic after the description are illustrated.
quoted, most recent calogues are used including Hibernian, MacDonnell
Whyte (MW), Michel (Mi), Stanley Gibbons (SG),
IPM Picture Postcard Values (IPM), Cigarette Card Values
(Murray), Seaby Coins of Scotland & Ireland (S),
MacDevitt Irish Banknotes.
of over €100 will be sent registered at buyer's cost. In the
unlikely event of a loss, liability is limited to the amount reclaimable
from the Post Office.