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Unmounted Gemstones Online Auction MARCH!"#!-!"%&!"'()

BID/ONLINE/AT onlineauctions.waddingtons.ca

FINE/JEWELLERY/SPECIALIST Donald P. McLean dpm@waddingtons.ca

ALL/LOTS/CAN/BE/VIEWED/ONLINE/AT jewellery.waddingtons.ca

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FRONT/COVER Lot 2

CUSHION CUT IMPERIAL TOPAZ

FRONT/INSIDE/ Lot 64

ON/VIEW

16 OVAL CUT AQUAMARINESz

Sunday, March 25 from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm BACK/INSIDE

Monday, March 26 from 1:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Lot 3

CUSHION CUT TSAVORITE

PREVIEW/HELD/AT !-. King Street East, !nd Floor Toronto, Ontario M/A0'K1

BACK/COVER Lot 104

OVAL CUT UNHEATED SAPPHIRE

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This catalogue and its contents © !"#$% Waddington McLean & Company Ltd.

This auction is subject to the Conditions of Sale found in the batck of this catalogue.

Photography & design by Waddington’s All Rights reserved.


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2

3

7 OVAL CHRYSOBERYL CAT’S-EYE CABOCHONS (10.15ct.t.w.)

CUSHION CUT IMPERIAL TOPAZ 13.06mm x 8.20mm x 6.25mm; (6.92ct.)

CUSHION CUT TSAVORITE 8.28mm x 7.06mm x 4.06mm; (1.88ct.)

$500—700

$300—400

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5

6

FANCY ROUND CUT TSAVORITE 6.20mm x 4.55mm; (1.22ct.)

EMERALD CUT TSAVORITE 6.61mm x 4.92mm x 3.49mm; (1.02ct.)

17 ROUND CUT TSAVORITES (4.11ct.t.w.)

$200—300

$100—200

$200—300

$200—300


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8

9

SQUARE CUT GREEN TOURMALINE 9.83mm x 9.74mm x 6.40mm; (5.31ct.)

OVAL CUT GREEN TOURMALINE 10.35mm x 6.72mm x 4.42mm; (2.28ct.)

37 SMALL ROUND AND OVAL CUT YELLOW SAPPHIRES (8.77ct.t.w.)

$150—250

$100—150

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11

12

33 SQUARE AND RECTANGULAR BLOODSTONE PANELS including 21 square (12mm x 12mm) and 12 rectangular (13mm x 18mm)

28 OVAL AND RECTANGULAR BLOODSTONE PANELS including 23 oval (12mm x 16mm), 3 rectangular (12mm x 16mm), and 2 large rectangular (1mm x 18mm)

OVAL OPAL CABOCHON 17.07mm x 13.36mm x 4.90mm; (6.81ct.)

$80—120

$80—120

$150—200

$350—450


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14

15

OVAL CARVED HARDSTONE CAMEO 30mm x 22mm

EMERALD CUT RUBELLITE 8.06mm x 7.56mm x 4.80mm; (2.20ct.)

OVAL CUT SAPPHIRE 7.85mm x 5.95mm x 3.60mm; (1.54ct.)

$50—80

$100—150

$300—400

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17

18

8 PEAR CUT EMERALDS (4.22ct.t.w.)

3 PEAR CUT GREEN SAPPHIRES AND 2 OVAL CUT PINK TOURMALINES sapphires (2.72ct.t.w.); tourmalines (1.19ct.t.w.)

FREEFORM OPAL CABOCHON 18.75mm x 13.24mm x 7.18mm; (8.18ct.)

$250—350

$100—150

$250—350


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20

21

APPROX. 180 ROUND RUBY AND VARIOUS COLOURED SAPPHIRE CABOCHONS (41.53ct.t.w.)

ROUND STAR SAPPHIRE CABOCHON 15.1mm x 8.2mm; (20.78ct.)

DROP SHAPED OPAL CABOCHON 18.84mm x 12.92mm x 8.31mm; (7.69ct.)

$250—350

$250—350

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23

24

BRILLIANT CUT BLACK DIAMOND (2.43ct.)

BRILLIANT CUT BLACK DIAMOND (2.13ct.)

45 VARIOUS CUT RUBIES (36.19ct.t.w.), some stones clarity enhanced

$80—120

$80—120

$100—200

$200—300


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26

27

125 VARIOUS CUT SAPPHIRES (34.56ct.t.w.)

CUSHION CUT BLUE ZIRCON 10.74mm x 7.38 x 4.32mm; (4.11ct.)

20 OVAL CUT AQUAMARINES (45.07ct.t.w.)

$100—200

$150—250

$300—400

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29

30

105 VARIOUS OVAL AND DROP SHAPED OPAL CABOCHONS (111.28ct.t.w.)

10 PEAR CUT ALMANDINE GARNETS (14.12ct.t.w.)

108 VARIOUS CUT AND COLOURED SAPPHIRES (108ct.t.w.)

$200—300

$80—120

$100—200


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32

33

197 VARIOUS COLOUR BRIOLETTE CUT SAPPHIRES (58.08ct.t.w.)

2 OVAL CUT PERIDOTS (5.55ct.t.w.)

EMERALD CUT AMETRINE (12.41ct.)

$50—75

$80—120

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35

36

2 OVAL OPAL CABOCHONS approx. 11.1mm x 9.05mm x 3.4omm; (3.29ct.t. w.)

EMERALD CUT AMETRINE 15.99mm x 14.57mm x 9.35mm; (18.07ct.)

OVAL CUT AMETHYST 21.63mm x 17.13mm x 10.95mm; (22.76ct.)

$100—150

$100—150

$100—200

$80—120


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38

39

PEAR CUT AMETHYST 20.04mm x 13.72mm x 11.37mm; (15.76ct.)

OVAL STAR RUBY CABOCHON 15.70mm x 11.74mm x 8.08mm; (17.35ct.)

70 VARIOUS SHAPED SMOKEY QUARTZ CABOCHONS (1075cts.)

$80—120

$100—150

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41

42

OVAL STAR RUBY CABOCHON 14.08mm x 10.20mm x 8.23mm; (15.12ct.)

PEAR CUT BLUE TOPAZ 23.70mm x 17.70mm x 12.87mm; (39.70ct.)

EMERALD CUT COLOMBIAN EMERALD (1.04ct.)

$80—120

$100—150

$100—150

$80—120


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44

45

60 OVAL CUT AMETHYSTS (220ct.t.w.)

OVAL CUT SPHENE 10.11mm x 7.44mm x 6.26mm; (3.31ct.)

EMERALD CUT AMETHYST 19.38mm x 14.28mm x 9.05mm; (19.09ct.)

$200—300

$140—180

$100—200

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47

48

OVAL STAR RUBY CABOCHON 17.58mm x 14.03mm x 8.61mm; (24.77ct.)

ROUND CUT BLUE ZIRCON 9.30mm x 4.87mm; (4.28ct.)

QUANTITY OF FULL CUT RUBY MELEES (20.48ct.t.w.)

$150—250

$120—160

$150—200


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50

51

APPROXIMATELY 311 VARIOUS CUT YELLOW SAPPHIRES (103.39ct.t.w.)

QUANTITY OF OVAL IOLITE CABOCHONS (250.50ct.t.w.)

235 OVAL CUT CITRINES (253.42ct.t.w.)

$100—200

$150—250

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53

54

92 VARIOUS CUT AND COLOUR TOURMALINES (61.73ct.t.w.)

ROUND STAR SAPPHIRE CABOCHON 8.45mm x 4.93mm; (3.64ct.)

OVAL STAR SAPPHIRE CABOCHON 11.04mm x 10.03mm x 7.48mm; (9.07ct.)

$80—120

$100—150

$200—300

$80—120


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56

57

PAIR OF SQUARE CUSHION CUT HELIODORS 7.95mm x 5.11/5.62mm; (4.05ct.t.w.)

PAIR OF PEAR CUT HELIODORS 9.98mm x 7.78mm x 4.64/5.25mm; (3.88ct.t.w.)

OVAL CUT COLOMBIAN EMERALD 8.00mm x 7.11mm x 5.26mm; (1.63ct.)

$100—200

$600—800

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59

60

PEAR CUT COLOMBIAN EMERALD 10.39mm x 7.30mm x 4.97mm; (1.91ct.)

30 ROUND AND OVAL CUT DEMANTOID GARNETS (6.39ct.t.w.)

CIRCULAR BLUE-GREY STAR SAPPHIRE CABOCHON 9.0mm x 6.09mm; (5.16ct.)

$300—400

$200—300

$100—200

$450—600


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62

63

KITE CUT AND OVAL CUT TOPAZ kite (2.12ct.); oval (1.56ct.)

14 OVAL CITRINE CABOCHONS smallest 10.13mm x 8.25mm x 4.63mm; largest 15.95mm x 11.98mm x 7.15mm; (68.78ct.t.w.)

7 VARIOUS CUT SMOKEY QUARTZ (117.68ct.t.w.)

$150—250

$100—200

$70—90

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65

66

16 OVAL CUT AQUAMARINES (17.01ct.t.w.)

EMERALD CUT AQUAMARINE 11.87mm x 8.39mm x 6.11mm; 4.26ct.)

CUSHION CUT AQUAMARINE 11.12mm x 8.99mm x 6.70mm; (4.28ct.)

$400—600

$300—400

$300—400


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68

69

EMERALD CUT AQUAMARINE 9.24mm x 8.77mm x 6.44mm; (3.73ct.)

CUSHION CUT AQUAMARINE 10.09mm x 9.48mm x 6.72mm; (3.97ct.)

EMERALD CUT EMERALD 8.30mm x 7.59mm x 5.01mm; (2.88ct.)

$200—300

$200—300

$200—300

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71

72

EMERALD CUT EMERALD 8.55mm x 7.72mm x 5.93mm; (2.72ct.)

8 EMERALD CUT EMERALDS (5.42ct.t.w.)

6 EMERALD CUT EMERALDS (8.74ct.t.w.)

$200—300

$250—350

$200—300


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74

75

OVAL CUT RUBY 7.78mm x 6.01mm x 4.37mm; (1.70ct.)

2 OVAL CUT RUBIES (1.18ct. & 0.72ct.)

7 OVAL, ROUND & PEAR CUT RUBIES (4.02ct.t.w.)

$400—600

$150—250

$200—300

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77

78

QUANTITY OF VARIOUS CUT DIAMONDS (10.26ct.t.w.)

4 BRILLIANT CUT DIAMONDS (0.30ct.each) SI1 to VS2; H, J, K & O

MARQUISE CUT TANZANITE 12.80mm x 5.65mm x 4.34mm; (2.23ct.)

$300—500

$400—600

$100—200


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80

81

OVAL CUT TANZANITE 9.65mm x 7.66mm x 4.46mm; (2.28ct.)

CUSHION CUT TANZANITE 9.00mm x 6.92mm x 3.77mm; (1.98ct.)

QUANTITY OF SQUARE AND RECTANGULAR CUT GARNETS (409.68ct.t.w.)

$100—200

$100—200

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83

84

96 ROUND AMETHYST CABOCHONS (302.48ct.t.w.)

PEAR CUT CITRINE 19.66mm x 12.40mm x 9.87mm; (13.22ct.)

OVAL CUT CITRINE 18.52mm x 13.80mm x 8.85mm; (13.85ct.)

$80—120

$80—120

$80—120

$100—200


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86

87

OVAL CUT BLUE TOPAZ 21.28mm x 17.54mm x 11.81mm; (36.76ct.)

OVAL CUT HELIODOR 10.80mm x 8.81mm x 5.96mm; (3.20ct.)

17 OVAL AND PEAR SHAPED LAPIS LAZULI CABOCHONS (503.50ct.t.w.)

$100—200

$80—120

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89

90

6 ROUND AND OVAL CHRYSOBERYL CAT’S EYE CABOCHONS (6.58ct.t.w.)

440 VARIOUS ROUND CUT CITRINES (260.40ct.t.w.)

370 EMERALD CUT AMETHYSTS (201.35ct.t.w.)

$150—250

$150—250

$100—200

$80—120


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92

93

65 EMERALD CUT CITRINES (101.9ct.t.w.)

90 VARIOUS CUT GLASS FILLED RUBIES (112.91ct.t.w.)

164 MARQUIS CUT RUBIES (23.06ct.t.w.)

$80—120

$150—250

$150—250

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95

96

12 EMERALD CUT EMERALDS (25.80ct.t.w.)

71 VARIOUS CUT AQUAMARINES (38.73ct.t.w.)

11 ROUND AND EMERALD CUT HELIODORS (7.90ct.t.w.)

$200—300

$200—300

$50—75


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98

99

6 OVAL CUT GARNETS (6.18ct.t.w.)

8 OVAL CUT AQUAMARINES (18.81ct.t.w.)

83 ROUND CUT BLACK DIAMONDS (18.27ct.t.w.)

$80—120

$100—200

$250—350

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101

102

124 ROUND CUT FACETED OPALS (19.60ct.t.w.)

58 VARIOUS OPAL CABOCHONS (115.83ct.t.w.)

193 VARIOUS ROUND CUT DIAMONDS (5.77ct.t.w.)

$80—120

$400—600

$250—350


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104

105

OVAL CUT SAPPHIRE (3.87ct.); with GIA report #2175869939

OVAL CUT UNHEATED SAPPHIRE (1.77ct.); with GIA report #2185546163 stating the stone shows no indications of heating

38 VARIOUS LABRADORITE CABOCHONS (approx. 1,720cts.)

$1,600—2,000

$1,200—1,500

$50—100

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107

108

84 VARIOUS POLISHED TOURMALATED QUARTZ SPECIMENS (approx. 4500.0 ct.t.w.)

240 SQUARE CARNELIAN PANELS (approx. 18mm square)

68 POLISHED ONYX PANELS drilled as pendants; 40mm x 30mm x 9.0mm; (approx. 6,000cts.)

$100—150

$120—160

$100—150


109 SCIENTECH EXTRADE SE300 DIAMOND AND GOLD BALANCE with instructions and calibrating weight $80—120


Conditions of Sale 1. All lots are sold “AS IS”. Any description issued by the auctioneer of an article to be sold is subject to variation to be posted or announced verbally in the auction room prior to the time of sale. While the auctioneer has endeavoured not to mislead in the description issued, and the utmost care is taken to ensure the correct cataloguing of each item, such descriptions are purely statements of opinion and are not intended to constitute a representation to the prospective purchasers and no warranty of the correctness of such description is made. An opportunity for inspection of each article is offered prior to the time of sale. No sale will be set aside on account of lack of correspondence of the article with its description or its reproduction, if any, whether colour or black & white. Some lots are of an age and/ or nature which preclude their being in pristine condition and some catalogue descriptions make reference to damage and/or restoration. The lack of such a reference does not imply that a lot is free from defects nor does any reference to certain defects imply the absence of others. Frames on artwork are not included as part of purchase or condition. It is the responsibility of prospective purchasers to inspect or have inspected each lot upon which they wish to bid, relying upon their own advisers, and to bid accordingly. 2. Each lot sold is subject to a 20% buyers premium as part of the purchase price. 3. Unless exempted by law, the buyer is required to pay Harmonized Sales Tax on the total purchase price including the buyer’s premium. For international buyers, taxes are not applicable when purchases are shipped out of country. Items shipped out of Ontario, the buyer is required to pay taxes as per the tax status of that province, whether it HST or GST (Goods and Services Tax). 4. The auctioneer reserves the right to withdraw any lot from sale at any time, to divide any lot or to combine any two or more lots at his sole discretion, all without notice. 5. The auctioneer has the right to refuse any bid and to advance the bidding at his absolute discretion. The auctioneer reserves the right not to accept and not to reject any bid. Without limitation, any bid which is not commensurate with the value of the article offered, or which is merely a nominal or fractional advance over the previous bid may not be recognized. 6. Each lot may be subject to an unpublished reserve which may be changed at any time by agreement between the auctioneer and the consignor. The auctioneer may bid, or direct an employee to bid, on behalf of the consignor as agreed between them. In addition, the auctioneer may accept and submit absentee and telephone bids, to be executed by an employee of the auctioneer, pursuant to the instructions of prospective purchasers not in a"endance at the sale. 7. The highest bidder accepted by the auctioneer for any lot shall be the buyer and such buyer shall forthwith assume full risk and responsibility for the lot and must comply with such other Conditions of Sale as may be applicable. If any dispute should arise between bidders the auctioneer shall have the absolute discretion to designate the buyer or, at his option, to withdraw any disputed lot from the sale, or to re-offer it at the same or a subsequent sale. The auctioneer’s decision in all cases shall be final. 8. Immediately a#er the purchase of a lot, the buyer shall pay or undertake to the satisfaction of the auctioneer with respect to payment of the whole or any part of the purchase price requested by the auctioneer, failing which the auctioneer in his sole discretion may cancel the sale, with or without re-offering the item for sale.

9. The buyer shall pay for all lots within 48 hours from the date of the sale, a#er which a late charge of 2% per month on the total invoice may be incurred or the auctioneer, in his sole discretion, may cancel the sale. The buyer shall not become the owner of the lot until paid for in full. Items must be removed within 10 days from the date of sale, a#er which storage charges may be incurred. 10. Each lot purchased, unless the sale is cancelled as above, shall be held by the auctioneer at his premises or at a public warehouse at the sole risk of the buyer until fully paid for and taken away. 11. Notwithstanding condition no. 1, if the buyer, prior to removal of a lot, makes arrangements satisfactory to the auctioneer for the inspection of such lot by a fully qualified person acceptable to the auctioneer to determine the genuineness or authenticity of the lot, to be carried out promptly following the sale of the lot, and if, but only if, within a period of 14 days following the sale a wri"en opinion of such person is presented to the auctioneer to the effect that the lot is not genuine or authentic, accompanied by a wri"en request by the buyer for rescission of the sale, then the sale of the lot will be rescinded and the sale price refunded to the buyer. 12. Payment for purchases must be by cash, INTERAC direct debit (Cdn clients in person only), certified cheque (U.S. & Overseas not applicable), travelers cheque, bank dra#, electronic transfer (fee applies), and VISA or Mastercard (up to $25,000). 13. In the event of failure to pay for or remove articles within the aforementioned time limit, the auctioneer, without limitation of the rights of the consignor and the auctioneer against the buyer, may resell any of the articles affected, and in such case the original buyer shall be responsible to the auctioneer and the consignor for: (a) any deficiency in price between the re-sale amount and the amount to have been paid by the original buyer; (b) any reasonable charge by the auctioneer for the storage of such articles until payment and removal by the subsequent buyer; and (c) the amount of commission which the auctioneer would have earned had payment been made in full by the original buyer. 14. It is the responsibility of the buyer to make all arrangements for insuring, packing and removing the property purchased and any assistance by the auctioneer or his servants, agents or contractors, in packing or removal shall be rendered as a courtesy and without any liability to them. 15. The auctioneer acts solely as agent for the consignor and makes no representation as to any a"ribute of, title to, or restriction affecting the articles consigned for sale. Without limitation, the buyer understands that any item bought may be affected by the provisions of the Cultural Property Export Act (Canada). 16. The auctioneer reserves the right to refuse admission to the sale or to refuse to recognize any or all bids from any particular person or persons at any auction.


Selling at Waddington’s WADDINGTON’S.COMMISSION.RATES Items selling for $7,501 or more 10% Items selling for $2,501 to $7,500 15% Items selling for $251 to $2,500 20% Items selling for $250 or less 25% *There is a minimum handling charge of $20 per item

CANADIAN.ART.DEPARTMENT.COMMISSION.RATES Items selling for $7,500 or more 10% Items selling for $2,501 to $7,499 15% Items selling for $2,500 or less 20% *There is a minimum handling charge of $20 per item Paintings, drawings, prints, furniture, jewellery and all forms of decorative arts and collectibles may be brought to our Toronto office where we can provide you with preliminary auction estimates and consignment procedures. Please visit our website at www.waddingtons.ca for details on our various departments and how to contact the specialists. We also accept mailed and emailed requests for advice on the marketability of objects. A photograph and phone number must accompany a full description of each item.

Our specialists regularly travel to major Canadian cities to meet with prospective consignors. For further information, or to arrange an appointment, please contact our Toronto office. Property normally arrives at Waddington’s at least three months before the sale in order to allow our specialists time to research, catalogue, photograph and promote the items. Consignors will receive a contract to sign, se"ing forth terms and fees for our services.

INSURANCE

A 1% insurance charge, based on the hammer price of the property, will be applied to all accounts.

CITES

Restrictions exist regarding the import and export of species protected under CITES (Convention on International Trade in Endangered Species). This includes but is not limited to items made of or containing bone (whalebone etc.), ivory, tortoise shell, seal skin, rhinoceros horn and any other animal part and is strictly controlled or forbidden by most countries. Please review your country’s laws before bidding on pieces made of or containing these restricted items. It is the sole responsibility of the buyer to inquire about and obtain the proper permits for artwork purchased that may contain restricted materials, if such permit can be obtained. Please contact the department for further assistance. All Narwhal Tusks must have a Marine Harvest Number or a Marine and Mammal Transport number to be sold at Waddington’s. For more information please visit: www.cites.org


Buying at Waddington's

All lots will be offered and sold subject to the Conditions of Sale which appear in this catalogue as well as any Glossary and posted or oral announcement. By bidding at auction, bidders are bound by those Conditions and Glossary, as amended by any oral announcement or posted notices, which together form the contract of sale between the successful bidder (buyer), Waddington’s™ and the consignor (seller) of the lot. Descriptions or photographs of lots are not warranties and each lot is sold “as is” in accordance with the Conditions of Sale.

CONDITION.OF.LOTS

All of the items are to be considered, unless otherwise noted in the description, in good condition. The definition of “good” when used in reference to condition, describes an object as having had no major damage or repair but as with the nature of the material, may show minor surface wear, discolouration etc., which indicates the acceptable wear that the piece may acquire with age. If you are particular about minor flaws, you should examine the pieces in person or have our staff answer any questions before bidding. Sizes are approximate. It is the sole responsibility of the bidder to inquire as to the condition of a lot before bidding. Condition reports are available upon request by phone, fax, email or in person. You are advised to make any requests well in advance of the sale. Frames on artwork are not included as part of purchase or condition.

BUYERS.PREMIUM

A premium of 20% of the successful bid price of each lot. A charge of 13% HST (Harmonized Sales Tax) is applicable on the hammer price and buyer’s premium, except for purchases exported from Canada. In the case where purchases are shipped out of the province of Ontario, the HST or GST is charged based on the tax status of that province.

PAYMENT

Payment for purchases must be by cash, INTERAC direct debit (Cdn clients in person only), certified cheque (U.S. & Overseas not applicable), travelers cheque, bank dra#, electronic transfer (fee applies), VISA or Mastercard (up to $25,000). ALL.PRICES.IN.CANADIAN.FUNDS

BIDDING

The Auctioneer may also execute bids on behalf of the consignor to protect the reserve. The reserve is the confidential minimum price the seller is willing to accept for his or her property, below which it will not be sold.

SHIPPING

The Auctioneers will not undertake packing or shipping. The purchaser must designate and arrange for the services of an independent shipper and be responsible for all shipping, insurance expenses and any necessary export permits that may apply. The Auctioneers will, upon request, provide names of professional packers and shippers but will not be held responsible for the service or have any liability for providing this information. Reliable pre-auction estimates of shipping costs of lots offered in this sale may be obtained from: PakShip %&'()*&(+,*)-/-%&'()*&(+,*'-/-).+(/%0(,//'

taurus@pakship.ca www.pakship.ca Envoy 416.299.3367, 416.299.9750 ph@envoy.ca www.envoypackandship.com Fero Transport 514.453.1462, 514.543.7585 www.ferotransport.ca

REMOVAL.OF.PURCHASES

Purchases must be paid for within 48 hours of the date of the sale, and removed from premises within 10 days of the date of sale (see Conditions of Sale, conditions 8 to 15). Clients are advised that packing and/or handling of purchased lots by our employees or agents is undertaken solely as a courtesy for the convenience of clients.


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