Author Topic: If anyone brought the lot of 9 Selkirks at Gorringes today please let me know  (Read 692 times)

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Offline mhgcgolfclub

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I would think commission for the seller is less and can negotiate a better rate if selling quite a few lots, I sold a lot of glass at woolley and Wallis last year and paid 8% pus vat plus lotting fees etc. I think they rather take more from the buyer than the seller.
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Offline ChokGuzel

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Hi as a buyer it realy makes no difference what the premium  is, as you will take this into account when bidding. In effect it is the seller  who pays all the commission. Recieving just over half of the hammer price. the buyer knows what they are spending and go home happy with there new purchase. Buyer  premium is just a way of getting more from the seller without them realising they are being had.
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Offline chopin-liszt

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Was there anything special about these weights?  - (apart from being Selkirk, obviously)

Cheers, Sue (M)

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Offline pooleandpaperweights

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9 of the best Selkirk weights you are likely to see, 3 of them 1 of 1's and the rest I think are all limited edition lampwork weights.

If I had been buying things at the moment they would of been coming my way.......


Offline chopin-liszt

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 :) Thanks.
Cheers, Sue (M)

Three Wise Women would have asked for directions, arrived on time, delivered the baby, cleaned the stables and made a casserole...

And there WOULD have been peace on earth.

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Here's the picture.  Mods, I have permission from Gorringes to use it so long as I give them credit, so , courtesy of Gorringes auction house,

http://i146.photobucket.com/albums/r267/pooleandpaperweights/gorringesselkirks.jpg

Ian

Offline RAY

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will they all be peters lampwork?
cheers Ray

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What a beautiful collection. 8)

 

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