Two Day Antiques and Interiors Auction
Two-Day Antiques & Interiors Auction
This Saturday & Sunday (March 30th & 31st) Matthews Auctioneers conduct a 1,020 thousand lot auction of antiques & interior items, commencing 2pm each day.
The venue is the historic Duke Brothers Building on Market Street in Kells, a Georgian landmark in the town.
Saturday Day 1 Lots 1 - 500
Sunday Day 2 Lots 501 - 1,050
Dukes Bros Building
7 Market Street, Kells, Co. Meath.
Over 1,000 Lots including Several House Clearances; Ardee, Duleer, Navan, Dublin 4 & 6. Solicitor & Executor Instructions. To Include; Estate Jewellery, Old Rugs, Fine Porcelain, Edwardian & Victorian Silver, Paintings, Georgian, Regency, Victorian & Modern Furniture, Persian Rugs, Gilded Mirrors, Small Library of Antiquarian Volumes (various subjects), Collectables, etc.
On Public View Kells
Thursday 28th February 11am - 5pm
Friday 29th February 11am - 5pm
Saturday 30th February 11am Onwards
Sunday 31st February 11am Onwards
Auction Commences 2pm Sharp Each Day
30th March 2019 from
- Day 1
(Lots 1 to 500)
31st March 2019 from
- Day 2
(Lots 501 to 942)
Successful Bidders Through the Easy Live Portal will be Subjected to an Additional 3% if Not Availing of the £3 Flat Fee Registration Through Easy Live.
The Highest Bidder to be the buyer. If any dispute arises the auctioneers shall have absolute discretion to settle it and put any disputed lot up again for sale.
All buyers are deemed to have read and understood our methods of payment, as outlined here; Cash, personal cheque, Lazer Debit Cards. Visa and MasterCard credit cards are accepted but are subject to a surcharge of 3%.
All buyers Accounts are to be settled within 24 hours of commencement of auction.
Buyers premium 19.5% excluding Vat. For Outside Auctions & House Contents Auctions Buyer’s Commission is also 19.5%. Vat at 23% will Apply to this Commission.
All lots are put up for sale subject to any reserve price imposed by the vendor.
While the possession in a lot shall not pass to the Buyer until he/she has paid the purchase price in full, ownership of the offered lot shall pass to the buyer upon the fall of the hammer when the auctioneer announces the lot has been sold. From which point the buyer shall assume full risk and responsibility for the lot. The buyer – if requested – is to give in full their full name and address, again, if requested, the buyer to pay down a 50% part payment of the purchase money: in default of which the lot or lots purchased may be immediately put up again and resold.
All lots are sold as shown with all faults, Imperfections and errors of description or of genuineness of authenticity. Messrs. Matthews Auction Rooms makes no warranty whatsoever. See (10).
The lots to be taken away at the buyer’s risk and expense, not later than 5.00pm on the day following the sale; in default of which Messrs. Matthews Auction Rooms will not hold themselves responsible if the same are lost, stolen, damaged or destroyed. They will be left at the sole risk of the purchaser and subject to a charge of 10 euros per lot per day storage charge. If, at the expiration of two days after the conclusion of the auction (unless otherwise agreed) the lots are not cleared and/or paid for, they may be sold immediately either publicly or by private treaty without notice being given to the defaulters.
It is the buyers’ responsibility to measure any item to ensure it can be accommodated in its’ intended location. All buyers must check their purchases before the lots leave the building. Matthews Auction Rooms will accept no claims for loss or damage thereafter.
Upon failure of the buyer to comply with any of the above conditions, any money deposited in part payment shall be forfeited; and the defaulter shall make good any loss arising from the resale, together with charges & expenses in respect of both sales.
Care is taken to ensure that any statement as to ?authorship, attribution, origin, date, age, provenance and condition is reliable and accurate but all ?statements are statements of opinion and are not to be taken as statements or representations of fact. The auctioneers reserve the right in the forming of their ?opinion to consult and rely upon the expert or Authority reasonably considered by them to be reliable.
Written bids (“Commission Bids”) shall be taken and carried out for the convenience of the bidders. Messrs. Matthews Auction Rooms shall not be responsible for failing to execute such bids or errors relating to the execution of such bids.
Live telephone bids are accepted at the auctioneers discretion, but only on lots with an estimate of 300 euros upwards.
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By Bidding in this auction it is assumed, unless stated otherwise, that you are amenable to receiving updates on our future auctions by text and/or email alert.
All lots purchased must be removed from the Auction Room within two days of the sale, without exception. Or arrangements for collection and delivery made, or with our recommended carrier Mr. John Reilly 086 172 1676.
Shipping on smaller items can be arranged in-house, minimum charge €15 plus vat. Transport can be arranged in Ireland with John Reilly Transport Tel: 00 353 86 841 4421
Larger Lots requiring Transport Abroad to UK/Europe can be arranged with Dominic of Jarvis Tans Tel: 00 353 87 646 3753 & E-mail: Jarvistransireland@gmail.com or with the Auctioneer for alternative shippers.