IMPORTANT. PLEASE READ IN FULL: 1. Ivory and other materials from endangered species: items requiring a CITES licence for export outside the European Union are marked 'y'. Please note that import of ivory to the United States is now only permitted in exceptional circumstances, irrespective of age. Prospective purchasers are advised to familiarise themselves with the relevant restrictions and regulations before bidding.
2. Other imports to the United States of America: the US restricts the import of goods originating in certain countries, most notably Iran. Prospective purchasers are advised to familiarise themselves with relevant restrictions and regulations before bidding.
3. Condition reports: a condition report is included in the description of each lot. Please note that this is only a brief summary as a guide. Prospective bidders are urged to contact us for more detailed information if they are unable to view the sale in person.
4. Images: for the purposes of the smooth functioning of the website, the image sizes used for the online catalogue are limited. More detailed versions are available on request. Please note that although every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of colour reproduction, variations in different devices means we are unable to guarantee this in every case.
5. References: scans of the references referred to in the catalogue are available on request in most cases.