CONDITIONS OF SALE
|The auction is public, but written bids are accepted, provided they reach our postal adress before Thursday November 6th 2014.|
|The indicated prices are starting prices.
In some cases these are
the seller's minimum price. The highest bidder for any lot shall be
the purchaser, and all bidding is binding. The auctioneer may
withdraw lots which fail to reach a satisfactory price. Bids below
90% of the starting price are not accepted.
Ownership of sold lots is not transferred to the purchaser until
payment in full is received.
Inland mail bidders will receive their lots by mail, C.O.D., where
nothing else is agreed. Foreign bidders will receive their lots by
mail on payment of the invoice.
|The highest mail bid will be reduced to
10% above the second highest bid.
The auctioneer manages the bidding in the room according to the following form:
The purchaser will be charged 18% buyers
premium on the
|Payment should be made within 10 days
of the invoice date.
Beyond expiry, interests at 1 1/2 % per month will be charged.
|Norwegian stamps are numbered according
"Handlerkatalogen" - latest edition. Prices from this list are often
given in brackets after the text. Other European countries are
numbered according to the latest edition of AFA if nothing else is
|Complaints must be received by December
7th 2014 from
purchasers who collect lots at the auction. Mail bidders must make
their claim in writing within 10 - ten days - from the date of
dispatch of the lots from Bergen. Minor defects on lots containing
more than 3 single stamps, collections, bulk and kiloware are not
sufficient cause for complaint. Purchasers of this type of stock
must accept differences of up to 20% in stated value or content.
|Extension of the claim period must, for
mail bidders, be arranged
with the auctioneer prior to the auction. Bidders in the room must
notify the auctioneer at the moment og acquisition.
|Complaints are not accepted if the lot
is changed by way of
processing or treatment unless authorisation in writing from the
auctioneer has been obtained in advance.
|The auctioneer may reject bids. He may
also refuse anyone
admission to, or participation in the auction. The auctioneer may
also withdraw, re-group or split any lot. If any dispute arises the
auctioneer shall determine the issue and he may declare a new
round of bidding and re-sell the lot in respect of which the dispute
|Bidding at the auction implies an acceptance
of the above
noted conditions of sale. Please make allowances for any
printing errors in our catalogue. In cases where they occur, the
purchaser is fully entitled to return the acquired lot.