- Our experienced
team of valuers are always pleased to offer advice on the saleability of
any item, and its value.
you decide to enter items into one of our auctions, please contact us either
by email or phone. They will then be inspected by one of our valuation team
who will advise on the reserve (minimum price) that should be accepted for
note: Any shown reserves will be subject to an auctioneer's discretion of
10% unless you tell us that this is your firm price.
entries for an auction are closed, the process of cataloguing begins.
catalogues are supplied for the General Sale, but
you may view photos of the highlights and preview online usually one or
two days before the auction.
lots will need to be delivered to us by 3pm on the day of the auction in
order to be included. Failure to do so will mean that sellers will be liable
to pay the lotting fees.
the auction, providing your items have sold,
you will receive payment less our selling commission and charges. Items
that do not sell will, unless we are otherwise instructed, have to be collected
by the seller immediately after the auction, failure in doing so may result
in the lots being disposed of at our discretion. Any 'no reserve' lots may
be immediately disposed of if remaining uncollected at the end of the sale
and no prior arrangement having been agreed.
- Carousel reserves the right
to dispose of items left for longer than three months following the auction.
There will be a fee equivalent to 30% of the reserve price for each lot
payable by the vendor for storage and insurance of uncollected items.
charges are £3 lotting fee per lot + 12% commission of the selling price
achieved at the auction.