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Bidding information
Notes for the guidance of bidders at stamp auctions
ESTIMATES

The price quoted in the estimate column is the auctioneers estimate of the value that the lot may sell for on the open market. Lots may sell above or below these estimates.

BUYERS PREMIUM

All lots are subject to a Buyers Premium of 15% plus VAT on the hammer price.

BIDDING

All bids are confidential and entered strictly in the order received. (Please do not ask us to divulge bids from other clients). Bids will be accepted by phone: +44 (0) 191 232 7268, by fax: +44 (0) 191 261 4130, by email, or via the bid form on this web site.

BIDDING INCREMENTS

Up to £100 £2.00 £200 to £500 £10.00
£100 to £200 £5.00 £500 to £1000 £20.00
Over £1000 at auctioneers discretion
All the above amounts are shown in Pounds Sterling (GBP)


PAYMENT FOR LOTS

Payment is due promptly upon receipt of goods or pro-forma invoice. Any credit facilities must be arranged prior to the sale. OVERDUE ACCOUNTS are charged at 2% per month.

PAYMENT BY CHEQUE

All cheques should be made payable to Corbitts Ltd. If payment is made by post please add the bidder number to the back of the cheque.

OVERSEAS CLIENTS

Please pay in Sterling by bankers draft or by direct transfer to our bankers. Overseas clients who wish to pay in foreign currency or by cheque drawn on a foreign bank should add 1% (minimum £10) to allow for bank transfer charges.

BANK DETAILS

HSBC Bank PLC, City Branch, 110 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 6JG.
Account Number: 81392336 Sort Code: 403418
IBAN: GB50HBUK40341881392336 BIC: HBUKGB4108J

PAYMENT BY CARD

We accept payment by all major debit or credit cards (all credit cards issued outside the EU are subject to a fee of 2%)

POSTAGE & PACKING

All package & insurance charges are at the lowest possible price plus a small charge to cover packing. Overseas mail is sent by airmail unless we are otherwise directed by the client or the size of the parcel does not allow.

 
   
       
   
Corbitts Ltd
5 Mosley Street, NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, Tyne & Wear, NE1 1YE, United Kingdom
Tel: +44 (0) 191 232 7268. Fax: +44 (0) 191 261 4130
Email: collectors@corbitts.com
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Corbitts is a member of: the Philatelic Traders Society, the American Stamp Dealers Association, and the American Philiatelic Society
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