By placing a bid you are entering into a binding contract to purchase the Lot if you are the highest bidder.
If you or any bid associated with your account is placed and you are the highest bidder when the listing ends, you are obligated to purchase that Lot or forefeit your authorisation fee.
We reserve the right to capture the authorisation fee in the event of a non-paying bidder.
Vendors declarations regarding stable vices and catalogue updates and/or corrections will be read from the rostrum as the Lot is offered for auction.
Purchasers Must Contact The Sales Office Strictly Within 30 Minutes Of The Fall Of Hammer If They Wish To Have A Lot Re-Vetted By Phoning: 00353 59 9775145.
Important Please note: Before bidding on each auction, you are required to submit an authorisation of €500 (€1000 for Select Sales) on your card to verify it.
(You will not be charged but the funds may be temporarily held until the last day of sale or until the bidder informs us by email that they no longer wish to bid, the authorisation will then be cancelled) Your card information is held securely by Stripe.
- If you do not bid or purchase, the authorisation will be automatically cancelled within 7 days of the end of sale.
- If you purchase you may choose an alternative payment method other than the card registered.
- Goresbridge Sales reserves the right to charge your account up the amount of the authorisation in the event of a non paying bidder.
Please ensure you register in good time before you intend to bid to ensure your card is successfully authorised.
You can place a test bid on our 'test Lot' prior to sale to familiarise yourself with the bidding process and to check your account status.
All auction prices are in Euro and exclusive of auctioneers commission and VAT as per Conditions Of Sale pertaining to the relevant sale. (Available on our website, printed in the catalogue or available from the 'Documents' tab)
*Purchasers from outside the EU are charged at 0% Vat (*Proof of export required)
(Warning: there may be a slight delay in broadcast of livestream, depending on the speed of your connection, we advise all bidders to place bid in good time to account for this)
As per conditions should any dispute arise between two or more bidders or two simultaneous bids, the Auctioneers shall adjudicate on the dispute and their decision shall be binding on all parties. At their discretion, the Auctioneers may re-offer the Lot in question)
The Auctioneers reserve the following rights:
- To refuse without reason the bidding of any person.
By continuing here you have acknowledged and accepted that bidders must be over the age of 18 to register and to bid and agreed to the conditions of sale here and as printed in the catalogue for the sale you are bidding on.
Your card will need to be authorised prior to each auction to enable the bidding function.
You can place test bids on Lot 00 before the auction commences.
If you register more than 7 days in advance of the sale you wish to partake in, it will be necessary to re-register your credit card to re-activate the card authorisation. (Failure to do so may result in your bidding being disabled) Please do so within 7 days of the auction commencement date.