Terms & Conditions

Coronavirus: Due to the current Coronavirus / COVID19 situation this auction will be LIVE ONLINE ONLY. There will be no in-person bidding allowed. We are offering online bidding via our website (www.eastbristol.co.uk) for 3%(+VAT) or bidding through the-saleroom.com for 4.95%(+VAT), as usual. We can also accept bids via email, telephone or post at no additional cost. Our staff are on hand to answer condition reports by email or telephone, and extra pictures are available by request. 

Our saleroom is closed and members of the public can not be admitted. Collections can be arranged strictly by appointment, after payment has been received. In all respects we urge people to use our postage & packing service (fully operational), or our furniture courier service (fully operational). We will hold on to items for a maximum of 7 days after the auction, after which storage fees will apply. 

Viewing; FOR SPECIFIC LOTS ONLY - viewing for items in this auction is strictly by appointment only and will be done on an item-by-item basis - you will not be allowed in the saleroom to 'browse'. We will require a list of lots you wish to view in advance of you coming, and we will have these bought out to you for inspection. Please contact us to arrange.

By signing up to bid - you are agreeing to the standard terms of sale as outlined, and are politely reminded that all items remain sold 'as is' irrespective of any description, and that ample opportunity to obtain condition reports has been given


Buyers Premium 18% (+VAT)

Lots purchased online with the-saleroom.com will attract an additional charge for this service in the sum of 4.95% of the hammer price plus VAT.

We accept debit and credit cards online, or over the phone. Online bidders, whether live or by automated online commission, must have a registered card on The-Saleroom.com payment portal. If no contact has been made within 7 days, payment will be automatically taken from the registered card.

Credit or debit card payment in person in our Bristol offices is always welcome.

Ample opportunity is given for inspection. Each purchaser, by making a bid for a lot, is deemed to have knowledge of all the Conditions of Sale and to have satisfied themselves as to the physical condition and accuracy of the description of the lot, including, but not restricted to, whether the lot is damaged or has been repaired. We offer packing and shipping quotes for all items worldwide, visit eastbristol.co.uk for details and pricing. For a specific overseas quote, please contact us.

VAT: (*) indicates that VAT is payable by the purchaser at the standard rate on the hammer price as well as being an element in the buyer`s premium.

CONDITION REPORTS : (**) Detailed condition reports for all lots are available upon direct request to the Saleroom

Delivery, Postage and Packing available worldwide on all items. See www.eastbristol.co.uk for details