The Collectibles Antiques (India) Private Limited Exhibition of Select
Indian Antiquities and Collectibles will take place online starting
Thursday, April 18, 2013, 8:00 p.m. (India Time) onwards until Tuesday,
April 30, 2013. This exhibition offers collectors curated catalogues of
select, lots of Indian Heritage.
THE ANTIQUITY(IES) BEING SOLD AND EXHIBITED BY COLLECTIBLES
ANTIQUES (INDIA) PRIVATE LIMITED ARE REGISTERED UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE
ANTIQUITIES AND ART TREASURES ACT, 1972, AND CANNOT BE EXPORTED OUT OF INDIA
EXCEPT WITH THE PRIOR PERMISSION OF THE DIRECTOR GENERAL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL SURVEY
OF INDIA, NEW DELHI
The exhibition features 24 works and can be viewed on
Please check the Sale Guide
for further information
on exhibition dates.
All lots for sale are featured in this online exhibition catalogue. The
number listed next to each image is the lot number and should be used as a
reference during buying or for any information requests. The lots in this sale
may be viewed through any of the following:
• The Exhibition Preview and
Please see the Sale Guide for more information on the previews and
• The Online Exhibition Catalogue
All lots are featured on
the website. You may search for lots by lot number and price range.
Mobile Exhibition Catalogue
Saffronart has developed a downloadable software
application for bidding on mobile devices, which will include abbreviated
information on each lot
Please see the Sale Guide for more information about the exhibition.
Condition of Lots
Subject to transfer of ownership along with registration of Antiquities in
accordance with the provisions of the Antiquities and Art Treasures Act, 1972
and rules made thereunder, all lots of Antiquities will be shipped out in an 'as
is' condition meaning that the item is sold with all existing faults and
Completing the purchase
Once you purchase a lot, you may review acceptable modes of payment.
Please note that purchases will not be shipped out until payment has been
received and cleared and all other documentation has been received, completed,
signed and registered as per applicable law.
Buyers are required to provide all invoicing details to Collectibles
Antiques prior to the sale at the time of the purchase as no invoices
will be changed after the sale and the buyer as registered with Collectibles
Antiques will be invoiced. The buyer will be invoiced based on details
provided at the time of the purchase which have to be and will be a
valid invoicing address within the territory of India. The invoicing details of
all Buyers should mandatorily specify an address within the territory of India
where the shipment of the Antiquity has to be delivered. After the sale, the
Buyer as invoiced is required to pay the amounts in full (including the
additional charges) in INR, the lawful currency of India and in no other
currency. No shipment or delivery will be made if this amount is not received
along with proper documentation, duly completed, signed and registered as per
applicable law. No payments will be accepted from any other parties other than
the Buyer mentioned on the invoices.
Shipping and Insurance
Price estimates do not include any packing, insurance, shipping or handling
charges, all of which will be borne by the buyer. Shipping will be charged on
courier rates and are determined by the value and destination of the
Duties & Taxes
All duties and taxes as applicable, being VAT and/or service tax, shall be
borne by the buyer and payable in accordance with applicable laws. An
approximation of applicable charges for each lot and buyer destination may be
Please note that all lots in the exhibition will be shipped to the buyer
Any sale of lots originating from Collectibles Antiques to an address in
India is subject to a 12.5% VAT on the winning bid value and a 12.36% Service
Tax on the buyer's premium. A CST of 2% instead of the 12.5% VAT will be
applicable on the winning bid value only if the purchasing entity is a
registered dealer under such businesses, the delivery location of the lot is
outside the state of Maharashtra, and the buyer provides the necessary
documentation required by the Sales Tax authorities. The Service Tax on the
buyers' premium will still apply at 12.36%.
Buyers will be required to complete payment within a period of 7 business
days from the receipt of the invoice via email.
Payments may be made in INR only.
Cheque/Demand Draft to be made in favour of:
Collectibles Antiques (India) Private Limited Payable at:
Please send the draft/check to the address below:
Collectibles Antiques (India) Private Limited
Industry Manor, 3rd Floor
Mumbai 400 025
Details available upon request.
Delivery/Collection of Purchases
Purchases are typically shipped within 90 days from the date of the receipt
of the full payment (as described in Clause 2.15 of Conditions of Sales) and of
the transfer papers duly signed by the Buyer. Purchases are insured under the
terms of Collectibles Antiques insurance policy. However, the transfer/ delivery
of ownership along with registration is a regulatory process administered by the
Archaeological Survey of India and may take longer than the envisaged period of
90 days. If there is an expected delay in dispatch, the buyer will be informed
of the delay via email, unless the buyer has indicated an alternative preferred
mode of communication. If the Buyer wants to appoint a logistics agent (on their
behalf) for shipment then the documentation supporting the shipment will be
generated by are typically shipped. Collectible Antiques shall not be
responsible for any damage to the Antiquity in case of shipment being handled by
the Buyer himself. If the documentation is not completed to the specified
requirements then the Buyer will be liable for any duties or taxes that might be
levied by the authorities on the transaction.
Buyers may choose to collect their purchases from the Collectibles Antiques
office in Mumbai. In such cases, buyers are requested to make an appointment to
collect purchases within 90 business days of completion of all payments and
Storage and Demurrage
The Buyer shall ensure that all payment formalities are completed within
seven business days of the receipt of the invoice. In case payment is not
received within such period, this shall be treated as a breach of contract and
Collectible Antiques may take any steps (including the institution of legal
proceedings), which appear to Collectibles Antiques to be appropriate to enforce
payment by the Buyer. The Buyer will also be charged demurrage @ 1% per month on
the value of the lots.
Pursuant to the ownership along with registration of the Antiquity being
transferred from Collectibles Antiques to the Buyer in accordance with the
provisions of the Antiquities Act and Rules, if the Buyer informs Collectibles
Antiques that he wishes to collect the Antiquity from Collectibles Antiques in
person and such Antiquity is not collected by the Buyer within 30 days of the
registration formalities being completed, Collectibles Antiques shall arrange
for storage of the Antiquity at the Buyer's expense, and shall only release the
Antiquity after payment has been made, in full, of the demurrage @ 1% of the
total value (sum of Winning Bid and Buyer's Premium) per month (if applicable)
and the charges for storage of the Antiquity, if any.
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