Auction of Furniture

19.06.2018 - Press release

The German Embassy will be auctioning several pieces of furniture. Please find two lists of photographs of the items at the bottom of the page.

1.    Wooden chest – Holztruhe Antik mit Beschlägen
2.    Chinese cabinet (17th century) – Kommode Chinesische um 17. Jh.
3.    Chinese cabinet – Zweiteilige Kommode
4.    Gaming table – Spieltisch ostasiatisch Schwarzlack 2
5.    Drawers cabinet (3 drawers) – Kommode Antik, 3 Schübe

Some of the items are damaged and are therefore not in their best condition. Nevertheless we hope that they can be repaired and their value restored. The rule “bought as seen” applies.

The furniture can be viewed on Friday, 22 June 2018 at the residence of the German Ambassador, 32B Nassim Road, Singapore 258411, between of 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. A tender can be made either by mail to the address of the

German Embassy
50 Raffles Place
#12-00 Singapore Land Tower
Singapore 048623

or by handing it over at the reception desk of the German Embassy by 28 June 2018.

The offer for each individual item should be placed in a closed envelope. Please mark each envelope with the item you are bidding for including your name and telephone number. The envelopes will be opened at the same time on 29 June 2018 by two members of the Embassy in order to ascertain a fair and transparent procedure.  

Should your offer be accepted, a deposit of 20 % of the total auction amount is to be paid within a week of our notification. The remaining sum has to be paid upon collection.
The furniture can be collected on an agreed date, but not earlier than early/mid July 2018.

Should you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us at reg1@sing.diplo.de or call 6231 0813.

Pictures of items on auction

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