Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog)

A journal of the activities of an Amateur Armorist.

Cheshire Heraldry Web Journal (Blog) header image 4

Entries from December 2008

Henry Thomas Cart- de – Lafontaine – eBay Letters Patent

December 26th, 2008 · 2 Comments

Sold on eBay for £265.00 on the 9th December 2008 this grant of arms attracted seven bidders.   Described in the heading, by the vendor, as a “fine King George V grant of arms & seals in box” and further described thus: This magnificent hand painted and written document is in the original box with […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Heraldry · Heraldry under the hammer (sold)

The reporting of eBay sales of armorial items.

December 26th, 2008 · Comments Off on The reporting of eBay sales of armorial items.

The owner of this weblog has been asked, by a vendor, to remove some images of items sold on eBay and has declined to do so. Sellers ought to be familiar with UK copyright laws and should therefore already be aware that under UK copyright the following acts are allowed: “Fair dealing is a term used to describe acts […]

[Read more →]

Tags: Heraldry · Heraldry under the hammer (sold)