Possibly get someone to help me id this piece of pottery.
I was kinda thinking it may be McCoy
Could anyone help me identify this? I thought vintage mechanical pencil/lead holder because of the metal tip+4 slots but inside are teeny drill bits the size of sewing needles.
I've researched mechanism pencils, handheld drills, even went to a pencil blog+sent my pix+question only to receive an auto reply that they don't reply:/.
There are no markings other than made in the usa.
I was going to list as 'vintage unique mechanical leadholder pencil with needle like drill bits' but that doesn't sound correct.
I though it maybe a spiral pencil where the drill bits push the lead down but there are soo miniscule that it couldn't work that way.
Thank you in advance for any help you can give.
This shaft appears to be made of hardended steel and is just over 14" long. There two slots / keyed grooves on opposing sides of the piece. The other end has an attachment that looks a lot like a socket but its interior walls are smooth. The attachment is affixed to the shaft by two allen head bolts.
Can you give me any help in identifying this clock? The only identifying marks are on the back of the movement where it has 2505 48 stamped. I believe it is a space before ther 48 but a piece of clock hangs in front of it.
I am told it is an antique French Mantel Clock.
Any pickers out there have an idea what this is , It is brass, painted black a little over 17 inches long,two round balls at the end could have been used to balance, the two holes in the center of it have an inside dia of about 1 inch and has on the no 14 on it, Open for any suggestions before it gets cleaned and sent to the scrap pile,
Very pretty little brooch. Tested the stones, they are garnets. Haven't tested the metal yet, but willing to bet it's silver. It strikes me as Victorian. Was hoping you could help me figure out what these are called. Have seen similar pieces to this before. Cheers!
Does anyone have any idea who this mark stands for. It looks almost like a snake with 3 little dots ? under it. Pretty pin.
Thanks for any help!
Good morning everyone.
I got this vase from an estate sale of a collection who had tons of high end collectibles and antiques. Many things were from the 18th, 19th, early 20th centuries. I found this vase to be particularly interesting. Any idea of what country the mark is from and perhaps the maker. Any help is appreciated. Thanks a lot.
Please help, Thanks
Any ideas what it was used for? Thanks in advance for all help.
And the reason I made you a rainbow cake is to go with this . . .
Tried to find one of her singing happy birthday, but didn't. So with a nod to Liza, Judy, and Oz, enjoy.
I'm sure you've seen this before, but it was new to me so decided it was "different" enough to mark today's special occasion!
It is described as follows:
"13 year old Liza Minnelli sings her mom's (Judy Garland) signature song on a 1960 broadcast of Hedda Hopper's Hollywood."
Happy Birthday James!
I do NOT want to chat with someone about this ad I found on Ebay yesterday. It would be much better if they would LOOK at the photo that is a part of the advertisement on their website and then took some action.
If this type of advertising is allowed now, what will come next? This is E-Bay - not Adam & Eve! There should never be any photos like this to sell an item.
If they have to use sexual photos to sell their product, maybe they need to do it some place else. I do not want E-Bay to be for adults only.
Here is the ad and the photo is attached as well. THIS IS THE SECOND TIME I HAVE ASKED FOR SOME RESPONSE ON THIS....HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO AT LEAST ACKNOWLEDGE SOMEONE OUT THERE IS DOING SOMETHING ABOUT THIS GARBAGE?
THIS PHOTO WAS ALTERED SO THAT THE FRONT OF HER BELLY LOOKS LIKE SOMETHING ELSE.....THAT IS NOT THE WAY IT LOOKS NORMALLY!
The saucer actually only has 1 star so that dates it to right around 1900 but I can't find this pattern.
Anyone have a clue?
Have three of these. One is 4th of July themed (Stars & American Flags). The other two are plain. Are these actually cup cake holders? Or do they hold something other than that?
Any help would be appreciated.
Good morning everyone.
I'm looking for any information I can find about this pair of old candlesticks. I think they're probably chalkware. I know for sure that they're older than 1964, because they came with the house that my parents bought that year. But I have no idea how much older.
They are 16" tall, and the bases are 6" in diameter. Those appear to be angels or cherubs around the tops. The bottoms are covered with felt. I don't know what's underneath the felt. I can't find a maker's mark or signature or country of origin anywhere. A mark might be under the felt; I'm chicken to break the glue-bond and pull up the felt to look.
I don't even know what this style would be called, much less what era these might be from or where they might have been made.
|Received this message of a returned message that I never sent...has my account been hacked or is this a fishing scam???|
One poster here occasionally regales us with accounts of his most recent finds.
Would other board regulars be willing to occasionally share an interesting coin they've either bought, sold, or otherwise encountered in the last month? Along with comments on what they liked or learned about it? Doesn't need to be valuable, just interesting to someone. On the sports memorabilia board, there used to be month-end threads like this.
So, I'll start for July (actually, it's a coin that sold at the end of June ... cheating at my own game).
I ran acoss this small Guatemala coin in my collection; I must have picked it up as a kid (that telltale rust on the staples of the 2 x 2). I hadn't ever looked at it closely enough to realize that the portrait on the front was NOT a national political leader, but a religious figure, Brother Bartolomew de las Casas. When I looked it up in Krause, it seemed to be a common, low value coin, but I didn't see any in an eBay sold items search. I listed it as a BIN at 12 times Krause and was surprised it sold in a day. OK, the price was $2.95 which ain't exactly gonna pay the mortgage, but it's also a bit better than $0.99. It turns out that Batolomew de las Casas was an interesting figure, ahead of his time in some ways, advocating for the rights of indigenous peoples in Central America back in the early 1500s:
Anyone else got an interesting coin to share?
Got this when I stumbled across it in the back of a friend's antique shop - I ended up trading her some costume jewelry for it because she'd never been able to sell it. She had no idea on it's orgin; she'd gotten it when she bought out an estate several years ago.
I was sure it was Asian or Thai because of the eyes until a friend said he thought it may be african because of the elongated neck & rings on it. Anyone have any ideas on this statue's orgin?
It appears to be carved from one piece of wood. Could this be a real artistic piece, or just a tourist piece? although it is 36" tall on ot's own; making it a difficult piece of carry-on luggage to take back home - plus add the heavt wood pedestal & it would be impossible for a tourist to being this back home.
It is not signed anywhere.
Thanks, I appreciate any help.
I feel like I've seen this before so I was wondering if there was a name for this. The front is lime green and the back is white. Looks painted but not sure with what kind of paint?
Thank you in advance!
I have two unsigned pins that I have no idea where I got them from. Both are pretty and unusual in their own way. Could someone please tell me anything you know about age or style? I usually only buy jewelry that is signed and I can look up to find information.
1) This lovely red enamel pin has clear rhinestones for the stamen. Where the pin closes looks like it may be broken.
2) This one has both enamel, glass or plastic open back stones incased in saw tooth like prongs, and faux pearls for the stamen.
Haven`t had one in quite awhile..& since August heat is knockin at our door..perhaps this will be a fun break in the monotony of the summer!
Rules are simple.
Photo will be posted at end of this post.
Come up with your BEST caption for it..Will choose a winner Friday evening August 14th 8pm EST. That gives ya 2 weeks to get creative! Stepson will be here visiting..so I will ask him to choose the winners (keeps me outta trouble lol)
Enter as often as ya want. There will be 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place winners.
I will post photos of the prizes in a few days (soon as I decide what they will be )
1st place chooses, then 2nd, with last prize going to 3rd place.
So..be creative & have fun!
THREE PICTURES TO EACH POST
POST AS MANY TIMES AS YOU WANT
PLEASE KEEP PICTURES MEDIUM SIZE
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This tear drop shaped piece is 2 3/8" long and is made from 1/16" thick steel. The upper mount is detachable via the hex bolt. The hex bolt does have some tiny lettering, which apears to be "YFS" or "VFS", but that may refer to the manufacturer of the hex bolt.
I need to cancel the bid to buy a Item 191625580740 because it was a mistake.
I send just in the moment email to buyer.
This is the e-mails:
Found this old milk bottle that has W.H. Allen & Sons Indian Orchard. Is it a dud and worthless? I know nothing about them and if someone can tell me how to clean the inside bottom of it to remove some kind of yellowing. Thanks!
Hi, I had a case opened where the buyer wanted to return the item. The item functioned just fine, obviously a case of buyer's remorse. Ebay found in favor of the buyer and said they would refund their money when I received the item back. Well, I have not received the item back and they went ahead and refunded the buyer anyway and now my paypal has a negative balance. I checked the tracking # and it said the item was sent back by the post office because it could not be delivered as addressed. I am assuming he wrote the address on it incorrectly.
Why did they refund before the tracking shows that I received it!?
Couldn't resist this cute figurine, but I'm unable to identify it. She's ceramic, and about 9" tall. Carrying a tray of desserts, with a beagle (I think) dog at her feet, holding a fork in his hand. The base has a glass tealight candle holder. I love her unruly, curly hair & shoes. Has anyone ever come across anything like her? Or, does it look like something made by a particular maker? Thanks for any thoughts.
Does anyone have a clue what this logo is for is this the same Nikko that makes R/C Cars or some other company? Any help is appricated.
Anyone have some insight on a solution?
The short of it I purchased an item from Hong Kong, the total was $4.26 shipping included... This item was/is eligible for Ebay's Money Back Guarantee... I should note the item wasn't packaged in a box or envelope, it was wrapped in some bubble wrap with a skin of packing tape, it didn't even have a customs form, so I'm surprised it got past customs... The item arrived broken and damaged, I contacted the seller the same day it arrived telling them it arrived broken/damaged and included a picture as well as a description of the damage... The sellers offer was to refund me 10% or 43 cents as compensation, basically an insult that I refused... They then told me to send it back for a full refund... I find the idea that they want it shipped back at a cost far exceeding the purchase price stupid but whatever they want, I'm not looking to scam them I just want my money back...
So I opened am Ebay return dispute for the item, under not as described - damaged to track the return in Ebay's system...
The seller accepted the return in the dispute and provided a return mailing address in China, not Hong Kong where the item was purchased and shipped from, I find that suspicious in itself...
Anyway in the return dispute I'm presented with this page, red highlight my doing...
At the bottom of that page I have three choices "Enter Tracking Info" "Contact Seller" or "Close the Request"
So for the last 4 days and I have been contacting the seller requesting the pre-paid return shipping label so I can ship it back, as step one clearly outlines I'm supposed to do... The seller has went silent and has not responded to that request...
So today I get an message from Ebay telling me I have to ship/return the item by August 4 or possibly forfeit my refund... After receiving this message I called Ebay to hopefully settle this or get a solution...
After 35 minutes on the phone today, and talking to two customer service reps (one supposedly a return specialist) all I did was go in circles, honestly both appeared to not have a clue about how returns work...
They kept insisting I scroll down the page and see the seller provided their address and I should ship it back, I kept telling them I would love to ship it back as soon as the seller provide the pre-paid return label that step one indicates they are required to do... They kept insisting the return address the seller provided was sufficient, while I kept explaining that the return address was not sufficient as the seller is also obligated to pay for the return shipping not just provide an address as that requires me to pay the shipping... I also kept explaining that for the last 4 days I have been contacting the seller to get said pre-paid return label... This went on for 35 minutes like a ping-pong match...
Also when I opened the dispute the Ebay message said if it's not resolved by July 31st then I can request they intervene, that is what the phone call was supposed to be, but the 'return specialist' is now telling me they can't do anything until at least Aug 2 and that I needed to wait until Aug 2 before he could do anything else, and then went on to thank me for letting him help me :-/
BTW: I was quoted nearly $28 from the post office as the lowest option return shipping with tracking, that being first class parcel stacked with registered mail service... I highly doubt the seller wants to cover the $28 return shipping vs just refunding me the $4.26, but if they are I'm more than willing to ship the broken item back...
Anyone resolved a similar issue, it appears the return policy is simply broken...
I've been seeing this for a week or so and it's annoying. Does anyone know why ebay took the totals out from the categories thingie on the left hand side? Nothing there either if you expand all categories, the list of categories just gets longer.
An example cause I don't have the right words to describe it - I had just read a post by someone saying his fees went up 5% so I took a look at what kinda stuff he lists and see
PRECAUCIÓN. Pésimo VENDEDOR. ENVÍO NEGATIVO SOLO DOS RUEDAS. CUATRO LLANTAS PARA COMPRAR. BADBuyer:
Durante el mes pasado (4) NUEVOS 225 / 65R17 YOKOHAMA ASPEC 102H (225 / 65-17 225/65/17 2256517 R17) (# 171817022343) US $ 334.00 Ver artículo
mal vendedor envia otra medica pecado Etiqueta de reformBuyer:
Durante los últimos 6 meses NUEVO ST205 / 75R14 FREESTAR M108 Radial ST 6PR Remolque Neumático (2.057.514 205-75-14 R14) (# 181514629430) US $ 64.90 ahorrar su tiempo y dinero montón de ** bleep ** ripoffsBuyer barato:
Hello all. Any help in making out this artist name? any help would be greatly appreciated. Michael tadiefor
Good afternoon. Can anyone id this green glass creamer? Thank you very much! gina
I have a couple FDC's with this cachet. Any idea whose it is?
I'm trying to make out these artist names. Any help would be greatly appreciated. Thanks Michale tadiefor
Hi everyone. I hope this is the right forum for posting these pics. I just found these four woodblock prints in a Goodwill. I think they're very cool, but I can't for the life of me, make out the signature. I'm really hoping someone out there might be able to help. The prints are all framed and under glass. I used my scanner to get these images. They vary in size from 6.5"x7.5" to 4.5"x3.5", so they're smaller works. The frames are newer, but of nice quality and done in Florida(there's a sticker on the back). Any help will be greatly appreciated.
I'm not sure who manufactured this milk glass compote/vase. I'm thinking possibly Fenton or maybe Smith Glass. It has what looks like a Diamond and Fan pattern of some kind. Any help as to actual manufacturer and pattern name would be appreciated.
This is a giant glass owl with a pontil on the bottom. It is 13 3/4 inches tall. It is hollow, as in a vase, as opposed to a figurine. It has applied eyes.I am looking for maker or age. Thanks much.
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Can someone please help ID the possible age and origin of this antique(?) rug?
I know next to nothing about them and the image below is the only one I have available.
I received 2 emails from ebay with the same offer (see attached):
List and sell an item by July 02, 2015, and get a $10 eBay Coupon when it sells.
I followed all the terms and conditions, and sold an item before July 02. Email states the coupon will arrive within 3 weeks, which it never did. I called customer service, and they told me I never received the email. What? Really? I saved copies of the email that ebay is telling me was never sent. I asked to forward copies, but they can't accept emails. Really?
The offer was also sent to my ebay messages, but mysteriously disappeared. I didn't delete the message from my ebay, because I intended to claim the offer. There is no trace of the message in any of the folders (inbox, deleted, sent, etc.) I still have copies that were sent to my personal email.
Ebay customer disservice refused to help. Is there anything else I can do? Everything is correct and documentation can be provided, but ebay refuses to listen.
Need help identifing what i think is chinese marks on this 6 3/8" tall vase/Urn, handpainted, has marks on the side and on the bottom. Any help will be appreciated.
Any help for any information on this artist name and pottery. Thank you, Michael tadiefor
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN OF CUSTOMER SERVICE EBAY.
Respectfully I DIRIJOMA ME. BY THE FOLLOWING. A SELLER WHO SOLD kristin8 Dill 7004 REDI-Sensor TPMS Sensor 95371. LE BUY TWO TIRE SENSORS FOR TOWN AND COUNTRY WERE TOLD ME 2008. OARA that vehicle.
And trust him. Buying their products. WHICH they NEVER WORKED IN MY TOWN COUNTRY. MONEY SHOT TO THE STREET. BECAUSE they NEVER WORKED. AND THIS SELLER Instead of proposing, ME DJO was angry it was my fault. ETC.
AND QUALIFY AS NEGATIVE. Bother, IGNORANT TOLD ME THAT SHOULD USE A TRANSLATOR ENGLISH NEJOR. ETC. And I was going to put a negative rating. IF NOT MY FEEDBACK removed.
WHICH DID NOT DO IT AND LET what he deserved. Besides losing ME MY MONEY NOT SERVED AS THEIR SENSORS., NOT GOOD COMMUNICATION AND IS NEGATIVE IN THEIR EXPRESSIONS.
BUT NOW I SEE YOU EBAY. Already took my REROALIMENTACION NEGATIVE. SO THIS IS A NEGATIVE SELLERS. THE HELP YOU TO FOLLOW defrauding And ENGA, AR prospective buyers with false qualifications. AND REMOVING THE NEGATIVE OF A BAD SELLER.
WHERE WE LET YOUR GOOD BUYERS. AS WITH ME NOW I STEP ustdes. I lost my money from these sensors. WITH REDI-Sensor TPMS Sensor 7004 95371 Dill.
kristin8. AND ALSO I HAVE NOT SOLVED MY WHEELS TO BUY MIAMI TIREDEPARTMENT. SEND ME THAT ONLY TWO WHEELS. AND ME claimed four. AND FEDEX told that the seller had sent ONLY TWO WHEELS. NO RECORD OF FEDEX Abieta WHERE WERE TWO arty SAYS THAT SHIPPING. AND CALL ME THIS EVIL VENDDEDOR return them. DATE AND I DO NOT HAVE MONEY REFUNDED MY SHIPPING $ 79.62 DOLLARS RETURN. EBAY AND OR NOT BEING HONEST INTEGRA as before. WHAT HAPPENS. I HOPE THE CORRECTION OF THESE TWO INCIDENTS.
OR HAVE TO TAKE ACTION by La lack of transparency.
I hope your answers. THANK TAURO200
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but there is no information regarding shipping or tracking details.
Please let me know when it will be shipped with tracking details.
I need some help with the above. I have CE eBay Import but it is asking me for the Tracking ID and Affiliate Customer ID. Some help would be appreciated.
CAUTION. SELLER lousy. NEGATIVE SHIPPING ONLY TWO TIRES. FOUR TIRES TO BUY. BADBuyer:
During past month (4) NEW 225/65R17 YOKOHAMA ASPEC 102H TIRES (225/65-17 225/65/17 2256517 R17) (#171817022343)US $334.00View Item
mal vendedor envia otra medica sin etiqueta de reformBuyer:
I keep getting this message when attempting to bid from my computer or Android tablet. Android cell phone is no problem. Any ideas?
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latiendaencasa.ya he is said to me if i give positive vote he will refund my money but i havent my money. please help me
Please give me some advise as how I could collect the $117 this guy owes me (for a defective item I returned to him with his consent - Seller: usjacq-z9laja
July 30, 2015
The seller is a dishonest person, or at least has the tendency to be dishonest, for merely a bait of $100. He sold me a defective SD disk and owed me $117, and he is in hiding from me.
It’s sad a merely $117 can turn a regular citizen to be a human trash like him.
June 13, 2015, I bought “Avaya IP Office SD Card with Essential Edition R8” from the seller for $100 plus $6.40 shipping. The selling price was less than 50% of the ongoing price for the similar products at Ebay.
June 18, 2015, received the card;
June 29, 2015, I wrote to the buyer, SD card is corrupted and did not work, and asked for a return;
June 29, 2015, he replied” I am so sorry that it s corrupted. I will take the SD card back.”
June 29, 2015, he also replied “I hate these things. That's why I am out of this business. I totally understand.”
July 7th, I return the SD Card with USPS restricted delivery, costing me about $11
July 9th, the package was delivered and signed off by the sell;
Repeated emails to the seller went unanswered.
Hi there, i was testing windows 10 (dont like it) so i went back to windows 8.1, and when i went to My Ebay window, it appears a countdown (and i´m not bidding in anything that ends at the time. So my question is......."is this a bug for moving me from windows 10 to 8.1?"
Thanks for the help
This is from my auction lot from a couple of weeks ago. Just a little brooch 1 in. by 7/8 in. Red/orange stones; back was tarnished, cleaned up with silver polish so I assume it is at least silverplate but no marking at all. It has a C hook fastener.
Hi folks and cheers from Sweden,
I have encountered a problem with a seller and I'm unsure about have the situation should be handled.
A seller informed me that an item I bought was returned to the seller by local customs. The seller refunded me and wanted me to buy the item again in a new transaction. I think he/she wants to kind of restart the whole transaction or something.
The problem is that an item that is just refunded is put on the list of Unpaid items on the buyers account. I keep telling the seller that this is what happening on my side but the seller has now refunded me a second time.
Has any of you guys encountered this type of problem?
I know that it's possible for a seller to send a request to cancel an order the proper way but it should be done before the item has been shipped. I don't think the seller can make that approach now.
What would you do?
I recently received a shipping score defect for tracking not uploaded within handling time and scanned by carrier because I put my store on vacation for two days, (stating my return date) but the system still expected me to upload tracking info on time while I am away. CS said I needed to change my shipping time in my listings. I normally ship the same day.
What if I am away for two weeks but still accepting orders for shipment upon return? How would you even set shipping time to 14 days?
I have been getting spam emails from a seller that i did not recieve goods from.
How do i report him
Here are just a few of them.
Someone please help me figure this one out. A buyer returned an item to me damaged beyon resaleable condition. In the return request details, there was the section to either approve the return or contact seller support if there was an issue. I uploaded pictures of the damaged item to return and then proceeded to get seller support involved. I explained the situation and notifed them that I had provided pictures of the damaged item as evidence.
Here is the response I got:
Thank you for contacting eBay Customer Service regarding the front derailleur that you sold to “-------” who field an item not as described case. I understand that your buyer returned the item unopened condition. I’m sorry for all the inconvenience that this transaction has caused you.
I’d like to thank you again for letting us know about what happened with your sale. I admire your initiative in resolving this issue, and I really appreciate your effort in communicating with the buyer, therefore I’m more willing to explain our actions, and your options for this claim.
I have reviewed the case details and I can see that the decision was correct as the buyer returned the item to you. I'm sorry to hear you have received back the item damaged. As we didn't see the exact condition of the item received by the buyer, we're not able to verify the condition the item should have been returned to you, I’m afraid that we are unable to close the case on your favour as the buyer no longer has the item with them however please be assured that I have recorded this incident on the buyer’s account.
Thank you for bringing this important matter to our attention. We rely on members like you in helping us keep eBay a safe and reputable place for everyone.
Moreover, there are still a couple of things you can do:
Contact the buyer
Often issues like this can be resolved through a friendly telephone conversation. I'd recommend you give the buyer a quick call and let them know you about this situation.
You can request the buyer's contact information by clicking “Find Contact Information” in the link below:
Enter the buyer's user ID and the item number and click 'Search'.
We'll then send you your buyer's contact details by email. Bear in mind that, when we send you this, we'll also send an email to the buyer with your contact information.
I understand this is not the resolution you had hoped for but I trust I have explained our decision fully.
John Reden J.
eBay Customer Service"
Can someone please explain this idiotlic response? I have been selling on eBay for over 10 years now and this is a first. Has eBay really gone downhill this fast after the PayPal split?
I like a Christian Audigier sweatshirt, and the Seller doesn't accept returns, unless it is gorssly misrepresented, etc. The picture doesn't show if the sweatshirt has ties in the hood. Any suggestions on how I can find out?
Thanks in advance.
I'm just a newbie here in eBay, I just recently purchased an item to a seller from China with free shiiping cost. My question, is it normal for the seller that they will not nofity me if they already shipped the item that I bought? It has been 4 days from now since i paid the item that I bought but still I didn't receive any notification from eBay that the seller has already shipped the item to me.
Thanks in advance for your answers!
Today for the first time ever, when I am listing, instead of showing the standard default shipping fields for me to add a shipping dollar cost to, I am getting a drop-down window with probably 50 different combinations I have entered in the past. The abbreviated titles for these different combinations of economy and priority options are very hard to differentiate or identify. I didn't (intentionally) change anything in my account site preferences. Did eBAy eliminate the old format and replace it with this drop-down format? Any help on this would be much appreciated! Thank you!
This may sound like a silly question to all you fashion experts..but could someone tell me if there is specific fashion terminology that is best used to describe a sweater that is short in the front and several inches longer in the back?Would appreciate any help
Just wanted some clarification...
eBay help says a SNAD can be opened within 30 days of delivery. (Let's forget about Paypal's 180 limit, I'm speaking in terms of a buyer who will do everything within eBay's guidelines).
In the event of no "proof of delivery", how long will eBay give them to open the case? Is it still 30 days?
eBay says 30 days to open an INR case (and they mentioned it in the same sentence as the SNAD regulation), so does that mean they're going by the date the item was sent?
I'm asking because I like to clean out my list of shipped items from myebay, not everyone leaves feedback or tells me they got the item. So I'm trying to figure out when I'm safe to archive it without fear of an eBay INR or SNAD. I am very aware they can open a case in Paypal, I can't control that, it will be long archived from eBay if a buyer decides to wait until day 175 to open a case.
Can someone who knows how this work (when there is no proof of delivery available - International shipment) provide some information?
My Buyer has a non-U.S. based PayPal account - but does have a US shipping address. (I only ship to US Addresses.) He won an item, now how does he pay me? I have blocks on the country he lives in. Thanks
want to ask question below
if i have opened item not received dispute and case is closed due the item arrived after several days.
but the item is not the same with as described on listing.
can i open " item not as described" dispute again ?
Hello wise ones! I have purchased many things but always had them sent to me.
This time, however, I see something that I would like to send to my sister. (I see no reason to pay shipping twice)
Is this possible and, if yes, how do I accomplish it?
Thanks in advance for your help.
So, I sold a $1200 statue about a month ago. Sealed, mint-in-box, direct from the manufacturer, but in climate-controlled storage for a few years. Should have been no issues.
Buyer gets the item and notices that there's a paint chip missing on one small, detachable part (the hair). We try to reach an amicable resolution.
I offer to find him a repair service that will handle this; I find a guy who actually works for the company who made this statue, so he's an expert at repairs for this specific type of statue. He will repair it for $50, which I'm totally willing to pay, plus shipping and insurance from the buyer's location (somewhere in the Phillipines, I think).
Instead, the buyer first demands $180 for a repair - which is an INSANE amount for the minuscule amount of painting that needs to be done. He'd complained about the price of the item from day one anyhow. I told him that I'd give him a $100 refund to keep him happy, which would absolutely cover a professional repair. He decides to "compromise" at $140.
He refuses to send the piece for repair, and instead decides that he'd like to find someone locally. At this point, he admits to extorting more than the repair fee from me: "I feel you should pay a little extra anyway as the piece arrived with these damages."
I ask him to send me an actual invoice for the repair costs, which I will cover up to $140, just to be done with it all. He's very unwilling to send an actual invoice, because he knows it's a ridiculous cost.
I call eBay, they're too confused to handle the call (I get passed around, one person thinks I'm the buyer, I get read a script, etc.), and I get no resolution.
I'm willing to pay the repair cost, even though it's not damage that came from me, because I didn't inspect the item a second time before I sent it. It's an expensive lesson, but I'll take it.
So, my questions are these:
1. Is it completely unrealistic to ask for an actual invoice from a legit repair service rather than pay a random amount?
2. The buyer admitted to extortion and requesting fees above and beyond the actual cost of repair; are there repercussion for this?
Thanks for any help that can be provided, as eBay's CS line was not helpful.
I sold an item. The invoice was automatically sent out to the buyer. I did not hear from the buyer within the first 24 hours, so I sent an email. No response to the email. So I just called him this morning. He told me that he bought the item for his son. I explained to him that regardless of who he bought it for, it needed to be paid for. He said Just Put it back on ebay! Seriously! So.... what are my next steps? I obviously don't want anyone else to go through this with this buyer. If I cancel the sale, can I still do a Second Chance Offer? I've never had this happen before, so don't know how it works. And I think it is horrible, that I cannot leave him negative feedback!
A member won the bid but never paid for the item. He has good ratings and I realize **** happens. Obviously there could be a reason he never paid. I left him several nice messages and simply told him to let me know if there was a problem paying so I could cancel the order and relist. No response at all. The process ended and I relisted. Should I just forget it and move on, or should I try to warn others about his failure to pay?
How can i get multiple sellers Accounts?
Can i operate more than 1 Ebay Seller account with the same computer? Same IP adress?. Please let me know asap
I received the wrong item. Contacted the seller and advised him of the problem and I also sent photos. Seller offered me a partial refund or if I returned the item, he would issue a full refund. Buyer wants me to pay for the return shipping. I advised the seller it was his responsabilty for the cost of the return shipping.
I told the seller that I wanted a full refund first, and after I receive a return shipping label, I would sent back the item.
I have not heard back for the seller.
Should I go to the resolution center and open a case.
24 hours ago, 3 of my auction style listings went from about 120 page views to over 7700+ within a 2 hour period in the middle of the night. Almost immediately when the 2 hours were up, the page views slowed down and trickled in, then eventually just stopped and went to normal. The items in question are rare, but not so rare they would generate that many views in such a short amount of time.
I have listed like items before and generated 500 or so page views over a 5 day span, but never anything like this.
I can not find the source that posted the links. is it possible my listings were hacked in some way? - or is there any way to see where the links were posted?
Im totally stumped
So, I made a "best offer" on an item, and gave myself a little bit of leeway for haggling. The seller refused the offer and sent me a scathing email saying that my offer was insulting, and I had no idea how much sellers pay in fees, etc. I am aware of fees and such, because I have sold on eBay in the past, but that isn't the issue. It's what happened next. I apologized to them profusely in reply, and received another email full of anger. They said they were blocking me, and not to contact them again.
I searched all over for another item like theirs, and could not find one, so I asked my next door neighbor to just buy the item for me, at the seller's full BIN price, and I would pay them back. The next day, my neighbor received a similar heated email from the seller saying that while they would ship the item, that their buying the item for me was against eBay rules and that they were going to report BOTH of us if we "gave them any trouble".
I am aware that if I myself had made a seperate account in an attempt to subvert the seller's blocking me, there might be an issue, but can the seller really have us BOTH reported for this? I mean, really, the seller got their full price for the item. If she reports me, so be it, but my friend as well?
Does anybody know how many drafts you can make and keep on eBay for 30 days? I have a customer who wants me to list 350 all at one time instead of putting them up as i go. It's alot of work and I'm afraid i will get partially thru and many will vanish. That would confuse me because I would be sure what was still there and not....and it would be aggravating. I've googled the question, but it keeps coming up with 7 drafts and 30 days. I've already done more than 7 and I don't want to lose them...worried
Beside the fact that maybe the doll is not in mint enough condition, is there any reason dolls from the 1940s that were made by Ideal Toy Company are not in as much favor as certain Effanbee dolls? I have sold a number of antique Effanbee dolls for good money and am mystified why my little Ideal doll is at a major reduced price.
If I need to end my listings, to take some time off, will I lose all of the typing I did, pictures I took, etc... describing the items? If not, then how long do I have to relist them? I'd hate to lose all those hours of labor!
I have a customer in Australia and a package weighing 1 lb. I originally listed the item to ship as Priority Mail since the package weighed more than 13 oz. The problem is that under the Global Shipping Program, the customer is being charged a Priority Mail rate to ship to Australia which will cost him over $40. Shipping to Australia using the First Class Rate is less than $18. Had I known the item would sell to someone in Australia, I would have handled things differently. Now it appears all I can do is cancel the sale. Any ideas? Am I missing something? Thanks for any help.
I have a buyer that would like to purchase one of my items. This person emailed my account asking for a lower price offer - I obliged and gave her a price that I would accept. However, she keeps asking me for my Paypal name and email address so that she can pay directly through Paypal. I'm a little new at this eBay thing, but I've asked her repeatedly to make the offer through my listing so that I could accept it, then she could go into my listing and click on Buy It Now so that she could make her payment through Paypal. Am I not understanding her correctly? Here is her last email response to me:
"I make payment directly through PayPal so i need your PayPal name and email to make the payment to you. Thank you and i am waiting on that"
Can someone please help me to understand the procedures or help me to understand what she is asking?
Thank you all!
I feel like as a seller I should be in complete control of invoicing my customers without creating rules and such. Keeping it simple. I feel like eBay has removed a lot of that from me. I like to see what my customers are purchasing before they pay so I can ship it as low cost as I can. If someone does not pay you for an order BLOCK THEM and move on don't force everyone to use the cart. Anyone else out there feel like that?
The hour glass is showing up saying the buyer has marked as paid and he said he went through the ebay checkout and not Paypal. How do I know for sure if he has paid yet before i mark as paid and ship the item off? I looked for the dark money sign but its stil light and not dark.
I have a Kate Spade and believe it is authentic. Could someone please verify. Thanks so much.
my seller does not want to issue me with a return label, anybody know why? he says ebay might give him a defect, is this correct, thanks for any help.
This is my first post on the ebay community. I was looking at my invoice and noticed all these "Special duration fees" and freaked!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I guess we get penalized for trying to sell more faster????????? I know me stopping selling on ebay wouldn't mean a thing but this fee is outragious and the few items I just sold, I went in the hole on because of this fee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I know there is cost to every thing these days, it seems like the old addage, the rich get richer and poor get poorer would apply here!!!!!!!!!!!!! I know this comment will probably be overloked and ignored by many but this fee is a little over the top!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Seller agreed to a return request but has not send me a return label. I contacted the seller to request a return label but seller claims that she is unable to upload the return label for me and all I want is refund because the items are not authentic.
What do I need to do in order to receive a full refund ?
Dear EBAY Community: I sent a bid offer to a buyer and want to change that offer to reflect FREE Shipping.....How do you change an offer or cancel and start again?
I am trying to buy an item and it shows 5 available but at checkout I am getting an error " the item is not available.They may have been purchased already or the listing has expired."
This started with the shopping cart showing items in it and when you click on it, there are no items saved in it.
I am going to miss out on this item.
According to ebay's policy, if a seller sends me the wrong item, he is responsible for shipping charges to return said item.
After being sent the wrong item, I opened a return request with the seller, but he refuses to send me a return label because he says "his shipping provider does not support it", and he asks me, instead, to ship the item back to him at my expense
He is not returning my messages and is now probably waiting for my return "time window" to end (which it does, tomorrow).
In the meantime, I cannot ask ebay to step in (there is no option I can click on), and I cannot provide any tracking number because my only way to do so is to ship the item myself
Meanwhile, my return case interface is telling me that if I dont add a tracking number before tomorrow, I may not receive a refund
What am I supposed to do?
Hoping someone can help. I won several auctions. I signed into pay for my items within 2 days of winning. The transaction went through my Paypal. Within seconds of paying, it shows that the payment was reversed. There are 6 items in total.. Does anyone have any ideas of why the orders would reverse?
Thanks so much for any and all input.
Yesterday, I was bidding on 2 items from the same seller and overnight, both auctions have disappeared from eBay. One would have ended last night, one would be ending tonight. Not the first time auctions have been canceled or removed on me, but this time I did not receive an explaination, via a message throuth eBay, or private email. I don't remember anything about the seller, but I know items were legal.
Any ideas on what might have happened?
hi, I left positive feed back but when I hit " submit" I noticed the button was on " negative".
how do I retract or fix that?
tried to find answers in problem solving, but I guess EBay doesn't consider that a problem.
Has been successfully selling the product and the buyer receiving the item put a positive impression
According to the agreement between eBay and PayPal will be the amount in my account activation Paypal after 21 days.
How can I ask eBay to activation My money On Paypal ? the sales process successfully
I never heard back from seller. Its like they dropped off the planet. So,I want my money back. Its been since July,22. How do I get my credit back?
I emailed 5 times. No communication...item was never sent. Seller had good marks and bad marks so I took a chance. I am out 22.00. Not a lot but I definately want my money back.
I've been a buyer for over a decade (291-100%), just sold my first item, four identical items (car wheels) as ONE item. The listing came out different than I expected, suggesting I was selling the wheels individually. As a result the shipping figure on the listing was 75% below actual shipping cost as it was figured on the weight/size of only one of four boxes. I had a few interactions with the Buy-It-Now buyer (800+ -100%) who clarified with me that if he bought my listing, he was getting four wheels, NOT just one of four. He paid the original listing at the figure on the listing, and made up the difference to me. Both of us are satisfied with the sale which has been paid. Will there be any problem if I do NOT use the UPS label attached to the listing based on the incorrect costs?
For a while ago i hear some stuff about eBay and PayPal to split? When will this happen?
Today is the 31st and I am out of free listings. After the 1st, I will have free listings. If I list them today, but schedule them to go live on the 2nd, will fees apply?
I made a collection where the majority of the products are found on ebay, however there were some products i had to buy from other websites.
How can I add these products from the other site to my collection?
if that's not possible am i allowed to put it up for sale with a title and discription saying PRODUCT NOT FOR SALE, JUST ADDING TO MY COLLECTION or something similar so that it can be found on ebay and therefor can be added to my collection?