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I ordered a LCD screen replacement, but when I received the item it was damaged as in a crack to the lcd "which is none functionable", but the seller does not offer returns. What do I do since there is no option for a  return,  should I ask for a refund in full? If by chance i get to return through ebay I went to DHL website and did a rate and time qoute to have it shipped but the pirice ( DHl express wasthe same price as I bought the item which was ($54US = XCD153.93). I live outside the US which I use another shipping company to have items in which I ordered to get to my country "Saint Lucia" normally it takes a week or two for me to have the item in hand. But some may say thats not the sellers problem or because of me living overseas, and yes I am aware that some buyers abuse this sytem to get their aorund things to rub off the sellers service but  with me thats not the case as this goes both ways.What I'm try to say that I would it unfair if I had to ship the item back to the seller paying the shipping prices as of what I payed to order the item if I don't get to return it not as half partial refund. But I would like the communties advice on what to do as there is no return accepted, what I did so far was to let the seller know the situation having to figure out a solution, before I go ahead on opening a case.





Shipping & Returns question

Jul 27, 2016 6:35:29 PM PT

seller does not offer return

Does any US seller has such a weird seller dashboard like I have? Every part covers a year, except the late shipment rate. Therefore the percentage is 5% and not 2.9%.


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My Account discussion

Jul 29, 2016 1:24:58 PM PT

Seller dashboard - late shipment rate

Can you tell me the age or what year this RRP Co Roseville, Robinson Ransbottom vase was made?  

The vase is 10" tall and spans 13" across top of vase.


Thank You



Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion


Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion


Selling discussion

Jul 28, 2016 4:48:39 PM PT

gross fingernails while selling jewelry..

This is probably a specialized home-made tool, but I am curious to know what it was used for?


Length is about 7.5" including old style wood handle.  There are 3 flat sides that come to a point - in the end view they look like a triangle:




Thanks for your help

Selling discussion

Jul 28, 2016 4:25:14 PM PT

Looking to ID this old hand tool

I've got a couple of vintage dresses that I suspect are from the 50's or 60's. They're in great shape. I'm not sure what to call them. Can anyone help?


The cream-colored one is a "Dyanne" and the yellow is a "Doris Dodson"




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Fashion discussion


I found an interesting book today ... I'd never heard of it before, but plucked it from the library store's shelves due to its mysterious title: The 25th Man.


Initially thinking it was some work of vintage sci-fi, I opened it to read the full title:  The Twenty-Fifth Man: The Strange Story of Ed. Morrell, the Hero of Jack London's Star Rover by Ed . Morrell, Lone Survivor of the Famous Band of California Feud Outlaws.


Band of Outlaws???  This was getting more and more intriguing.  I had already decided to purchase the book when I discovered a lengthy inscription on the free front endpaper.  




An inked signature and date of 1924 were also written on the frontispiece.


After I brought the book home, I learned this about Ed Morrell (courtesy of Wikipedia):


Edward H. "Ed" Morrell (October 22, 1868 – November 10, 1946) was an accomplice to the Evans and Sontag gang that robbed the Southern Pacific Railroad in California's San Joaquin Valley in the 1890s. According to his memoir, "The 25th Man", the robberies were revenge for the large railroad corporation's mistreatment of local ranchers of the San Joaquin Valley. Morrell was sentenced to life imprisonment in Folsom State Prison in 1894. He was eventually transferred to San Quentin (1899 at the latest), and pardoned in 1908. Five of his years were spent in solitary confinementhe was known as the Dungeon Man of San Quentin. Author Jack London championed his pardon; and Morrell became a frequent guest at London's Beauty Ranch in Glen Ellen, California.  London used Morrell as a character in his 1915 novel The Star Rover. 


Morrell had been subjected to severe physical abuse in prison. After his release, he lectured widely on his experiences and advocated prison reform He lectured with former San Quentin prisoner and author, Donald Lowrie.   Morrell's lectures included addresses to the California and Pennsylvania legislatures. He advocated the abolition of  corporal punishment.  In 1914, he wrote a one-act play, The Incorrigible, based on his experiences (and one of his nicknames). In 1924, he published his memoirs, The 25th Man: The Strange Story of Ed. Morrell, the Hero of Jack London's Star Rover.


(End of excerpt)



I did a little cursory research to see if I could discover the identity of the mysterious John Milne to whom the inscription is addressed, but no luck.


So, my question to my esteemed bookseller colleagues and mystery aficionados is this:  Does anyone have any inkling of a clue as to the identity of John L. Milne and his connection to Ed Morrell? 


Thanks for any info or lucky guesses!


Booksellers discussion

Jul 28, 2016 5:57:32 PM PT

Inscription Mystery #Infinity (and beyond)

Are people really getting what they're paying for, or is it a Scam? I'm Not gonna mention no Store Names...I'm Not out to ruin Anybody's Business, and or Reputation, and you best be on the look out, On Line...for this, little Scam...as well. If you are buying a So called...Brand New, guitar, from a Music Store, or...On Line, some are trying to pass off, what is called, a B Stock, guitar as Brand New, and people are paying the Brand New, Price for them. Don't get Scammed...all you have to do is look Very...Carefully, near the Top of the Head Stock, on the Back, it has USED...Indented into it. No, I haven't bought a New Guitar, in years but, I know people do all the time, and I'm sure, they Want, What They Pay For. Face it folks, New, is New, and Used...is Used, don't let em try to fool ya.13891824_10209879996939332_7631990662110257613_n.jpg

Bidding & Buying discussion

Jul 29, 2016 1:29:53 PM PT

Is it Brand New, or is it Used?



Good day to all!

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Trying to identify this tool and its purpose. My husband guesses it may be for lifting logs, but we really don't know. Any help will be welcomed. Thanks!


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Collectibles & Art discussion

Shining honeycreeper in Costa Rica • photo: Paul Bannick:


A honeycreeper in Coasta Rica



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Jul 28, 2016 4:39:02 AM PT

New to eBay Daily Chat for Thursday July 28

 I think I found an original Renoir etching. I cannot determine if it is an early strike or later. It measures 4 1/4" by 3 1/2" plate size.  Who is a trusted authority on such items? Thanks.


Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 27, 2016 3:02:51 PM PT

Original Renoir etching?

Can I get an opinion on this vintage MCM leather Patricia Collection bag.
I think it looks legit, but I'd like to be sure.





Fashion discussion

Jul 27, 2016 7:00:50 PM PT

Vintage MCM Patricia collection bag, good?

Hi, I want to say that this is a lady's garter, but I can't find another like it.  Any ideas?  There is a break in the loop of the front piece.











Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 27, 2016 3:27:37 PM PT

What is this 14K lingerie thing, a garter?

This is an old pair of (I think) swivel drapery rods - they are only about 15" long.  Were these made for a narrow window? ... or did they have some other use?  Thanks for your help.



Selling discussion

So I picked this up at the local auction, I was sure it was going to be a signed piece, but no siggie Smiley Sad

Really well made, nice looking stones, great metal. 

Now what KW's would you use?






These are a few I came up with, but I feel as if I'm missing something.

thanks to all who take the time to look.


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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 28, 2016 2:49:50 PM PT

Help with KW's on pin

Bought this ornate patio set today; It is beautiful! Someone told me it's called 'French bent wire? Or is it still wrought iron even as thin  as it is?


I've looked through a LOT of photos today trying to find another example to no avail. Can someone tell me what kind of patio set this? Was it done by a designer? (I think mass produced would have turned up at lease 1 other example).


Is it mid century or antique?


Bottom photo is of another wrought iron patio set I have been trying to sell - is it by a mid century designer?


Thanks in advance for any help!
















Collectibles & Art discussion

Hi, this pendant is marked 14k 585 and also has a mark that looks like a P in a square.  Does anyone recognize the P mark, or have a link for a site with gold jewelry makers marks?













Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 27, 2016 2:26:37 PM PT

Mark on 14K pendant



Howdy all  1.  I was thinking this was Art Deco but do you think it is older?  2.  The stone on top registered on the Presidium as other than glass but I don't have a clue as to what it could be  Do you  have a guess?  Not sure if it's my eyes but I think I see a carnelian, reddish-brown towards the bottom of it.  4.  One pic shows that the ring has a rather crude and ugly repair on one side   For some reason I remember that this was done for certain reasons  Either during the war and materials were scarce or maybe that was what the person could afford   Could just be a bad repair job but I do recall I heard something about this type of repair but I just can't remember what now   Any thoughts on that?  5.  Last, Not holding anyone to anything but I can't bring myself to scrap this  Would you try to sell it or is it junkeroo?  


Thank you anyone and everyone for all the knowledge you guys lend,  I enjoy learning!  

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

I created a few drafts with the SYI form about a week ago. When I go in to complete a draft to list I receive the below error message. The draft is nowhere near 90 days old and I can't seem to access the draft. Don't want to start over here...


Any one else having this issue?




Selling discussion

Jul 28, 2016 4:58:17 AM PT

Problem Listing from Saved Draft





(For our Dial ups)

Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Looking to the experts for help with this glass mark


Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

Jul 27, 2016 1:24:32 PM PT

Red Footed Glass Tumbler

Hi Everyone,

  I need some additional help with identifing doll clothes either maker or doll. Any help would be appreciated.





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D.                                                             E.                                                                 F.    Vinyl type material for small doll like Dawn






Dolls discussion

Jul 27, 2016 7:16:37 PM PT

More doll clothes help

maybe, but primarily its a scraper





Home & Garden discussion

Jul 29, 2016 4:52:09 AM PT

Re: Looking to ID this old hand tool


 red tin box with the word clipper on the top. Its 14cm long,8cm high and 8cm wide. Can anyone tell me what it is for?


Motors discussion

Jul 28, 2016 2:18:20 AM PT

red clipper tin

Can anyone help me identify this Crab Plate from Spain? Thanksimage.jpeg

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 28, 2016 3:04:13 PM PT

Help Identify Crab Plate from Spain.

Well, here we go again!


Another reboot from one of the Big 2 - this time DC trying to back peddle to before their New 52 initiative took place under the stewardship of Geoff Johns.


DC Rebirth One-shot by Geoff Johns with art by Gray Frank and Ivan Reis.


Lovely artwork throughout and the main plotline involves Wally West & Barry Allen. Not a bad story but you get a lot of pages for $2.99/£1.99 so I'm not complaining - apart from the last pages which veer towards Watchmen territory!


Are the Watchmen about to become part of the main DCU? Probably only Mr Johns knows for sure!


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League of Extraordinary Comic Book Collectors

Jul 27, 2016 1:46:27 PM PT

DC Rebirth!

Need help identifying material, age and value. I have 3 pins with same Blue enamel and what looks like painted gold design. Trombone closure on all pins.

Much Thanks!

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Antique & Vintage Jewelry by Design

Need help I.D.  maker, age, pattern, what is it?  Thank You

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Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

Jul 29, 2016 4:35:12 PM PT

Need Help I.D pink glass bowl

I am thinking German, but really don't know, nicely done and hand painted, no mark Any help will be appreciate it.IMGP8416.JPGIMGP8417.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Hoping to Id this acid mark.  Thank you for any suggestions.




Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 28, 2016 2:54:24 PM PT

ID Ruby Red Glass

This beautiful doll is unmarked. She sort of looks like some Alexander dolls that I have seen but I haven't matched her up yet. Also wondering what the hooded cape might mean since it's not red! Thanks!thumb_IMG_8229_1024.jpgthumb_IMG_8230_1024.jpgthumb_IMG_8231_1024.jpgthumb_IMG_8232_1024.jpg

Dolls discussion

Hi I  am trying to id vase. It is about  10.25 " tall and 6" in dia, The pattern on the outside looks and feels like a lizard  skin. It is hand carved and very intricate. Thanks before hand. RAAPHDS

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I believe this is is Orrefors in the Prelude pattern. Is this an Orrfors mark? Thank you in advance!IMG_1164.JPGIMG_1167.JPGIMG_1168.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

This painting belonged to my Great Grandmother (cigarette smoker) and before that I've found no information. Repaired a few times, still damaged. I cannot find a signature. 


Any idea the artist? Year? The frame is like a brittle sort of plastic with maybe geometric designs on the front.  Art Deco? If you tap on the frame it feels hollow.  Is it original?

Measures 25 inches by 31 inches  (63.5 by 78.74).


Any information is appreciated. I love it. I get lost in the trees and cottage. Thanks you. 



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Collectibles & Art discussion

I would like to download all my active listings into an Excel spreadsheet.


When I go into the the overview of the File Management Center it says "Use our download features to manage your active listings and sales history information."  


When I click on Create a Download Request I get options to download everything except active listings.  


Can anyone give me any suggestions on how I can get my active listings downloaded?





Tools & Apps question

Jul 29, 2016 5:00:22 PM PT

Download Active Listings

The*bumping*squirrel has been doodling around for a long, long time "Children's Doodles Found in Margins of Medieval Manuscript"


Booksellers discussion

Hi this is a schmid 1978 fine pewter but is it from the Disney line or another any help would be great thanks.1469898543831-837932990.jpg

Collectibles & Art discussion

I've seen multiple listings with discount promotions in the search results, such as order discounts or shipping discounts.


Here's an example:

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I offer promotional discounts and I'd like this to appear for my listings, but I do not see an option.


I've noticed that you don't have to be a Top Rated Plus seller and I've heard that smaller sellers have had it on listings in results.


So I'm just wondering how to add this to my listings.

Selling question



Making me a bit crazy..... seems no mater what i put in the highlighted fields or the ones below for variation... i get some error related to UPC or GTIN.


Have tried just about every configuration of columns N,O,P and Q i can think of and all give a variation of the same error.


Please help, my wife is considering doing this manually... yuck!


Thanking you for your help in advance.















Tools & Apps question

Jul 29, 2016 10:24:11 AM PT

variation listing GTIN and UPC errors

Could someone please help me make out this Artist signature. Any help greatly appreciated.



Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 30, 2016 7:23:36 AM PT

Help with Artist Signature please

I am thinking these glasses are Fostoria or Cambridge.  Can anyone confirm?  Thanks.IMG_5974.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion


Happy Birthday James!

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!


  Does anyone know who made this pin? Is it turquoise? Seems like a nice one but need some help identifying. ThanksIMG_3456.JPGIMG_3457.JPGIMG_3458.JPGIMG_3459.JPG

Collectibles & Art discussion

I picked up a set of these cordials and thought I knew who did the etch, but after looking through all my resources can't find it.  Very much in the style of Cupid & Psyche.  


Sorry about the poor resoution on the pics, the etch covers most of the bowl on the small cordials.


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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Could really use your halp with one,



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Antiques discussion

Jul 30, 2016 4:56:05 AM PT

Could this be an original Emile Galle lamp?

i am new seller in ebay i am from sri lanka.now i want to send item to another country...

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Shipping & Returns question

Jul 28, 2016 4:20:50 PM PT

what is the nest step


  I need some help with this doll. First I am not sure of the material Composition or Hard Plastic? She has a sour milk odor if that helps. Second She has something on her body to me looks like some kind of staining, any ideas how to remove it?  Third She has no maker marks on her body so does anyone know who she might be or when she was made? Fourth, should I try to clean her up to sell her and if the answer is yes, does anyone have any ideas how to accomplish it?






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Dolls discussion

Jul 30, 2016 10:59:39 AM PT

old doll help

hello, I got this email

You were recently involved in a transaction for the following item:  
172280801795 - Hot Women set shoulder bag satchel handbag fashion handbags

We’re writing to let you know that an unauthorized third party may have accessed the seller’s account to list this item. The item has been removed from the site, and the transaction was cancelled. We ask that you take the following precautions:

- If you already paid for the item, you may be protected by eBay. Open a request with the Resolution Center and choose, "I bought an item. I haven't received it yet." You can access the Resolution Center by visiting:

salesman disappeared, what should I do? i want a refund..

PayPal logoJul 22, 2016 23:04:48 PDT
Transaction ID: 0YT81003LG4334114
Hello Inga Galdikiene,

You sent a payment of $5.99 CAD to cdascuibhgfbvg@outlook.com

We've asked the seller to ship.

Thanks for using PayPal. To see all the transaction details, log in to your PayPal account.


It may take a few moments for this transaction to appear in your account.

Payments question

Jul 29, 2016 3:39:04 AM PT


Height is 48.5 cm

Thank you so much!

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

This is such elegant china from England - I couldn't not share it with you all.....

Selling this for a friend of mind whose mom just passed away recently and

needs to raise funds for taking care of her Estate....

so sad that she has no room to keep it but would love to see someone else

enjoy it!!  








“Real Old Willow Blue” FIVE Piece Place Settings
Set of 2 - by BOOTHS - England
Dinner Plate, Bread & Butter, Dessert/Pie, Flat Cup & Saucer

Manufacturer Status: Discontinued – Circa 1910 - ?
Pattern Name:  Real Old Willow Blue
Pattern Number:  A8025
Description:  Blue Willow Design, Scalloped Gold Trim


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“Real Old Willow Blue” Replacement Fine China Pieces
by BOOTHS - England
2 Dessert/Pie Plates, 1 Flat Cup & 2 Saucers

Manufacturer Status: Discontinued – Circa 1910 - ?
Pattern Name:  Real Old Willow Blue
Pattern Number:  A8025
Description:  Blue Willow Design, Scalloped Gold Trim

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Hello found this at a tag sale and don't know much about the maker. Marked Dianna Hamro; are these real pearls? Large brooch marked on the back and I also was curious of value / or estimate as best you could, age, this is really unfamiliar to me. This measures 4"  x 3" would you call it a butterfly? oh thank you in advance, Mary003.JPG004.JPG

Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Any help would be greatly appreciated.  I found this brooch yesterday, and I have been researching it for hours.  The male figure is Hermes/Mercury, but I don't know who the female figure would be.  I do not think it is Athena/Minerva, only because the figure here is completely nude.  The figure is holding a pole axe (figured that out from my research.)  The only guess I can venture is that the female figure is Iris, the female messenger of the gods, but why the pole axe, and seems to be a helmet?  


I also have not seen this particular carving anywhere online (yet.)  Any ideas where this could have a basis in origin?


Could this be Venetian glass?  Also, the intaglia is carved from the top, not underneath, is it still an intaglio?  The back is faceted.  It is set in a base goldtone metal, no markings.


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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 30, 2016 8:38:06 AM PT

Greek Myth Mystery Woman on Intaglio Brooch



     Can anyone tell me what the significance of the etched numbers on this old shaving knife mean?  I mean why are they even there?  Can't be manufacturer can they?  It had to take some time to do it and  ???   see below for larger pic


thanks for any assistance





Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 30, 2016 4:03:00 AM PT

weird number etching on razor

Measure about 1 1/4" by 1" across. Anyone know the mark? Thanks for looking!



Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

I made a purchase of Microsoft office 2010 Student edition.  When I attempted to activate it, it was invalid.  The seller basically informed me that it is my fault, then through conversation accused me both of commiting fraud, and lying. 




The Seller is antandme.  Please beMicrosoft Office - Home & Student 2010 Word (Office Famille et Etudiant 2010) aware when purchasing items from this seller.

Product Discussions discussion

I sent out an iPod Classic 4th Generation on July 3rd, 2016. It reached the destination, but never said it was delivered. On July 28, the buyer messaged me saying they never recieved their package. I sent them back saying I filed a Missing Mail Report, and I'd give them a refund if it didn't arrive within a certain amount of time.

USPS tracking information.

If it isn't delivered, am I responsible for giving a refund or is USPS?


Thanks! Cat Happy

Shipping & Returns question

Jul 30, 2016 9:45:12 AM PT

Missing package?

Can anyone help with identifying the pattern and maker?  Thank you very much.IMG_5925.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

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