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Collectibles & Art discussion

May 22, 2015 7:49:45 PM PT

Book value

I am looking for input on identifying the actual letters used in this seal or its original paper wrapper. Due to their elaborate nature the opinions so far have differed.

 

The wrapping paper, which I've provided two 180 degree opposing views, shows how the the seal's impression will actual appear while looking directly at the seal face on provides a horizontally reversed image of how it will actually appear.

 

 
































Collectibles & Art discussion

I have a heavy bronze vase that has an inscription on the inside bottom, but I am not sure if it is of Chinese or Japanese origin to even begin to identify it. Any help with it will be greatly appreciated! Thank you. Katie

 

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Antiques discussion

I obtained at an estate auction a large set of matching barware:  champagnes in 2 sizes and old fashioned glasses.  I have struck out searching to ID;  anyone recognize them?  (I am guessing they are 1970s but could be totally wrong).   Thanks to all of you who read this!  :smileyhappy:IMG_9194.JPGIMG_9195.JPGIMG_9198.JPGIMG_9196.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

thank you in advance for any help. Marigold bowl 5 3/4" x 3 1/2". I don't know what color the other one is the bottom looks cobalt blue to me. 6 1/2" x 2 3/4". 100_5777.JPG100_5779.JPG100_5780.JPG100_5778.JPG100_5776.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

It is in the News...

 

FEDERAL TRADE COMMISSION SHUTS DOWN U.S. EBAY
Official states, "After 20 years, all U.S. eBay sellers should be selling elsewhere by now."


EBAY SELLER ON HOT STREAK - THREE SALES IN A ROW WITHOUT A DEFECT
Elated eBay seller waiting on Nigerian sale for fourth in a row

EBAY USES INCREASED SELLER PROFIT AS EXCUSE TO RAISE MEDIA RATES
"The 500% listing fee increase should not negatively impact our sellers bottom line."

USERS TO VOTE FOR NEW EBAY MASCOT - DEVIN THE DODO OR CALVIN THE CASH REGISTER
No, "write in" choices will be taken into consideration.

PAYPAL FINED $25 MILLION FOR SHADY BUSINESS PRACTICES

In a landslide, Paypal wins the prestigious, "Honeyfuggler of the Year Award"

 

Disclosure - These aren't real headlines...except for the last one - it is.

 

btw... I vote for Devin the Dodo. It was a cute bird.

 

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The Dodo is a fitting choice, seeing that American sellers in Chinese Page 1 visibility dominated categories are well on their way to extinction.

 

Buy American.

Selling discussion

May 21, 2015 10:26:36 PM PT

IT'S IN THE NEWS...

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Good afternoon everyone.

 

Radine

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

This has me stumped but learn everyday I think the pin and clasp has been replaced but the brooch is silver I think. This belongs to a older gentleman and his wife passed and I am trying to help him sell some things to make some $$ for him. Any info is appreciated as I google and get all kinds of things mainly cameos. It has some damage one corner is chipped other is cracked and 3 stones missing but I think I have some to replace them. With that being said I still like it but that doesnt matter think it is worth listing with the damage? There is no marks on it I cleaned it a little but found nothing

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

May 23, 2015 6:16:48 AM PT

Reversed carved glass brooch age?

I am assuming this is for a watch. The  chain o the band is to attach watch so it does not get lost. The band stretches and as seen in the photos the top area moves when pinched ...possible for an oval watch if need be or something maybe a locket? Hoping others have directional help and/or known what this is called to help me with additional searching.

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

May 21, 2015 12:17:11 PM PT

Unusual victorian RG watch band?

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How old would you say it is or isn't  TYVM

Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

May 21, 2015 11:31:16 PM PT

Does this look like ivory?

I've had sash buckles before, usually with a pin mechanism but this one has me stumped.
Is there another part missing that would have clipped onto the rotating buckle part ?
This is large at 4+1/4" x 2+1/4" and because of the curvature of the design and prong placement I'm guessing M'lady would have worn this vertically instead of horizontally ?
I just can't figure out how the sash would have been used with this buckle.
 
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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

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Time to get 'er in gear

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Hello again! I have some wonderful old jewelry lately, so come here for H E L P! :smileyhappy: I belive this is a genuine JET Victorian Brooch. The long pin bar and simple c clasp tell me it's possibly 1800's? Is this a Mourning Pin? And are those marcasite beads? It almost looks like buttons made into a brooch? And there is repair on the back. Very lightweight piece. What is French Jet, by the way? And is this worth listing? So confusing! :smileyhappy:
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Antique & Vintage Jewelry by Design

May 22, 2015 1:59:24 PM PT

Is this a Victorian JET brooch? Marcasite?

i picked up this nifty Boucher 6748 bracelet today, gold tone with some of the raised areas looking silvery.   I found one at a non-ebay site and they say it is gold plated but show no mark. 

 

The silvery areas really do look like loss to the gold plate  so I can believe it is plated, just wanted to make sure before I list it.

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Ok, so this is a nice long strand of what feels like glass beads (tap like glass, moderate weight and cold to touch) individually knotted, no clasp. The color reminds me of butter. I've found what they call lemon jade, but nothing else has come close. Any ideas on the beads?  For some reason, I get the vibe that these are not run of the mill...but wthdik? TIA!!!

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

May 23, 2015 12:23:01 PM PT

Some help with this necklace needed please

Can someone please tell me the autograph that is on this piece of art and the potential value?

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

May 21, 2015 8:26:34 PM PT

I need help Identifying some art ASAP

Can anyone id this perfume bottle?

Thanks,

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Tools & Apps question

May 21, 2015 8:41:55 PM PT

id perfume bottle

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I don't have very much information at all on this. I believe it is sterling & copper pieces glued on to a reverse painted glass. Signed and I'm guessing titled. I believe it could be from Mexico and possibly a monastery connection? Any info appreciated.

Collectibles & Art discussion

I have a Holland American line postcard with a paquebot cancel. I would like to know what the ribbon cancel signifies. Was it used for the Holiday season or does it have some other meaning. The two initials within the ribbon are an "E" and "P".

Thanks for the help.

 

 

 

 

 

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The Stamp Board

May 23, 2015 12:12:16 PM PT

Help ID Ribbon Cancel on Dutch Postcard

You got a refund 19 мая 2015 10:39:48 Москва

Dear Ирков ,

eBay ruled in your favour in your dispute case about your purchase  , and a full refund of 23,00 GBP was sent to your PayPal account.

Please allow 3-5 working days for the refund to be received in your account. eBay will then consider the dispute closed. If you have any questions, please go to the eBay Resolution Centre.

Refund details

eBay item number Seller's name Seller's email address Refund date Refund amount

351342020493
 
 
19 мая 2015 10:39:48 Москва
23,00 GBP
 

Note to seller

Description Purchase Date Unit price Qty Amount
LADIES BLACK/GREEN FLORAL WEDGE SHOES CLARKS SIZE 5.5 /38.5 LEATHER/FABRIC
Item Number 351342020493
21 March 2015 11.00 GBP 1 11.00 GBP
Postage and packaging 12.00 GBP
Postal Insurance - not offered ----
Total 23.00 GBP
Payment 23.00 GBP
Visa — 23.00 GBP
   
Exchange rate: 1 RUB = 0,0107368 GBP
 

Yours sincerely,
PayPal

Payments question

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Member To Member Support question

May 21, 2015 9:23:04 PM PT

Didn't receive your item

Hi,

I have had this dish for a long time, but I have never been able to identify who it was made by.  The marks look Japanese to me, but I have been wrong before! :/ Thanks for any help, Katie

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

I have an item for sale,,141661903602,, I have a buy it now on the item and I have make an offer. I sate the following in the listing:

 

 

TESTED AND WORKS AS IT SHOULD
 
PLEASE ASK ANY QUESTIONS YOU MAY HAVE

THERE  IS A BUY IT NOW ON  THE RADIO 
 
OR 
 
YOU CAN MAKE A REASONABLE OFFER

 

 

 

 

Now I have it listed as a buy it now item,, plus according to ebay they say I can entertain offers.

 

 

I simply asked the people to make a reasonable offer and I end up getting this notice.

 

LOOK BELOW.

 

AM I MISSING SOMETHING HERE??

 

AM I NOT DOING WHAT EBAY DEFAULTS TO??

 

 

ALLOWING THE BUYER TO MAKE AN OFFER??

 

I don't see whre i offered a direct sale.

 

Someone please help me here.

 

NOTE FROM EBAY:

 

 

Please make sure your listings follow eBay guidelines: Direct Sales
 


Hello davidnichols2015,

After reviewing your eBay account, it appears that you haven't followed our Direct Sales policy. A list of the items we're concerned about is available further down in this email.

We realize you may not have been aware of these guidelines, so we haven't removed any listings, or taken any other action on your account. Instead, we want to provide you with this information so you can thoroughly review your listings and make sure they follow our guidelines.  

Please understand that you mentioned "THERE IS A BUY IT NOW ON THE RADIO OR YOU CAN MAKE A REASONABLE OFFER" in the listing description which may lead to off eBay sale. Sellers are not allowed to sell items directly to buyers off eBay. The eBay listing page is to sell items through the eBay site. Sellers are not permitted to advertise their own off-eBay businesses in their listings, nor are they permitted to list an item on the site and seek to sell it, or more quantities of it, off eBay. Items that are sold off eBay do not have the advantage of full trade protection services since there is no record of a transaction through eBay. Please be careful while you list your items in future so that they are in accordance with ebay policies. We've observed that this is the first time you breached eBay policy; please take some time to read our help pages. If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

Offering additional items for sale outside of eBay isn't allowed. It is also not allowed to require purchases in addition to the item you are offering.

These practices are considered a way of avoiding eBay fees. Listings that try to avoid fees put sellers who pay their fees at a disadvantage. Also, they can create a poor buying experience. Buyers may mistakenly think that they are covered by eBay's buyer protection and feedback services when making these additional purchases.

To learn more about our avoiding eBay fees policy, please go to:
http://pages.ebay.com/help/policies/listing-circumventing.html

Please make sure that your current and future listings follow these guidelines. If they don't, they'll be removed and your fees won't be refunded. It could also result in additional actions, including loss of buying and selling privileges on eBay.

For more information about our rules for sellers, please go to:
http://pages.ebay.com/help/sell/policies.html

If you have more questions, contact us:
http://ocsnext.ebay.com/ocs/cusr?query=1387&domain=email1260 

Here are the listings we're concerned about:
141661903602 - YAESU FT-101-E 160 to 10 METER TRANSCEIVER.- AM & CW FILTERS AVAILABLE- WORKS


We appreciate your understanding.

Thanks,

eBay

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 7:27:17 AM PT

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Collectibles & Art discussion

May 21, 2015 8:40:45 PM PT

Can someone tell me abou the follow art ?

   I was told this is an old jewelrs table...that is the only info I got.  Does anyone recognize this as anything other than that or have any history?  It is 30 inches high and 24 by 14 inches on top.
Thank you

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

May 23, 2015 4:44:17 AM PT

Help with old Jewlers table?

HI HERES THE LAST MESSAGE FROM THE SALER OF 74 GIBSON LES APUL THAT I GOT A UNPAID ITEM ! SELLER SAID IT SOLD ON REVERB AND HE DIDNT MEANT TO MAKE IT UNPAID AND HAS TIED BUT CANT HERES HIS LAST MESSAGE FROM FRIDAY !

 

THANKS  RICK MILLER

 

eBayeBay sent this message to RICK MILLER (rickgitrs).
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Dear rickgitrs,

Hey Rick... for some reason, I don't see that tab or option on my end. Since the case is already closed, the only option it gives me is to relist the item, but I can't see where I can void it? Let me know... I'd be glad to help, I just can't see the option.
thanks.


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 pLEASE CONTACT THIS SELLER AND INSTRUCT HIM HOW TO UN DUE A UNPAID ITEM ! HE IS WILLG JUST CANT  DO IT !
 
THANKS ,RICK

Member To Member Support question

I need help with identifying this vase.  I believe it to be a made by Fritz Heckert and the design by Max Rade but I am certainly not an expert. There is obviosly no signature. Here are some pics , any input would be appreciated.   VicP2880305.JPG

Collectibles & Art discussion

May 21, 2015 2:19:30 PM PT

Art Glass Vase Identification help needed

I have a pair of Diorly sunglasses like the picture below. They are in perfect condition execpt for the plastic ends that go on your ears. I'd like to replace the plastic ends and make them perfect again before selling them. Do these plastic ends have a name, because knowing what they are called would help me find them. And if anyone could steer me in the right direction to look for them that would be really great. I'm sorry if this is a dumb question but I'm a dumb guy who knows almost nothing about CSA.

 

 

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Fashion discussion

May 22, 2015 7:31:14 PM PT

Help with Sunglasses

Hi,

  I have this Lovely Patsy doll that was not cut properly. I have seen that they normally do not sell for much money, but I was wondering if there might be more value to a collector with a manufactor defect?

 

TIA

 

Ellen

 

 

 

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Dolls discussion

May 22, 2015 2:15:17 PM PT

Question on Lovely Patsy doll

This is the first time I've picked up glass with this optic. It looks like a fishscale to me, and has a dot or bullseye in the middle. You can feel the fischscale on the outside, although not as well as on the inside. I'm trying to search online to get some ideas of possible maker, era, how to describe, etc. I'm coming up empty. How would you describe this? Any thoughts on how to search? Possible makers? 

Any and all help is appreciated! I'm lost on this one.

Thanks.
Jennie

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Thanks in advance. My crackle glass resources are limited. I went through Weitmans' Book 2 with no luck and also the Blenko Project website. For all I know it's cheap Mexican glass -- I seem to have no clue about the difference between that and nice American crackle -- but, well, I'd like to know anyway.  :smileyindifferent:  It's 8 1/4" tall with an unpolished pontil.

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

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Vintage Clothing & Accessories discussion

HI both the selllers are having hard time shutting off unpaid item heres email from Gibson les apul gold top for $1600.00

Please contact seller and inform him how to turn off un paid item !

 

Please heres there last message to me and they cant turn off unoaid item !  Please help them cancel unpaid item !

 

Thanks ,Rick Miller

 

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Re: rickgitrs has sent a question about item #131499804853, that ended on May-09-15 19:40:03 PDT - Gibson Les Paul Gold Top 2009
From:  1958giraffe
Sent:  May-22-15 04:08 PM
 
 
                       
eBayeBay sent this message to RICK MILLER (rickgitrs).
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Dear rickgitrs,

I just tried to do what you asked. Here is what I got:
 
Cancel this order

We weren't able to cancel your orderYou can't cancel this order right now because there's a case open for it

I am not sure what to do at this point.  Please advise.

From: "eBay Member: rickgitrs" <<email address removed per ebay policy>>
To: <email address removed per ebay policy>
Sent: Friday, May 22, 2015 2:42:38 PM
Subject: rickgitrs has sent a question about item #131499804853, that ended on May-09-15 19:40:03 PDT - Gibson Les Paul Gold Top 2009
 
PLEASE HELPSELLER UNDUE UNPAID ITEM ! THEY BOTH WANT TO BUT CANT !
 
                       
 

Dear 1958giraffe,

I had talk to Ebay they said that if you went on to the resolution center and clicked on that case and went all the way over to the right you can cancel or void the item if you could do that that would be so great thank you so much for your time and consideration

I really apologize for the delay you're more than patient thank you so much

- rickgitrs
 

Member To Member Support question

To show scale, I have placed a fireking mug beside the sugar jar.  The sugar is unmarked.  I have looked high and low and can't seem to find another one to compare this too.    Any help appreciated.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

These bottles appear to be cased, but the inside is fairly thin, more like white satin enamel painted inside than an actual glass layer. Would you dIMG_1427.JPGescribe this as cased, or as something else?

Any thoughts on origins or maker? In my searches, I'm coming up with results all over the place. I thought they were pretty. And my first thought was Victorian. But now I'm wondering if they're Czech.

Thoughts?

Thank you in advance. 

Jennie

 

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

I just ried to log in and I could'nt it said not a reg. member, but I have all my old emails and I can see my profile with my 15 gold stars and it say's no longer a reg. member???

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Based in United States, enriq_joh has been an eBay member since Nov 04, 201

Member To Member Support question

I came across this bowl and after days of internet searches, I still can't find any information if it is hotel silver or not. 

 

It has three markings on the bottom of it: 1) Reed and Barton Silver Soldered  2)NS7630   3) Beverly Hills Hotel 

 

Any help will be appreciated. Thanks 

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Hi,

  I was wondering if anyone can tell me if this is a Barbie and if it is which one is it? The flat feet and hard plastic is throwing me off. On the back of the neck is:

2005 Mattel Inc.

Across the top of the shoulders is: 2321I

Across the waist is: 1999 Mattel Inc  Indonesia

 

TIA

Ellen

 

 

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Dolls discussion

Literature 1885 Shakespeare's Works Series Books

 

In possession of Copyright 1885, A.L. Burt New York; The Mershon Company Press Rathway, N.J. The Works Of William Shakespeare, 4 Vol. set.  I have searched for a couple of months about information on this series but cannot find much except another set but the binding was different and mine are in better condition. I have even gone through the European and Asian markets to cover my bases. Does anyone have any insight on this?

 

Any additional queations? Please direct them to Jeanette.Schomburg@gmail.com

 

Best and any help is appreciated,

 

Jeanette S.

 

 

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Sporting Goods discussion

Josh Duggar, of TLC's "19 Kids and Counting," resigned his position at the Family Research Council Thursday after reports surfaced that he allegedly sexually assaulted four female siblings in the large family, plus an additional female victim

 

 

The eBay Town Square discussion

May 23, 2015 4:55:08 AM PT

the liberal agenda

Can anyone give me some insight on what this is? It's intended purpose and an estimate on age, etc. It is 34 inches long and 13 inches wide. 

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Antiques discussion

May 23, 2015 10:40:44 AM PT

Italian Hand Woven Runner ID Help

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Stamp Collectors discussion

Hopefully Rose & Bee are still hanging out on this board.

 

Is this coffeepot Reflecting Water Lilies done on the Icicle mold?

 

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Thank you!!! 

Peggy

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

 

                               

 

Poppies?  Did someone say Poppies?

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Hi Again- for some reason all of the photos did not load so I will post more of the one with the purple under glass first...this is the one with the swirl mark on the bottom, 3 mold marks and about 9.5" high....thanks!!!2015-05-24 13.28.28.jpg2015-05-24 13.28.38.jpg2015-05-24 13.28.51.jpg

Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

May 24, 2015 11:05:46 AM PT

carnival glass vases continued...

Again, here are the photos for the one vase with the blue under glass and the graduated top/edge.  No mark on the bottom and 3 mold marks. This one is 11" at it highest point.  Thanks again in advance!

 

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Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

May 24, 2015 11:09:27 AM PT

carnival glass vase continues

I purchased a camera lens and the wrong lens was sent. I requested a return but eBay closed the case saying that the seller did not offer refunds. Clearly the wrong lens was sent, I verified this with the local camera shop. This was advertised as a Nikon mount Sigma lens but is a Sony mount lens. I took pictures of the lens on a Sony camera ans sent them to the seller. Still refuses to refund. Seller says in communication that "If this had been our mistake we would gladly issue a refund for the item and for shipping." Hate to resort to Negative Feedback. Impossible to communicate with eBay once a case is closed.Displaying photo.JPG

Shipping & Returns question

2015-05-24 13.28.48.jpg2015-05-24 13.27.56.jpgHi All Glassies...I got these two vases at an estate sale today and they are in great condition.  I am trying to id the makers.  The tallest one with the sloping/graduated edge at the top has the blue under glass  and has no marks.  It is 11" at its highest point. it looks to have three molds marks. ( i will post these pics first)

 

the other one is not graduated/sloping at the top and has a purple under glass  and also has three mold marks, this one stands about 9.5" and there appears to be just a swirl on the bottom. The pics for this one will be  the set 

 

Any help would be greatly appreciated.    I don't think they are northwood as there is no mark....please let me know if you have any quetions!

Thanks in advance to all!

Happy Memorial Day!

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Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Hi i dont know if someone has noticed some changes on the GSP, for example, there are things that i used to buy with that program, bought it, and suddently this week i cant order anything thats more than 199usd using the gsp, has there been any change?? my country is El Salvador.

 

the item says is on the global shipping program, but when i try to buy it, gives me this message, and in this case i already bought one of these lights abt 3 weeks ago and all went just fine. and one more change is that everything is being shipped over DHL which was not like this before used to be shipped with other courrier.

 

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Payments question

May 24, 2015 9:39:14 AM PT

global shipping program not working anymore

this is a porcelain dish , with African violets painted on it it has a sig, Van tine and on the back it has a personal note, 1961 Painted for Connie something Martha Van tine  It is approx, 51/2 inch in dia,

 This looks like something that may have been painted at an artisans fair or something,  Or like they do at bush gardens with capodimonte, they will make something while you are there and pick up later and the artist signs it, and personalizes it,

 

 Thank you all for looking and those who have answers, or comments

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

May 24, 2015 10:21:25 AM PT

Does anyone have info on this sig

How many people have had the experience of a bait and switch wit an Italian company selling Darious vertical wind turbines? I won a bid on eBay for a complete wind turbine and was sent the blades and aluminum struts missing the actual generator which makes the wind turbine work. I sent photos to the company of the item I bid on and the Item I received and they told me that I had purchase something totally different. My correspondence with the company went back and fourth. When I finally tried to get eBay to help me they refused to do anything about my dispute. I now am the proud Owner of a wind turbine that doesn't produce energy. Has anyone else had this problem? Below is what I was suposed to have purchased. The second photo is what I received.

 

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Getting Started question

Can anyone id this perfume bottle?

Thanks,

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Buying & Selling Basics question

May 21, 2015 8:38:47 PM PT

id perfume

any ideal is this a fish weathervane. i see a small hole on the fish under the bottor close to the tail. the hole is not in the middle so i was wonder is this a weathervane. thanks010.JPG

Vintage discussion

May 23, 2015 10:04:36 PM PT

is this a fish weathervane

African art

 

I am looking to sell the following art on ebay. I am not sure what the value and exactly what it is.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

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Hello P&G forums, I see tons of cut glass and this one caught my eye. I would like to properly ID it before listing if possible. Is this ABP glass? It doesn't have the sawtooth edge that I usually see. I really wish there was a makers mark, but sadly there are only some numbers. I would like help with the age/pattern/maker if possible. Thanks

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

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Collectibles & Art discussion

May 23, 2015 8:17:10 AM PT

Can someone help me identify some art work

This board helped me with this artist's name some time ago & with that help I was able to sell the painting. But now I've come across 5 more of her (?) paintings in a storage auction I won & I can't remember the name! And I can't make it out on the painting.

I'd appreciate any help.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

May 23, 2015 9:07:21 AM PT

PLEASE HELP WITH KNOWN ARTIST'S NAME

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

May 24, 2015 7:04:02 AM PT

Wedding Cake Beaded Necklace?

This vase is 10 1/4 inches in height.  It has a textured, white iridescent finish applied to the outside.  Kind of feels gritty like sandpaper.  There is a pontil scar on bottom and it is ground flat around the outside edge of the bottom.

 

The closest I could find were a few vases identified as Poschinger that were really close in shape but none finished like mine.  The only vases I could find with a similar finish were Murano vases with a Scavo or Corroso finish but I don't think the shape of mine is right for a Murano piece.

 

Any help with age, origin, maker or key descriptive words would be great.  Thanks!

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

I've been a eBay user for years, I've had more problems with sellers lately then ever. I bought an iPhone 5c paid promptly, the seller totally dragged their feet on shipping I tried contacting them asking what's going on. I get a nasty message from the seller threatening me that because of my previous message they don't feel comfortable sending me the phone!?!?!?!? I called eBay and told them what happened they sent this bipolar seller a cancelation request. I haven't been a seller in years but what happens if the seller doesn't respond and eBay refunds me? Does eBay do anything about crazy sellers?

Bidding & Buying discussion

May 22, 2015 9:14:33 AM PT

Vindictive seller

As all of you know, eBay has updated their policies in an extreme way. I feel that it has made it much more difficult and expensive for individual sellers now. (I think they are trying to make eBay more like Amazon, with things for sale from big vendors and people who do eBay stores as a living, but that's a different discussion for a different day.) I am trying to find another website to start selling on that is very user-friendly for sellers, without huge fees and selling limits. I have been looking at Bonanza, but am having a bit of difficulty understanding it. Does anyone have any feedback about other auction websites (besides Etsy) to sell on that won't break the bank? I just can't afford to sell on eBay now. (Not willing to pay for a store subscription on eBay, not willing to risk paying to list not knowing if something will sell or not - you can't always guarantee someone looking for that specific item is going to be online at that specific time.) I need the extra income and Ebay used to be really great for that, but cutting my free listings by 60% and getting rid of my ability to relist without paying really hurts my wallet. Any ideas, ya'll?

Selling discussion

I'm getting a little sick of buyers not reading my descriptions that say "DO NOT MAKE A PAYMENT UNTIL I SEND AN INVOICE" (and eBay TOLD me to do that when I talked to their repreaentatives) because a majority of the time, the shipping calculator doesn't estimate the proper amount, or estimates for the wrong type of postage, and then the buyer gets mad at ME because THEY didn't read. Then I refund them and send the invoice when I have the correct shipping amount. On their end it says they've already paid. How hard is it for them to have a properly working system in place? PayPal and eBay are currently the same company, so why are the two sites not talking to each other?! I'm getting so frustrated that I'm debating on not using eBay for selling anymore.

Almost every other customer I have had has not read the description, and got mad at me for their incompetence.

There should be a check box that says "buyer pays for shipping, estimate to come at time of purchase" because I'm sick of this.

Selling discussion

May 21, 2015 8:09:33 PM PT

Invoices - Angry Venting

A buyer bid on my auction for a not-working for part only lot of two laptops. I checked the buyers feedback and he left a neg and recieved a refund from ebay for another seller who sold a similar item. I looked at that itemsauction and I can't see how he could have misrepresented it, it was an old noteboo that doesn't work sold for parts only and clearly stated so in the very brief description he had with very few detales other than that. Am I allowed to or justified in cancelling this buyers bid? It looks like that is the only neg he ever left and it's the only time he bought something for prts only. Everything else he purchases is new stuff. He also sells.

 

My inclination is to not cancel his bid unless he wins. I don't want to go through a return drama for this stuff.

Selling discussion

I recently purchased a Sega Genesis Console from an inexperienced seller. Its not uncommon to find sellers with little feedback selling old game consoles. Usually a mom who is cleaning out the attic and trying to get rid of her now grownup kids old stuff. The packaging was horrible to say the least, but that's not the frustrating part. The frustrating part is that the console didn't work. I thought maybe it was the cable because I wasn't getting a signal from the console to the TV. So I purchased a new cable. I immediately contacted the seller and she was apologetic and told me she would refund me my money. I told her that I would wait to see if the new cable fixed the problem. Well when it arrived a week and a half later, it didn't fix the problem. Still not getting a signal to the TV. I contacted the seller on Tuesday of this week offering to work out a deal. Maybe a partial refund so I can try and sell the console for parts or repair. In the end I would probably lose money in this deal, but I didn't want to overwhelm her and make her have to pay for return shipping. I didn't hear back from her and so I sent her another message this morning. Haven't heard back yet. So I'm getting a bit frustrated. I don't want to open a SNAD case, but I may have no choice. Other than continuing to wait patiently for her answer, are there any other options available to me? All I was asking for was a partial refund of $8 from a total payment of $32.80. Even if I sell the broken console, I'm going to lose money. I could try and get the whole amount back, but I'm just not that kind of buyer.

Selling discussion

May 21, 2015 12:18:34 PM PT

Patient but Frustrated

I have a US buyer who won an auction a month ago.  After they won the auction they contacted me and said that "for security reasons" they couldn't pay through Paypal and they asked me to cancel the transaction.  So I issued the "buyer requested" cancellation and they approved it.  Then I archived the transaction, relisted the item and forgot about it.

 

This morning I noticed an email from Paypal that said I have an eCheck payment that cleared.  Since I didn't have any items awaiting a eCheck I took a closer look.  I confirmed that my Paypal account has the money.  And I confirmed that the payment is for this cancelled Ebay transaction. Ebay doesn't show that the buyer has paid but when un-archived the transaction went into the "Awaiting Shipment" folder.  

 

I sent the buyer a note in Ebay asking them to confirm that they made the payment and haven't gotten a response.

 

The buyer is in the US, has 4500 feedback and 400 transactions in the last month.  So they are very active.  He seems like a great customer.  But I don't understand why Ebay would allow a buyer to pay for a cancelled transaction and I'm concerned that if I ship the item the buyer will request a refund through Paypal and get their money back because the trasaction is cancelled.

 

So I'm thinking about refunding the buyers money and asking them to buy the item again.

 

Thoughts?

 

 

 

 

Selling discussion

I purchased this item from sellers webpage and saw she also had it listed here on ebay. This is the actual purse I already purchased, item number is 161697122967. Any help authenticating this item is very much appreciated, thank you! It does have the YKK on the zipper.

Fashion discussion

Seller tried asking for more money after the auction ended. When I refused he just issued me a refund and relisted the item again. How can I report this?

Bidding & Buying discussion

How did they get my address?

Bidding & Buying discussion

May 22, 2015 9:07:42 AM PT

receiving item I did not bid for?

Picture i bidded on. I didnt realize i was obgligate need to cancel

Bidding & Buying discussion

May 21, 2015 11:56:40 PM PT

lion n cheetah pic

 

Used to be 5 cents.  Is it 10 cents now?

Selling discussion

May 22, 2015 9:15:24 AM PT

Is there a new fee for selling books?

I would like to report a return abuse.  And, would like to do that without calling CS.

 

Have seen it before, but not now.  Has it been moved?

 

Thanks for the help,

Jean

Selling discussion

May 22, 2015 8:01:03 AM PT

Reporting a buyer for abusing returns.

I, being 63 love to window shop through the month then buy when SS comes in.
If I am doing wrong please teach me.

Payments discussion

Hello,

 

I purchased and paid for an item on 5/16.  The seller has not provided any shipping information.  I've tried contacting the seller and did not get a response. When should I start claim process? I feel like a week is plenty of time to ship the item. 

 

Thanks,

 

AJ

Bidding & Buying discussion

May 21, 2015 1:22:21 PM PT

Seller not responding...

Wondering if anyone else is experiencing problems with their Message page.  The entire set up of the page is strange and I am unable to open individual messages. The only way I can read a question sent to me by a member is to start on my private email account and click on the Respond button.  Any information or suggestions would be greatly appreciated!  Sarah

Technical Issues discussion

Hi everyone, please I need help.

I bid on a tablet, but after that I realized that the seller only have 1 feedback and only one item on sale. This seems strange for me so I sent a message to the seller and asked him to decline or delete my bid.



He is asking me to pay. What should I do? How do I report this?

Bidding & Buying discussion

I recently won a bid of a quite expensive camera on ebay. The seller said he was on a business trip so he gave me a incorrect tracking number which has been sent to another guy in my city. The seller said he's going to send me the camera later, but it's been a week though. I didn't recieved any package even a reply from the seller. I've got all the contact record with the seller and tracking info detail from UPS to prove the package hasn't been sent to my personal address.(not even from the seller.) Could anybody help me getting the money back? I tried to do the online service process on ebay but it won't give me an option that fits my situation!!!

Member To Member Support question

May 21, 2015 10:57:23 PM PT

Didn't receive good worth 5 grands !!!

I've been a collector going on twenty five yes some call me an expert...I've seen numerous reproductions being sold as authentic... Now I have listings in that category but they are 1000% legit now why doesn't eBay force then to remove those items...some are listed for thousands of dollars .... Its dishonest and even I have fell victim. I've reported the items and not a thing has been done. I do not believe in cheating ppl

Selling discussion

May 24, 2015 2:09:53 AM PT

fraudulent native american goods

Buying & Selling Basics question

COULD YOU PLEASE LET ME KNOW HOW TO CHANGE FROM DOLLARS TO £ PLEASE WHEN SELLING - THANK YOU

Tools & Apps question

I want to have my store open only certain months out of the year. Is there a way to close it, but have it saved so when I open it again I wont have to start over?

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 10:50:19 AM PT

Selling tools

I had listed my pink faux fur leg restraints, they pulled it because I posted in the wrong category,. I reposted it where they told me to, then pulled it again. then they restored it. I don't know which category to post it. I don't want to be suspended or anything, can anyone help me? thanks

 

THIS IS WHAT I RECEIVED FROM EBAY..

 

 

Hello missconni1,

We have restored the following listing:
231399856104 - New Pink Bondage Leg Restraints With Faux Fur For Fetish SM


It now appears as an ended item.

To relist your item, click the "Relist" link in the listing. The listing will restart automatically.

If there were any bidders for your item, we emailed them to let them know the listing for Item number 231399856104 - New Pink Bondage Leg Restraints With Faux Fur For Fetish SM
was removed in error. We've also explained how they can find your item again if you relist it.

We're sorry for the inconvenience this has caused you.

Thanks,

eBay

Please don't reply to this message. It was sent from an address that doesn't accept incoming email.



eBay Document ID: 15038902006

Selling question

Hi, I'm new to selling on e-bay and I'm still learning.  My question is about the best way to ship this box that is 24L x 12.5W and 8H.  I am having a hard time deciding what would be the best shipping method to use.

 

I would appreciate some advice.

 

Thank you.

Shipping & Returns discussion

May 21, 2015 4:03:02 PM PT

Shipping

Buyer contacts us an says he has not received there items , we contact ups with the tracking number they say it's been deliverd , we then go back to the buyer he then changes his.story by saying oh I found it but there is an item missing , we photo every parcel leaving are warehouse before sealing the box , then the electronic scales weigh the box which indicates how many items are in there to which an electric label prints the delivery label . The buyer then states the box might have been tamperd with LOL so we request a photo , the photo clearly shows no tampering , the tape we use rip's the box on removel the box was as new ! The buyer then opens a case to which we win the case the buyer then leaves us negative feedback . What should I do ?

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 10:30:23 PM PT

Appeal a defect or feedback

i sold an item with shipping option as local pick up only.  customer picked up, now how do I show that the transaction is complete?  obviously there is no tracking information to enter.   

 

THANKS!

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 1:01:52 PM PT

Shipping/ LOCAL PICK UP

Can a item be shipped to the post office to be picked up? Or can a seller select for the package to be signed for by the buyer? If, so is there extra cost?I have a customer that has probelms with her mail man. 

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 8:16:54 AM PT

Shipping

Will I be charged my monthly ebay store subscription fee while on a vacation for a few months?

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 4:52:33 PM PT

vacation

I have listings that I want to save for another Season.  How do I save them so I don't have to re-write them again.

I have quite a few, so makingthem templates doesn't work.  Thanks, Patti

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 10:30:06 AM PT

Selling tools

Hello everybody, 

 

I just sent my first international package to Norway.  It was a pair of used shoes I sold for $140.  I thought I was opted in to ebay's global shipping program, but after she bought it, we discovered that it apparantly had been excluded somehow.  I thought it would be simplest to just ship the item straight to my buyer myself.  I went thru ebay to purchase a shipping label, and went with priority mail express international, it cost about $42 and change with insurance.  When my buyer recieved her item, she had to pay a surpirse extra $84 COD.  Why did she have to pay this extra fee??? She has been super nice about it all, but that makes her total shipping charges almost $130!!! Is this normal?  I just feel terrible that she got screwed with this extra fee, it seems outrageous.  Does anybody know what this is about or why she had to pay so much extra??

 

Thanks so much for your help!

Member To Member Support question

May 22, 2015 3:31:33 PM PT

international Shipping

i purchase a playstation 4 video game last year around November , the game release date is 2 week ago and i haven't receive the game and i try to open a case but the item is over 90 days , i want to know what should i do ?

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 3:14:22 PM PT

Handling inappropriate behavior

i'm listing a bicycle, am worried about shipping costs, does anyone know if larger itiems can be shipped,COD???????

Shipping & Returns discussion

May 22, 2015 2:32:04 PM PT

SHIPPING

I sold an item on E-Bay (Blu-Ray DVD)  -  It was missing a digital code that I stated was in the DVD for sale.   Completely my mistake.   Offered the buyer a full refund and they can keep the item but he never returned my e-mails or requests for him to request a refund through the E-bay sale.   He wants me to refund money OUTSIDE of E-bay and e-bays normal channels and is threatening to destroy my perfect e-bay record.

 

What do I do?  Can't find a way to refund him without him requesting it and I do no want to go outisde of E-bays safty net.

 

Mark

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 9:42:52 AM PT

Refund Problem - Buyer threatening me

Dear all,

I am quite new to eBay and Paypal payments.

I've ordered a good, which was not delivered. The customer service investigated it and closed my case saying the money returing to my paypal account.

Since I do not have an account, I paid by entering the credit card details, I wonder how the money will be sent back.

Is it needed to have internet payments/3ds active on my card for returing as well? I have them off, so probably the return is not possible to be done...

 

I can not find thepossibility to respond back to customer service or reopen the case again..

 

thanks for your help, 

Lenka

Member To Member Support question

Hi. I've resolved the issue with bonhegabri and I would like to change or remove the Feedback I left for this transaction. But the system does not allow us to do it. Seller also tried but it is not. Please help! I do not want to spoil the rating of the seller.

 

eBay item number:
251939414443
Seller: bonhegabri
 
Thanks
 
Regards,
Daniela

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 2:35:57 AM PT

Changing or removing Feedback

On a item I haven't received in four weeks, I clicked on "I didn't receive item" (or something close).  I sent the seller a message through the resolution center.

 

I'm satisfied with what the seller proposes, (a refund and if the item should show up, I would repay) however I don't know from where I should respond to the seller - from the ebay message or from the resolution center.

 

Until I see a refund, I don't want the case closed yet.

 

Thanks!

 

10whiskers

Bidding & Buying question

I have tried (in vain) to resolve an order that I placed through my guest account "highl-willi"...and can get no answer to my questions about this order....I have talked to a person at EBAY named Lisa, who was very pleasant and told me that she would research my complaint and get back with me within hours. I have contacted the seller twice and he will not answer me, he states that my order has been placed and gave me a tracking number: 9261299996307735580219 of which is an invalid tracking number. You have sent me notice that you have paid this person, yet I have no proof that it was a valid purchase.....either drop the charges of $37.99 or advise me on this matter. Thanks

 

Has anyone else had this problem or simular type problem?  

Member To Member Support question

May 21, 2015 6:09:38 PM PT

Retract a bid

For some reason everything will pull up fine in "my ebay" for me except the "all selling" tab never works.

I tried to see if there was something blocking it like google anylitics but can't see anything.

Any hints?

I also then tried installing firefox and the same issue.

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 7:28:49 AM PT

All selling tab

I ordered 3 items from a seller. Two of them arrived within a few days. The third item never came. I was told by the seller that I had to wait 30 days before I could file a claim to make sure the item didn't come seperately. It never came and he is saying it isn't his problem! I am trying to file a claim, but PayPal tells me I have to use eBay and eBay tells me the item was delivered already! What do I do?

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 2:22:39 PM PT

Didn't receive your item

I got a message for buying 3 things. total message was

 

 

 

 

To ensure that eBay remains a safe marketplace, we limit the quantity of items that can be bought or sold by a single account at one time. These limits may change over time and are determined by your previous site activity and overall performance.

Currently, your account has reached the limit for bidding and buying, but you can increase this limit by providing additional verification. Thank you for your understanding.

Please follow the directions below to continue

 

 

 

hmm thanks for your kindness. but it blocks me buy things. what is  'limits may change over time' ? yeah I signed today. but I got to buy 3 things not 1. I need limit released. ASAP.

 

have a nice day.

Member To Member Support question

Hi,
I am jiten saikia. my mobile no 8792527412
Bangalore ebay company

TV & Video discussion

Hi, I am not a regular user of ebay. i purchases an item a couple of weeks ago. i got an email from ebay saying it had been shipped. When i tried to track the order from the link in the email, it said i was neither the buyer or the seller. when i entered my ebay account it said there were no record of any purchases in the last 6 months. The order is due from may 22nd to jund 16th. Should i wait till it is overdue before i do anything??  Thanks for your help

Member To Member Support question

May 23, 2015 2:24:01 PM PT

Billing and Invoices