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Please help me find the maker of this small glass vase 6 2/3'' high

Thank you

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

I am a complete novice at SEO but I've been reading a lot and doing my best to get noticed by search engines...especially Google. I was excited to find one of my listing pics on the first page of Google images...until I clicked on it. Instead of taking image searchers to my listing, MY picture take people to the launching page for the Category. My item...that brings a would-be buyer to eBay has been hi-jacked by eBay.

Is this a deliberate misuse of my image by eBay? Or do I need to add some king of meta tag or something to taker buyers to MY listing?

This is my image as it appears in Google Image Search. My listing title appears clearly....100 Handmade etc. but when someone clicks on my image they are taken to the ebay launch page for Blank Gift Tags -   http://www.ebay.com/bhp/blank-gift-tags - my listing represented by the picture below doesn't even appear on this page. The results of the image search doesn't mention my store name or offer people a way to navigate to my store. Most of the visible listings for from top rated Chinese sellers and brick & mortar sellers.  How is this fair? Can it be fixed? The wind has been taken out of my sail before I even really got started with my store.  Advise? Help?

 

 

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Selling question

I was told by the antique dealer when I bought them that these two small figurines are made of wood. But something tells me they are made of something else. I'm hoping somebody will recognize the material by seeing close-ups. I'm also interested in any input you may have on their history. Thanks to anyone that can help!

 

My observations: There is a vertical mold line down the middle of each figurine. The coloring is either ink or paint and will come off easily when scratched. The bottoms look like a composite to me, but not the new kind. There are vertical hash marks on everything but the heads.

 

I have lots of photos just in case one helps more than another. Please tell me if you want me to email them to you.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 26, 2016 8:27:16 AM PT

Vintage Figurines of Jewish Couple

Can you identify a frosted glass basket like this? It has blown glass thorn branch crossed handles (applied) and on each corner of the basket, there is an attached thorn branch bud vase.  The square basket has a polished pontil and has an overall alligator-like pattern. The top edge is crimped.   There is no signature or mark.  Anyone know its origin and age?glassbasketthornhandle.JPG Also, I'm not sure how to clean it...is it OK to wash it in a tub of soapy water?  Thanks for any help.

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Moving things around in a small storage room on the side of my house and Voila!! there is this painting rolled up & laying on the floor under a desk! I unrolled it and saw 2 of the most beautiful little girls I've ever seen - next to my own daughter! Look at the details in their faces - even the ducks look like a they're a photograph!

 

At first I thought it was a 'Print on Canvas' because it looked so perfect - and because it had a large piece of saran wrap over the artwork. (I never saw a painting rolled up with saran wrap to protect it; I would think it would trap moisture from humidity, but it didn't seem to hurt it).

 

But looking at it under a magnifying glass you can see it's a painting (as well as the little marks where the artist went outside the border). What I don't understand is why with something this nice there is no signature! I got info here last week on another unsigned painting that turned out to be a copy of "Lady with a Hat" by Matisse - is this a copy of a famous painting? If so by who?

 

Could it be by an illustrator like the Saturday Evening Post artist James H Crank's painting I found & posted here last week asking about it - it has the same real life details in their faces as in his painting.

 

Finally, is it safe to store painted canvases with saran wrap over the art?

 

As always, I appreciate the help from you guys!

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

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Good morning everyone.

This was a National Geographic photo of the year (forgot which year!)

 

Radine

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Jul 24, 2016 5:31:41 PM PT

New to eBay Daily Chat for Monday July 25

Looks similar to a bolo but isn't quite the same.  The distance between the pin and one of the "humps" (for want of a better word) is 1/2 inch.  The pin would flop forward if something weren't placed between the pin and the humps.  It also has an interesting pin mechanism.  That little extension prevents the pin from closing further than the clasp.  Got any ideas?

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Very large @  18" tall and 9" across at shoulders, moriage and beautiful artwork.Very thick gold detailing. Any idea where this originated, region or manufacturer, part of a motif set? V76

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 24, 2016 1:17:44 PM PT

Japan vase ident

I got this for .25 at a Garage Sale it is very old - The center looks like wood grain which is unusual. Mark on the bottom says England with a W in a Crecent. Is this a religious wine cup? My best guess. Cup measures 3 1/4" by 1" tall. Thanks for help with maker and what it is.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Hi, I have this old Soldier's Pocket Bible which is dated 1643.  I know this is not form 1643 but the date it was first issued.  I don't know if this is from WW2 or not.  The logo on the front cover almost looks like Civil War but I doubt that.  I have searched all over the internet and can't find one like it.  Does anyone know the age of this?  Thank you for any help!

 

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Antiques discussion

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How to escape the heat.

 

Good morning everyone

 

Radine

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Jul 25, 2016 5:22:49 PM PT

New to eBay Daily Chat for Tuesday July 26

Did I find a old toy chest? Or a salesman sample?

Nice old miniature steamer trunk measures 18" x 11" x 11" and is made of a light wood.

It has a label inside lid, but no markings anywhere with a name. Does anyone know what I have or who made it?

I appreciate any help.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

obviously a part of a set, great detail, has age, not new cr*p, pot pedestal? V76IMG_8864.JPGIMG_8867.JPGIMG_8868.JPGIMG_8870.JPGIMG_8869.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 24, 2016 2:34:33 PM PT

Japan ...stand?

This has been hanging on the wall of my vacation home for many years, and I don't think I ever really researched it. It's probably close to 3' more or less. Any ideas who it is? Thanks for looking

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 25, 2016 1:53:07 PM PT

Master Ship Painting

Thanks for taking a look!

 

Recently purchased a tokidoki-for-lesportsac purse, from limited research I think this might be from 2006 or 2007, but could not find the pattern.  It has the little keychain figure (I think called a "Qee").

 

Purses are not really my thing, so ANY help, keywords, etc. is much, much appreciated. Heart  Thanks!

 

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Fashion discussion

If you bought or plan to buy SilverTowne 1 oz. silver bars. Thousands of buyers
were scammed. Sorry if you were one. CHECK THE REVERSE. CHECK THIS OUT.

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Selling discussion

Anyone have an idea of what this might be? Its small, 1" x 1/2" and 1/4" thickness.

 

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Antiques and Research

If I've asked before, Dory must be rubbing off...  It's costume. but pretty high grade.  Stones glued into the clasp aren't something I see every day.

 

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 24, 2016 3:04:17 PM PT

I swear I've seen this somewhere before

Does anyone know what game this is for. It has metal chips, thought it might be backgammon but no board and there is cards, any help greatly appreciated.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 26, 2016 9:28:07 AM PT

Help with board game please

Got a couple bags of jewelry at a flea market yestera\day (oh yeah) and found these faces marked Selro Corp. Thoughts appreciated as always Smiley Happy

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Doing this when I remember rather than when I'm supposed to.  Please keep the pictures smaller to speed loading, phones and dialup don't like the big ones, and as always no live auctions.  

 

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Probably precious metal claw, with rhinestones and synthetic opal.

 

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Dichroic glass.  There's a third "stone" on each earring.

 

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Kramer. 

 

Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 26, 2016 3:31:25 PM PT

Hazy hot and YUCKY Eye Candy Wednesday

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Or just a squiggle? If it is a signature, does anyone recognize it.  It is the only mark on the back of the brooch that might be a signature.

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 26, 2016 9:58:55 AM PT

Is this a signature?

Hope someone can help identify this large pedestal bowl.  The underside of the base indicates it was made in Italy-  Marking shows three lines of Italy-  Numbered  1496/641  with another number of 525 or possibly 523.  This is a large bowl that measures 10" x 6.75" H   The inside of the bowl has a large gold leaf pattern and all around the outside is alterating gold and white.  The rim is outline in gold finish with small raised dots.  Would like to know if anyone recognizes the pattern, the maker or the era.  I am at a loss so any information or direction would be greatly appreciated.

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

i recently purchase this clock at n estate sale. The clock does read  Westclox on the face, however it easily slides out and I just get the feeling that it was not the original piece inside of the clock. The clock is wired poorly for electric and just does not appear to be a proper fit. Does anyone know anything about this clock? I am more interested in the body - I am a little crazy for anything Art Deco /Nouveau. Any info would be greatly appreciated.image.jpegimage.jpegimage.jpegimage.jpegimage.jpeg

Watches, Clocks and Timepieces discussion

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Radine

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Jul 27, 2016 11:31:17 AM PT

New to eBay Daily Chat for Wednesday July 27


Need help, I am not a delph/delft collector. What is the difference? I purchased this plate at an estate sale, has gold painted trim, marked delph Rg #2 cannot read the rest., see picture. Age of the plate, value? Any help would be appreciated. Thank You.

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 27, 2016 9:57:29 AM PT

Need help Delph plate

Is it a napkin holder?

 

I am familliar with the company I just can't find this piece. It is 4 inches so very small.

 

Thank you for any help, much appreciated.

 

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 26, 2016 11:02:53 PM PT

Never seen one

This beauty wa my find of the day today at my local thrift store! I thought it was a fly fishing basket, but another regular there said it was a picnic basket  not as collectible because it was made in America instead of England.

Is it a picnic basket? Can anyone tell the maker by the 1/2 label (any good memories remember it?!)?

As always, I appreciate your help.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Is this piece made by Laurel Burch? It is not signed and I found one similar by her. The tag reads New York Gold Dust and does not help me in my searches. Any ideas?IMG_0985.JPGIMG_0986.JPGIMG_0989.JPG IMG_0988.JPG

Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 25, 2016 5:06:45 PM PT

Info please on this necklace/choker.

Hi y'all,

I need help please to identify.

 

Marks:

Horsehead, FRANCE, NIOX, Christofle

 

Is it Spatours ? solid silver or silver plate?

How much do you think it worth?

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 25, 2016 4:27:58 PM PT

Christofle France identify

Hello

Can anyone help with this metal horn? I found it in our old place
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Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 26, 2016 6:59:07 AM PT

Help with metal horn

Very detailed, raised paint, odd mark. Stands 15". Actually quite beautiful. The last is with flash to show color...V76IMG_8858.JPGIMG_8859.JPGIMG_8860.JPGIMG_8856.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 24, 2016 1:25:10 PM PT

one more vase..

Anyone knows whether or not something has happened to my order? It was sent out on 20th of july, arrived to my country on 23rd, and I still haven't received it.

 

Also, why does it also show Warsaw?

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Shipping & Returns discussion

Is this an Imperial Candlewick Pattern? Both the bowl and the underplate are etched with Hughes Cornflower. Imperial did alot of candlewick for Hughes in the earlier years but I can't seem to find this particular pattern of bowl or plate. Any information would be greatly appreciated. If you have the actual stock number and amount I could list it for I would be forever grateful. Thank you very muchcandlewick - 1.jpgcandlewick - 1 (3).jpgcandlewick - 1 (4).jpg

Collectibles & Art discussion

I understand there is an expert in Italian Ceramics in this group (from another member who directed me here).  He believes this figure is from the 18th Century. I would appreciate any help in identifying the mark and maker.  Huge thanks in advance. 

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

On the main page or from any search there are no pictures show, just blank white boxes.

There isn't even a loading circle.

 

 

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Getting Started question

NEW AUCTION STARTED TODAY!!  

You've got 7 days to bid on this great set

of Armada Ski Poles!!   

 

COME TAKE A LOOK....PLACE A BID!

GOOD LUCK!!

 

ARMADA MOTIVE SKI POLES-18mm, 46"-50" Length

Adjustable Grips - Made in Italy

 

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Wondering if someone would know the maker of this piece. Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 26, 2016 1:24:17 PM PT

Help identifying a pretty brooch.

Could someone please tell me what kind of razor this is, is it a safety razor? And any idea what era? Any help greatly appreciated.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 26, 2016 9:30:40 AM PT

Vintage Gillette Razor help please

Hi All,  I have so far not been able to find anything with an embossed Bizzirri back stamp, such as is on this canister. I have only seen ink stamps. Does anyone have info on this or on this canister?  Thanks, Alison

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Is this an Imperial Candlewick Pattern? Both the bowl and the underplate are etched with Hughes Cornflower. Imperial did alot of candlewick for Hughes in the earlier years but I can't seem to find this particular pattern of bowl or plate. Any information would be greatly appreciated. If you have the actual stock number and amount I could list it for I would be forever grateful. Thank you very muchcandlewick - 1.jpg

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Selling question

I would really appreciate any assistance with either an ID or suggestion for description of this very small creamer and sugar.  The sugar is only about 2.5 in to top of finial and the creamer is about 1 3/4 to top of spout.  The only mark is gold stamped number L-204.  demicrsug1.jpg

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

I am so not a linens person so I would really appreciate some help with ids on these tablecloths..Thankszip.jpg

Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 25, 2016 1:23:41 PM PT

Please help with tablecloth ids

All I did was look ...

 

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 26, 2016 8:35:32 PM PT

Sigh ... ebay Spam email

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Any clue about maker of this 5.5"  wheel thrown teapot?

 

thank you

 

Radine

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Jul 25, 2016 4:48:39 PM PT

Pottery teapot maker's mark id if possible

Hi Everyone,

  I posted all 3 outfits with the same maker mark. I was wondering who made the clothes and or which doll these are for?

 

TIA

Ellen

 

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Dolls discussion

Jul 26, 2016 10:43:39 AM PT

Question about doll clothes

The mark on this swan is a raised four leaf clover.  Anyone familiar with the maker?

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Hi All,

 

I have an 18k gold bracelet that is marked "18K EU". I am trying to find out who the maker is. Anybody know what EU stands for?

 

The bracelet is 72.8 grams of solid 18k. It is extremely well made and the clasp completely blends in with the rest of the bracelet.

 

Thanks!!!

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones discussion

Jul 25, 2016 7:46:09 AM PT

EU Makers Mark

Screenshot_2016-07-26-12-22-36.pngScreenshot_2016-07-26-12-22-36.pngI generated a fedex label today home delivery insured going through the motions like I do every day as a top rated vendor, but I am getting an error message after I generated the lavel and also it gives the same error message when i try to reprint it in the correct menu through ebay.

Shipping & Returns question

Jul 26, 2016 12:08:51 PM PT

Fedex label will not print

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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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Hello again!

 

I have an 18k gold charm that is marked "750 LW". I am trying to find out who the maker is. Anybody know what LW stands for?

 

The charm is 10.6 grams of 18k with beautiful diamond accents.

 

Thanks!!!

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones discussion

Jul 25, 2016 7:49:10 AM PT

LW Makers Mark

I thought these were plastic or something at first. Now I realize that the silver swirls have the post attached, not the disks. they have a hole drilled in the middle and are cold to the touch. They just got a lot more interesting... Smiley Happy

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Jul 27, 2016 10:29:01 AM PT

Could these be lapis? Thanks for help!

Got this beautiful piece today - besides the sailors dancing together because there are no women, almost all of the clear sailors you can see are smoking pipes!

 

I can't find the name or info on it though - it has W. H. Overend under the bottom left cornet and P. Noumann under the bottom right corner - but looking them up I find there is art engraved by BOTH! I did find something that said they published something together - is this one of those?

 

There is no name of the original artist.

 

Does anyone recognize the piece  know the name of it? 

 

Finally, What are/why are all those lines there; is it a type of engraving or printing?

 

This one I may acrually keep & not resell!

 

Thank you all

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Looking to the experts for help with this glass mark

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Depression/40s-50s-60s Glass

Jul 27, 2016 1:24:32 PM PT

Red Footed Glass Tumbler

So can i just say buyer wants to cancel are can't ship to address and not get a defect ? I google his name and it's in the obltuary I don't want to open a unpaid on a dead person.  

Selling discussion

Rarely do I buy anything, I am a seller (small at that of 4 years). First time in the community so I'm not sure how it works but will figure it out. I purchased a couple items back in May a month later still never received them. I had already opened a resolution paid not received and of course Ebay refunded my money.

This seller harrassed me to no end, offering me anything in the world, just to remove 2 (only factual negative feedbacks). Ebay limited his selling (may have closed that account). What I want to know is this: that was a total nightmare to figure out!

 

Now he has two totally different names, 4 shipping from addresses (only show on tracking) listings show totally different states and location of items. He now has opened another account (now with screen name history as normal on a profile).

 

I wouldnt normally mess with someone like this (as lets just say I know whats going on ""NOW) Ebay has pretty much closed his accounts but keeps opening new ones, different names, addresses, listing located at, then tracking label printed - nothing ever ships.

 

Is it within policy for listings to show a location (as in a totally different far away state) but them label printed (in another  totally far away state) Make is 4 states. Two different names, different screen names. The person came close to threating me so I reported it to Ebay and they took over from there.

 

My question is: Can you have listings (lots) showing the item in located in various states, but labels printed in other states, and by two different names?

 

TX I do not want this to happen again.

 

And I am not even sure where to find comments to this????

Bidding & Buying discussion

I know I'm impatient, but is it really too much to expect more than 2 views on my listings? Are people just not buying? Is anyone home, eBay? LOL. I'm about ready to pull the plug. I've marked things as low as possible just trying to clear some stuff out (so I can get new stuff)... UGH.

Selling discussion

I was in the fine jewelry industry 23 years and I'm also a gemologist with technical expertise on stones, metals, labor and fabrication cost. I had been on Ebay before and listed a few modest value items not wanting to list my better pieces right away by testing the waters. I last month listed 20 items a few of those were better jewelry pieces. I've sold a few this month but notice paypal and ebay fees are taking a big bite . I'm seriously concidering not relisting or new listing my best expensive jewelry. I'm getting ridiculous lowball offers even on signed and designer items. I'm not desperate and the quality of buyer is bottom feeder types. I know finding a bargain is great but when I take the time and research to list my items against exact item listings and still get lowballed it's time to look at other selling avenues.

Selling discussion

Jul 26, 2016 11:21:15 AM PT

Ridiculous low ball offers on expensive items

Buyer had a buyer's remorse (I guess) but just refused the package. I just got it back. Zero communication - didn't send a msg saying he/she isn't interested anymore and didn't open a return request (which would have been approved automatically) - what am I supposed to do?

 

Never happend to me before.

Selling discussion

Jul 25, 2016 1:51:12 PM PT

Refused Package

It's been a while since I've listed anything for sale and I noticed a big difference in the procedure.  One thing I don't see anymore is the "require immediate payment" on a buy it now offer.  Is that no longer an option?

 

Thanks

Selling discussion

Jul 25, 2016 11:23:26 AM PT

Immediate Payment

I sold item on July 9th person paid on July 11th. It showed paid to eBay I have transaction number of PayPal but it's never showed up in PayPal. Everytime I send PayPal information they send me somewhere else. It's not buyers fought she has proof of her payment. What do I do?

Selling discussion

Jul 25, 2016 12:57:36 PM PT

eBay shows paid not showed paid. to PayPal

Buyer bought 2 items separately and I want to ship together, but ebay shows no way to print only one label. Anyone know how?

Shipping & Returns question

Jul 24, 2016 5:15:45 PM PT

One shipping label for 2 items?

Why would I have to offer 30 day returns on home decor and glassware to become top rated? 14 days is fair. I'm not selling gifts.

And why is the shipping listing section ( auction) not updated yet? If I add free shipping common sense tells me

the minium ( suggested price thingy should adjust.( Example Glass Bowl Fenton . Thingy suggests start bid at $ 6.95.

I have selected free shipping so it should idealy add that projected  cost then calculate starting bid suggestion to include that rate.

Listings engines dont post if if I dont use the suggested values as a new seler or it seems to me. I like offering free shipping every time with auction

because I sell vintage not new. Can the ebay team develope an adjust free shipping feature into starting bid price so the items will fit the

systems average price of sold items. It is logical right? Just a freindly suggestion for the developers. Because the price thingy is a turn off

to new sellers when it does not adjust free shipping into the senerio. In fact it freaks some new sellers away from selling here. Its a scare feature

if you are learning how to list and price the way it is now. Want more sellers?  Start there. Im experienced so I work around it but it should be updated to match eBays updated policies. Thanks. Good idea ? Or not?

Starting an eBay Business discussion

Jul 25, 2016 7:41:42 AM PT

30 day return? Free shipping ?

I gave the item information to the buyer by txting and giving photos. Buyer was happy and left me a positive feedback. But on Paypal the payment is still pending, I couldn't provide shipping labels and stuffs. I am a bit worried that the buyer may try to get the money back by saying the item has not been received or any other reasons...

Payments discussion

I recently purchased an item on Ebay paying with PAYPAL.Shortly after purchase was paid, vendor contacted me DIRECTLY saying he would ship item as soon as I sent Credit Card info to pay for it. I informed him payment had already been made through PP. (VIOLATION: Contacting buyers directly and not through Ebay messaging).  I have not heard ANYTHING back from him.

 

Shortly after his email, I checked my PP and my Credit Card for this transaction: Both had been billed. I returned to Ebay to check on my purchase to find 'the item was no longer available' and that the Seller was no longer listed with EBAY. It has been a week and neither my Credit Card nor PayPal has been refunded.

 

I have spent HOURS trying to contact EBAY directly, with no success due to needing the above information to jump through their many hoops. I still can't reach them. I'm not a happy camper at the moment! lol 

Any suggestions please?

Thank you!

LH

Payments question

Jul 25, 2016 12:18:26 AM PT

Contacting EBAY impossible

Batik?? been stored since 1989.  Any info as to style/design greatly appreciated..Thanks

Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 24, 2016 5:16:13 PM PT

need textile expert please

Ebay bidding: Item is 1.99, I bid 99.00, no one else bids because they know it's too high. Do I get it for 1.99?

Bidding & Buying question

Jul 24, 2016 3:40:28 PM PT

Bidding Question

Hello,

 

So a buyer recently won an auction for a laptop I am selling. He says he got a payment error and paypal told him he needs to get my email address and wants me to start corresponding with him through his phone number. This buyer also created his account on the day the auction was going to end. How should I proceed, I have already verified my paypal account works. Why would he needmy email address in order to pay?

 

Thank you

Payments question

Jul 25, 2016 9:19:48 AM PT

Buyer says he is having issues with paypal.

I bought two different itemsas a guest on Ebay thru Paypal with an Ebay gift card because it was easier since i always forget my password on my account and have not recieved my orders. Its been three weeks going on four now and have yet to see anything and my son is very disappopinted his items havent arrived. How do i get in contect with the seller and my paypal is not showing any purchases being made when i saw that it took the money off. i dont remember which items it was or the seller ugh. This is so frustrating and im not sure i even still have the cards to check if the money is there.

 

Please help...

Bidding & Buying question

Jul 26, 2016 5:08:01 PM PT

wheres my purchases?

I need help identifying what this artwork is and I would like to now who made the artwork?

Selling question

Jul 25, 2016 2:28:20 PM PT

I need help identifying this art?

Before I sold an item a lady asked if it had a dongle
I sent her pictures of what was included since I didn't know what a dongle was and told her I wasn't sure if that was a dongle but that's what was in the box
She bought it anyway and now says that part is missing
I told her to open a case with eBay because that's what your suppose to do with global shipping because she wanted either half her money back or for me to pay for all the shipping fees which I explained eBay charged her those fees
Not me
instead she opened it with Paypal does anyone know how PayPal handles global shipping cases?

Selling discussion

Jul 26, 2016 7:03:35 PM PT

Global shipping

My Account question

This has happened to me 3 times just this month it is a hard case to win and is wasting my time

 

Today again I received my order just to see all items are not in my package yet all are marked as delivered in my purchase history.

over a week or two ago was my first hit with this so I opened a case and lost because they said all items were delivered

that was funny because I stated exactly what happened so obviously they did not even take time to read the case so I re-opend another case and that is still in process

but since then 2 more boxes came with the same darn thing.... missing items from order

 

I have 6,034 feedback received and purchased a lot more than that and I am going to have to stop buying multiple items on ebay and never out of the county again. That is pretty darn sad!

 

I know it has to be happing to other buyers I hope everyone complains and some how can get this fixed!

 

Oh buy the way they always ask you to return item for refund lol when you do not haver the item to send back

and no matter what you say they repeat the same thing in every message they send you.

Bidding & Buying discussion

I purchased a pair of black lounge pants back in June. After waiting a couple of weeks, I still had not received them, and I emailed the seller to get a status on the order. The seller never responded, so I opened a DNR case with Ebay. Suddenly, the seller quickly shipped the item and I received it, and Ebay quickly closed the case in the seller's favor (which I understand because I had now received the item). 

 

I almost never leave negative feedback, but I was pretty irritated about this, so I went online to leave feedback for this transaction. For some odd reason, the item is NOT listed on my purchase list on the computer, yet I am able to pull it up on my phone. Whatever.

 

I left negative feedback for this seller: "Took seller a MONTH to ship this item to me. Did not reply to emails.", and literally five minutes later, Ebay emails me to tell me that my feedback was removed because of the case. I cannot appeal this decision, or even email someone to inquire further about it. It's just done and over with, as far as Ebay is concerned.

 

Because of this, I now view Ebay feedback as a joke. Sellers already cannot leave negative feedback for buyers, and now apparently, buyers cannot leave negative feedback for sellers at all if there is a case involved? So if a buyer has an unsatisfactory experience with a seller, that's just too bad, and we cannot warn other buyers of the issues? I have had cases before and I was able to leave negative or neutral feedback afterwards, so what gives? I feel like I am being censored. What is the point of feedback if we are unable to leave it in cases such as this? >:[

 

I will certainly be shopping more on Amazon from now on. 

Bidding & Buying discussion

Jul 27, 2016 7:10:34 AM PT

Ebay removed my negative feedback

My buyer would like to return an item.  Do they need to send me a special form requesting a refund?  They have only sent me a message through ebay. 

I would like to send them a return label but have been unable to do so.  My seller dashboard does not show any return requests. 

Help, if you can.

Thanks!

Dawna

Shipping & Returns question

Jul 24, 2016 2:56:57 PM PT

Buyer returns

I received a message on my eBay app from a buyer saying they need the item ASAP for a gift and have offered much more than I was expecting from the sale and also to cover next day delivery charges. The buyer has asked for me to request the money from their PayPal. Is this a scam. How does the scam play out?

 

Selling question

I was having a problem with my password so I purchased as a guest.  Now I have recieved my items and I love them, but I can't seem to get in to leave the seller a super review.  What can I do.?

 

Bidding & Buying discussion

Jul 26, 2016 11:59:57 AM PT

are guests able to leave positive feedback?

You guys recently helped me with my response to a package that took a tour of the USA on its way to a buyer. BTW it got there, late, but the buyer was never worried about it and was very nice. Now a book sent by media mail has been sent to the wrong city and then to a mail recovery center, according to the tracking. It has been 10 days, not business days. I filled out a search request with USPS but haven't heard anything yet and haven't heard from the buyer either. I know some of you will say wait for the buyer to contact me. I don't know why he/she hasn't. On my seling accounts I really pride myself on getting things shipped next day and sometimes same day and when things go right with USPS people get their stuff in 2-4 days even in Hawaii. This is just frustrating to me and I feel guilty for failing my buyer.

Buying & Selling Basics question

Jul 25, 2016 7:01:05 PM PT

Here I go again

Well, I live in Europe, bouthg on ebay USA, I paid 665$ for a new, unopened, sealed Iphone. It was advertised as UNLOCKED! Then I spent months to contacting T-Mobile. They said they can't unlock the mobile because I am not their customer. I contacted the seller and she never replied. T-Mobile told me to contact Apple, and Apple told me to contact the career. Thet don't want to understand my situation, I don't live in USA Smiley Happy I have read the requierements of T-Mobile in order to unlock the phone. It was new, sealed, in box, never opened, I don't think it was stolen or something else. But they refuse even to check the IMEI because I am not their customer. Guys, friends, any idea? Do you know what I have to do? Usually I always buy phones from ebay and it was my bad experience for the first time. Any suggestion? Or maybe there is some solution that I don't know?

 

Thanks

Shipping & Returns discussion

Why do people buy used items that are clearly used and have signs of wear and tear just to ***** about the condition of them?  

 

Is it some kind of scam by competitors to make one another look bad?  Or do some people just complain about every *-ing Purchase that they make on here?

 

If they dont like what they get here why dont they leave and go to amazon or something?

 

I am getting sick of dealing with people wanting partial refunds, leaving false feedback, scamming, etc.  The list goes on, and most of you know that.  

 

People are starting to realize that as the buyer they ARE NEVER WRONG.  They can buy what ever they want and as long as they return it within 30 days....... their isn't jack that a seller can do.  They can claim all kinds of ridiculous things and as the seller you have to comply.  Now dont get me wrong, good customer service is a very important part of maintaining a business, but in a brick and mortar store...... The buyer cannot make such claims as they can on ebay.  

 

I'm sorry for a rant but it just seems to be getting worse and worse....... every new policy just makes the site one step closer to its own destruction.

 

Rant over, thanks for any and all input.....

Selling question

Hello! a buyer cancelled a bid on me, how's this possible? all I received was an email from eBay saying buyer cancelled bid. there is nothing in my bid history of their ever being a bid now I'm stuck with the item as it was an exclusive and now the market is flooded with the same item that is now cheaper Smiley Sad I thought buyers could not cancel without 1st contacting the seller (me) please help Smiley Happy

Selling question

Jul 26, 2016 8:49:35 PM PT

Buyer cancelled a bid on me?

Hi, my Husband found a fish locator he wants, it was a buy it now, he was messaging the Seller and they came to an agreement on a lower price. The Seller has not adjusted the buy it now, or sent an invoice, but messaged my Husband to transfer the payment directly to his paypal. This is a huge red flag for me, since it doesn't appear that there will be a "transaction" or "check out" through ebay. The price is about 1/4 of a new one retail, again, red flag. Thanks in advance.

Bidding & Buying discussion

Do I have to wait for the counter to expire before accepting the higher best offer? Thanks I couldn't find this on the board.

Selling question

Hello,

Was hoping someone knew where this little guy was made? He's made of wood. Carved and shell opens up. Any help would be greatly appreciated.

Collectibles & Art discussion

Jul 26, 2016 3:55:21 PM PT

Help with where turtle was made?

how can i report a member(seller) who keeps listing out of stock item? i purchased and paid but seller told me out of stock but they still keep listing and listing page shows still 3 pcs are in stock. i emailed to ebay cs for help explaining the situation and they told me to click "report a member" and write the problem so that ebay can warn or punish seller but i cannot find "report a member" section. thank you for your kindest help.

Tools & Apps question

Jul 25, 2016 4:20:21 PM PT

report a member

Hi, 

 

I am a buyer and I was just wondering how to close a case?

Getting Started question

Jul 24, 2016 3:19:07 PM PT

how to close a case

So a few days ago I bought a product for a price I was pretty happy with. Fairly soon after I accepted a decent price from the seller he sent me this message

 

'Okay well my eBay has been having problems recently. If you can cancel your payment and send it to my new email on PayPal because my old email is linked to my eBay account. Since eBay doesn't allow emails to be sent over message. I'll text you my email. (Phone number). Thank you and I apologize for the inconvenience"

 

I told the seller I wasn't comfortable with making a transaction outside of eBay which he said was fine but told me shipping would take a while. I was okay with this and intended to pay normally but after the 5 or so times PayPal denied my payment mostly from a credit card the seller opened an unpaid item dispute. 

 

My questions are who's PayPal was not allowing the payment to process? And How should I go about resolving this situation? I was thinking of using someone else's credit card and paying them back after but I don't know if that would go through. I need help.

Payments discussion

Jul 25, 2016 8:47:07 PM PT

Item payment issues

I have another account that I want to link with this account.  I cant find the place to do it.

My Account question

Jul 25, 2016 1:45:43 PM PT

HOW CAN I LINK MY OTHER ACCOUNT TO THIS ONE

I can't find where my purchase history or buying summary is at with the Seller Hub. Where can I view my recent purchases?

Bidding & Buying discussion

Jul 25, 2016 4:27:13 PM PT

Where is the Purchase History?

How can I keep the number of items sold displaying on that item and still not sell any in the wintertime?

Selling question

I am new to this ebay cancellation stuff and wondered if any of you could advise me. I bought an item which the seller has now cancelled. IT is now currently a pending case and it says to accept the cancellation request but i have not yet been refunded. Please can someone advise me what i need to do so i can make sure i get the refund? The seller is saying that he cant refund the money until i accept the cancellation request. I would be so grateful if someone could get back to me.

Getting Started question

Jul 26, 2016 12:24:23 PM PT

cancellation and refund

 Hi, if an item is $200 and i want to put a max bid on it at $300, will it only show the next bid or will it show the $300 bid

Bidding & Buying question

Jul 24, 2016 9:39:12 PM PT

bidding

Hi,

 

I recently had a buyer leave positive feedback  "Great doing business with!!!!". Smiley Happy Thing is they dinged my DSR. Smiley Sad It was for the "item as described" category. Why leave positive, if not happy? (not complaining, just wondering). FWIW, buyer never contacted me. Should I just go ahead and block them? My gut says YES.

 

Thanks.

Selling question

Jul 25, 2016 3:59:34 PM PT

To block or not to block?

Is it possible to have two ACCTS or change the acct name on an existing acct?

My Account discussion

Jul 24, 2016 5:22:41 PM PT

Can I change my account name?

I need help identifying a Japanese soft vinyl monster figure--Sofubi Kaiju. It stands about 5" high. It is mostly black with hand painted red, white, gray and silver accents. It stands on two legs, each having a 4-toed foot. The torso and head consist of a giant bloodshot eyeball being held by 5 large talons (the back of the hand the talons are attached to is modeled on the back). The bottom of one foot is incised: JAPAN and the bottom of the other is incised with Japanese writing and UMMIKKO (I think that is the name of the designer/maker of the figure). I want to list this item but don't know 1) the name of the figure and 2) what it might be worth. Thanking you so much for your time.

Toys & Hobbies discussion

How do I can cancel my ebay store?  Where do I go?

My Account question

Jul 26, 2016 10:31:50 AM PT

where to i go to cancel my store

Hi! Just opened a new selling account in addition to my store which has TRS status. Since I obviously have 0 feedback on the new account, is it ok to mention somewhere in my listings about my selling history. I am afraid my 0 feedback might scare off potential buyers. Any suggestions? Thanks in advance!!!

 

Diana

Selling question

Jul 24, 2016 3:13:51 PM PT

New selling account

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