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Collectibles & Art discussion

Hi All,

 

I am hoping someone can tell me what this signature says on this bowl and maybe something about it.  

 

These are the best pictures I can get.  

 

Any help is appreciated !

 

 

Thank you,

 

Mary

 

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

At first glance I thought this was 1960's or so, I think the mesh gave me that idea.

After looking at it more I am thinking 1940's or so ? The mount metal tests as sterling and the high table rhinestones make me think it might be that old.

It's marked 'Vogue' with another word but I'm not sure that word is 'STERLING', it looks like something else.

I see a similar mark on RCJ but that word is 'STERLING', this looks a bit different.

Unusual design for a 1940's piece but I want to be sure of it's age.

TIA !

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

I have a gorgeous vintage Muff made of Ocelot fur/skin and black silk that I have been trying to sell on Ebay for a long time and they keep restricting me from selling it even though there are so many others Ocelot's fur postings on Ebay.

So I called CS to find out why mine was removed and the others weren't and then I contacted the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service's to see if I could get a permit to sell it, because honestly. I do not want it in my house. 
The ocelot, Leopardus pardalis, is protected under the U.S. Endangered Species Act (ESA), 16 United States Code, Section 1538.  Regulations that implement the ESA make it unlawful to import, export, take, transport, sell, purchase, or receive in interstate or foreign commerce any species listed as endangered or threatened.
Additionally, the prohibition against the sale in interstate or foreign commerce of any endangered species also applies to "pre-Act" wildlife.  Pre-Act means endangered species, parts or products which were held prior to the enactment of the ESA, on December 28th, 1973, or the date the species was listed. 
However, I have been informed that if I can confirm that the ocelot muff qualifies as pre-Act under the ESA, there is nothing in the ESA that would prohibit me from possessing this pre-Act ocelot muff or selling this pre-Act ocelot muff within the State where I reside.  
*There is no formal certification process to authorize the sale of this pre-Act ocelot muff.              
*There is no minimum acceptable proof, per se, to confirm that this ocelot muff is pre-Act under the ESA.    
THERE IS AN Endangered Species Act pre-Act affidavit requirement that I can get through their office but that it's only necesary to by submitted if a particular office of the ESA asks me to do so. So if you own an Ocelot fur posted to sell, be prepared to be asked to submitt such affidavit if requested.
However, it must be emphasized that the manner in which I sell this pre-Act ocelot muff cannot in any way extend beyond the State where I reside.  In other words, any manner of selling this pre-Act ocelot muff that would advertise its sale beyond that State, such as a newspaper with a national distribution or the internet, would be considered interstate commerce, and would be prohibited under the ESA. This means, I can only sell my Great-Aunt's Ocelot Muff to a Floridian, and who in the Sunshine State need their hands to be warm?
And in addition, I must confirm with MY State that there are no restrictions on selling products manufactured from endangered species within MY State under Florida State law.   So I have to contact the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission  for further information on this matter so I decided that this beautiful kitty needs to go back to where it belongs and I'm going to donate this ocelot muff to the National Wildlife Property Repository so they can give it to various organizations for educational purposes.   
Thank you Ebay for taking my Ocelot Muff off and for your cooperation in complying with the regulations that help protect fish, wildlife, and plants and their habitats in our wonderful land of the USA, as I and my family have learned a great deal about this beautiful ENDANGERED animal and I can't wait to see all those many other OCELOT Fur postings dropping off Ebay as mine did.

Best regards,

 

 

Fashion discussion

Oct 29, 2014 9:10:46 AM PT

Vintage Ocelot Fur Muff, taken off!

This figurine is gloss white porcelain, 4" X 6" X 1 1/2" and marked on the base with a crown over S in a shield and a 'hard-to decifer' word... ---zzndorf ??  It was labelled 'Sitzendorf' on the price tag but the mark doesn't match any Sitzendorf mark that I could find though there are similarities.  The style is not like any other items identified as Sitzendorf either.   Is this a fake or is it some other known maker?

 

I'm drawing a blank here and would appreciate any help.

 

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Thanks for any input.

 

 

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

hello

 

Good morning everyone.

 

Radine

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

 

 

Getting creative with my son's dog, Fenway ~ a Bernese Mountain dog!

 

                      Boo!

 

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New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

Are these sunglasses vintage or not? I bought awhile back cause they reminded me of the 60's (Jackie O)

They are really well made and heavy. The ear piece says Italy-1 280. I posted this somewhere but can't find it

 

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Fashion discussion

Oct 28, 2014 1:56:15 PM PT

Vintage or not

hello , all

Since March I have a lock on the account.
I was just 9 not satisfied customers.
in the help I learned that I could sell now since November.
but as soon as November already ebay.com blockade imposed on me at all that I will not be able to sell on ebay.com
I'm Polish and I will only be able to sell in Poland, please save me, maybe someone knows a way to regain the ability to sell on ebay.com?

if you can ulock my account i can pay for it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

 


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My Account question

I'm sure there are some of you from "walnut" areas here.  Have you ever seen a 3 seam walnut?  Got one in a package couple years ago.  All the others were 2 seam.  I've looked pn line and only found 2 seam.  Do I have a "lucky walnut"?  I may shellac it and make a pendant!!!! I would really appreciate an answer! You know--One of those little things that drive you crazy!

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Oct 28, 2014 10:27:56 PM PT

Kind of OT Walnuts

This porcelain cream & sugar set is un-marked except for the British Registry mark on the open sugar bowl.  Does anyone recognize anything about the shape or pattern of fall-colored leaves & nuts (?) that might help to identify the maker?

 

Creamer 2 3/4" high; Sugar 2" high  

 

The faint pink mark on the base of the creamer is an old price written in magic marked or something similar. 

 

Thanks for any info.

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

White glazed procelain Scarab Beetle Paperwight with blue eyes. 

Appears to be Signed on the Bottom 'G S (A) W'

Measures about 4" Across..

Anyone have any ideas of the maker of this?

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

 

Hope everyone has a bit o' fun whatever you're doing today.

Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Oct 31, 2014 2:30:10 AM PT

:) HAPPY HALLOWEEN :)

Never saw this before. There's usually a dash after "Your terms" on these notices.

When I asked the buyer what they meant by "contract terms" she said it had been

auto-inserted on the offer screen and she had no idea what "contract terms" means.

Frankly, in this context, I don't know what it means either.

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Selling discussion

I have a china coffee or tea cup with gorgeous decoration inside and out. There are marks on the underside, so I am hoping someone will recognize the maker and maybe even the pattern. Thanks!

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 28, 2014 1:27:31 PM PT

China Cup Looking for Maker Name

Found these 2 unusual things at same place & bought them; even though I have no idea what they are!

Can anyone tell me what the heck this 1st thing is? A incense holder? (But made of wood?) - Maybe it meant rupees, but it had a $138 price tag on the bottom!

2nd is obviously a carved & painted statue holding a mirror - but googling that turns up nothing!  Can someone give me a different name or description to try?

Also, I assume she is from India or Hindu because of the jewel in on her forehead, but she is also naked - which made me think 'native' or Hawaiian (I don't know why Hawaiian, it's what came to mind!) - Isn't that unusual, even as a joke?

Thank you!

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

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Fashion discussion

A gorgeous addition to my engraved collection

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Its Edwardian, and the condition is amazing! Thankyouthankyouthankyou!

Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Oct 29, 2014 7:48:24 PM PT

Wow, Amy/Dream Peddler! It came!

I purchased these earrings today and need to know if Vendome was ever spelled without the "e" on the end?  Don't know if these , well I do know they are older, but it looks like there would have been room for the e    Thanks,  Carolyn

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

The witching hour is almost here ~ Friday, October 31st is Halloween!

 

Do you have plans?  Party?  Funny costumes?  Funny pictures?  Decorations?  Post them here!  I'll start....

 

Getting creative with my son's dog, Fenway ~ a Bernese Mountain dog!

 

               Boo!

 

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Part-time eBay Sellers discussion

Oct 29, 2014 9:16:05 AM PT

Happy Halloween ~ Eeeeek, It's A Ghost!

I need help identifying what style of upholstered chair this is. I've never seen another like it. Got it from my Grandma and LOVE it. Would like to know the style, era and anything else you can think of.

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Home & Garden discussion

Oct 28, 2014 5:29:23 PM PT

Please Help Identify...

Not sure if the font or design is right but this is my first Gucci scarf.  Appears to have hand rolled edges.  Feels silky.  No tag  42 inches long and 14" wide.  The actual color is maroon but shows purple in the photo.  sorry bag lighting.  The ends are not rolled, only the sides.

  If authentic how do I tell if vintage?  Thanks much!

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Selling question

Oct 30, 2014 1:24:21 PM PT

Is this an authentic Gucci scarf

Gentleman's Luxury Library Bookcase Chair in Tiger Print - Made to OrderOnly $2500, custom made for you.  (More on the ET..Y site.

Booksellers discussion

Oct 28, 2014 1:39:47 PM PT

The Perfect Library Chair?

I was just getting ready to list this set (on another venue) when it struck me how beautiful it is.

So artistic, so well crafted, so...American!

And I'm recalling the many times I passed-by Renoir at the sales because it had no bling, no sparkle, it didn't interest me.

In checking completed auctions it seems to me this jewelry is terribly undervalued.

I'm pricing it pretty high so I'll probably get to keep it!

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Oct 29, 2014 4:32:30 PM PT

My New Love? Matisse Renoir

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Selling question

Needing information on small green tea/coffee cups there are no markings on them anywhere, They are beautiful little cup and seem to be quite old. any information would be helpful, thanks.DSC04740.JPG

Tools & Apps question

Oct 29, 2014 1:17:40 PM PT

Need information on green coffee/tea cups

Looking for any information at these pieces.  the larger piece with the chain is part of the "necklace" but my aunt put a chain through it for a bracelet.  She picked these pieces up in some little store way back when.  At any rate, we are looking for any info.  the green stones have the look of a plastic, bakelite perhaps but it seems softer to the touch.  Metal of some type can't ID, tho pics look like plastic ... Art Deco sort of styling ... Any info on age perhaps worth ?

 

TIA! for any info

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Antique & Vintage Jewelry by Design

The cameo you see was my grandmothers.   Unfortunatley it was stolen during a home break-in.  We've been looking for a couple years for any similar or idential cameo's to try and replace it, but nothing has ever come close.  Does anyone have any ideas who designed it? Where else to search for this cameo?  Any ideas or suggestions is appreciated.  Thank you.

 

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones discussion

Hi All,

 

I got this piece over the weekend and it is lovely fine porcelian that reminds me of Beleek, but I don't this the mark is one of thiers.  Does anyone recognize this mark? 

 

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Here is the piece it is from

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Oct 28, 2014 1:19:37 PM PT

Help ID Mark on Porcelain Shell

Does anyone know who the artist of this painting is? It's signed in the lower right, but the signature is in hebrew.

As well done as this is, I figure the artist has to be known by someone!

Thanks

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

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My Account question

Oct 29, 2014 9:41:23 PM PT

I would appreciate some help on this item.

Can anyone tell me if this is an authentic Gucci scarf?  Not sure if the font is correct?  It has hand rolled edges on the sides, feels silky.  42" long and 14" wide  Actual color is maroon (poor lighting for photo).  If authentic is it vintage or is there a resource to determine age?  Thanks (its my first Gucci--I hope)Gucci.jpg

Fashion discussion

Oct 30, 2014 1:28:14 PM PT

Is this authentic Gucci scarf

Hello everyone, and Happy Halloween !!

 

It apperas to have a Masonic-or Knight Templars cross and crown symbol, octagon shape, 3.1/4" base and 2" high.IMG_9368.JPGIMG_9369.JPGIMG_9372.JPG 

Will you kindly help me with the age, and the maker?

Thank You so much for your help.

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

We had this sword in our basement forever.  I don't know what it is?  Can anyone help?  Measures 28" long 22 1/2 to that hook piece.  It has a groove down the blade. It has that hook piece with a circle on the top.  I don't see any marks, but there is alot of rust that it may be under if I knew where to look.  Thanks in advance for any advice. P1130647.JPGP1130652.JPG

Selling question

Oct 30, 2014 2:23:57 AM PT

I have a sword and I don't know what it is?

Can anyone tell me what this swatch of fabric is for? 

Thanks.

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Fashion discussion

I've done an internet search in the last hour or so and have not found anything that references a triangle with an M inside next to "sterling"  I have front/back pictures, although slightly blurry ... any information would be greatly appreciated.

 

Thanks so much for all the wisdom what is shared here!

 

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Antique & Vintage Jewelry by Design

Hello

This looks like a "negative" for comics scenes from Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, but i don't know its techical name or what they are or even the origin.

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 30, 2014 3:37:46 PM PT

TMNT Comics Balloons Acetate? Whats this?

Picked up two D & B Bags at a moving sale both for less that $6.00 total.  From my research they both appear to to be the real thing.  This bag was made in China.  Any input is appreciated.

 

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Fashion discussion

I have been to the usual sites but there is little if no information. I have this Christmas tree brooch with what seems to be real pearls. The only other thing research has brought me, is that someone sold a brooch listed with cultured pearls.  Hoping to pick someone's brain for more info....Thanks :smileyhappy:

 

 

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Oct 30, 2014 8:58:13 AM PT

Anyone familiar with Rapallo Jewelry?

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Collectibles & Art discussion

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 29, 2014 8:41:39 PM PT

what is this mark, is it silver?

This pottery stein is 11" X 6" and weighs approx 4 lbs.100_3274.JPG100_3276.JPG100_3278.JPG100_3279.JPG100_3280.JPG

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Oct 29, 2014 9:58:26 PM PT

Help ID big stein

Hi about 2month ago  I ordered an item have not received my item. I'll never get? please help me ore turn my money back

 

http://www.ebay.com/itm/Women-Winter-Slim-Coat-Double-Breasted-Lapel-Wool-Outwear-Trench-Coat-Size-S-XXL/111449195366?_trksid=p2045573.c100033.m2042&_trkparms=aid%3D111001%26algo%3DREC.SEED%26ao%3D1%26asc%3D25223%26meid%3Da634fe14431b4cec89b262d851ecfea3%26pid%3D100033%26prg%3D10631%26rk%3D3%26rkt%3D4%26sd%3D361053549742        that s the winter women coat I ordered 

I will not order the clothes you never if you didn't receive my item

Shipping & Returns question

Oct 31, 2014 7:18:17 AM PT

din't received my item...pleas help me

I tried Doty's website but couldn't identify this pattern? Thanks in advance

Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Oct 29, 2014 10:22:13 AM PT

Pattern of this Carnival Glass Bowl?

Despite having verified credit card and all billing information in my paypal profile unable to checkout on e-bay. Paypal customer service responds with silly generic suggestions such as these:

 

  • Requested for a PayPal invoice or money request from the seller. - Impossible, chinese seller doesn't understand me.
  • Ensures that you are making the payment using the computer that you have used before. - I never changed my computer!
  • Access your account using a secure connection. - Do you think I am going over http from ebay? Can you not see screenshot?

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I genuinely hate paypal and e-bay now. Batling to checkout for many days is beyond disgraceful at this century. 

Bidding & Buying discussion

Hello

Can someone tell me if this is some kind of print or some kind of drawing? Can someone identify the signature?DSC_7148.JPGDSC_7150.JPG
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Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 30, 2014 3:27:23 PM PT

Is this a print or some kind of drawing?

I found this 28" carved & painted statue holding a mirror - but googling that turns up nothing.  Can someone give me a different name or description to try?

Also, I assume she is from India or Hindu because of the jewel in on her forehead, but she is also naked? I asume this is for a table for the owner or guests to get a laugh as they check their make-up/hair, but I've never seen anything like it - is it rare/valuable?

A really unusual find - even for me!

I appreciate any help with this - I'd like to list it.

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Is this an authentic Rambler bag?

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Fashion discussion

Oct 31, 2014 6:15:39 AM PT

Coach check please

 

I have a really nice large scarf that is labeled Roberta di Camerino.  I have no idea if her scarves are ever counterfeited, but the tags are Chinese.

 

So - 2 questions -

 

1 - Are these ever faked, and if so, do you think this one is fake?

 

and

 

2 - Can anyone read the characters to tell me what the fabric content is?  I have tried to research it, but no luck.

 

Thank you so much in advance!

 

 

 

Fashion discussion

Oct 30, 2014 8:19:10 AM PT

Roberta di Camerino Scarf - Need Some Help

Anybody know anything about these toothbrushes? I can't find them anywhere (well there is one on E-bay Belgium for sale).

Are they banned or something? I can't imagine they're that rare, I found two brand new ones at GW today.

 

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Home & Garden discussion

Oct 30, 2014 12:47:09 PM PT

Dental Revolution DR32

Liquor and tumbler glasses, little angled cuts along the edges. Some are gilded, others are not. Very beautifully made. Wondering if any ideas about maker or style or keywords? Appreciate any direction. Thanks! 

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Home & Garden discussion

I like to use Club Aluminum as they are easy to clean, no teflon to deal with (usually, some recent "Classic" pots did have teflon), and cooks food more evenly than typical cheaper pots and pans plus it doesn't rust like cast iron. There's a reason some of them are still selling over $50 used on eBay.  Quite often when I go to yard sales, garage sales, flea market, and Goodwill I keep an eye out for them. I also check eBay for once in a while bargain price.  In all the time I've checked and watched, the dutch oven were always 3 quart or bigger in size.

 

A few days ago I found what seemed like a very small dutch oven.  Measuring 7.5" by 3" tall and calculated at about 115 cu in which comes to about 2 quarts max. It looks absolutely tiny next to my 3 and 4 quart dutch ovens and even some of the pots with handles I have.

 

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Since I had never seen small dutch oven even on eBay, I was wondering if it could be a display model or something? This one barely covers the *small* burner and without the usual handle I'd have to use mittens to hold it or move it. But there'd be risk of catching my mitten on fire if I tried to hold it while stirring something so that's why I thought at first it wasn't regular production dutch oven.

 

Information on the defunct Club Aluminim (and Mirro who bought them years ago) line is scare on internet.  I still haven't figured what all sizes and styles have been released.

Home & Garden discussion

This set isn't vintage, but I'm hoping someone can help me. It's marked Bat Ami which is from Israel & is contemporary jewelry. The necklace is leather cording, the large gold piece is stamped .925 as is the clasp and has a foil Israel tag. The clip earrings are stamped Bat Ami .925 with a 24k plate paper tag.  Is this considered Vermeil? I apologize if this isn't the right board to ask about this. Thanks for any help.

 

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Jewelry & Gemstones Board Group

Oct 31, 2014 8:52:39 AM PT

Bat Ami Israel jewelry 925 Vermeil?

Hello

Need some help here... is there a technical therm for this? It's an identification number of a deposit safe of a portuguese bank. Could this be on bronze? ThanksDSC_7092.JPGDSC_7093.JPG

Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 30, 2014 3:13:50 PM PT

Is there a technical therm for this?

Hello

Is this some kind of homemade cannon like a father to a son or is it part of a toy? No brands or symbols present, it has 12,5cm long.

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Collectibles & Art discussion

I know there used to be a board for vintage textiles but I couldn't find it now.  If there is a more appropriate board for posting this, please let me know.

 

Lovely old quilt, approx. 90 by 72 in.,  but much of the appliqued fabric is worn thin or totally worn away.  Could anyone tell me the pattern name and if it is worth anything in this condition?

 

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Antiques discussion

I have 2 ceramic Santas that look like twins, but one is marked Betty Lou Nichols and the other is marked Johanna Calif.  My  Santa planter is marked Betty Lou but I have seen the same Santa planter on ebay marked Johanna.  I've googled both companies but have found no connection between the two.  I guess I'm just curious about the markings. 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

 

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Hi there. I have these 3 vintage Barbie dolls and outfits that are in need of an ID. Some of the outfits are black and white clothed tagged marked Barbie or Francie.

 

Does anyone have any additional information about these dolls and outfits or should I just call it a day and auction them off as a vintage Barbie doll lot?

 

Thanks as always.........................

Barbie Collectors discussion

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Oy! What a face! You've grown so much! 

New to eBay Chit Chat & More ~ EVERYONE WELCOME!

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Toys & Hobbies discussion

CAN ANY ONE IDENTIFY WHAT THIS IS? Any on eBay?

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Motors discussion

So I picked these two little guys up today at a local resale shop (hence sticker residue in one pic).  I can't seem to find anything about them.  I've dug through Google and eBay and haven't even found a pic of either of them.  Anyone on here got any ideas?  The kissing bunnies one has a marking/signature on the bottom but I can't find anything about it.  The other one doesn't have any markings on it but based on the appearance appears to be by the same artist.  They look green in the pic but are actually more blue/teal than green.  

 

I don't know if these are handmade by someone in art class (would have to be very skilled) or if these are a famous and rare piece of porcelain.  If anyone's got any info please let me know.

 

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Pottery, Glass & Porcelain discussion

Oct 30, 2014 9:38:04 PM PT

Help Identifying Porcelain Rabbit/Bunny

My grandmother had this plate in her belongings. The signature resembles Sevres but looks to be too sloppy. There is also a signature on the front that I cannot make out. Any help with the origin of this plate would be greatly appreciated.20141031_125113.jpg20141031_125207.jpg

Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 31, 2014 11:19:35 AM PT

Small plate with SEVRES style signature?

Hello everyone.

I'm on here today to try and solve a family mystry.The images shown of an ink set was always said to be Nantgarw but further investigation said it sisn't now thats unfortunate (for us) but that leaves the mystry of what is or by whome this piece was made.

 

Just hoping we can solve this and put the assumtion to rest.

 

Regards

Mark

 

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Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 31, 2014 9:44:23 AM PT

Help with pottery identification

My International customer says 5 year old daughter bought the stuff yesterday and now she wants money back to pay rent. Packages are in transit(crayola)

I have problems with people that buy internationally. Do you as well?

Selling discussion

Oct 28, 2014 2:12:56 PM PT

buyer says wants money back to pay rent

Selling discussion

Today I went to the post office for shipping the priority international package. I have printed out the prepaid lebel from ebay .After I handed to the clerk with my item, she put my item on the scale and then told me that my prepaid postage was wrong . She said the shipping cost I paid was much lower than what she saw on her computer. I tried to explain her that I got discount from ebay.com. She said she has no idea about that. I should buy and pay at usps.com only.

 

I contacted ebay. Ebay advice me to void the postage and then go and pay for post office price. This seems not help me much. I think all seller know that the shipping discount is part of our profit.

 

Anybody have any idea to help me with this problem? Thank you very much.

Shipping & Returns discussion

Sold a vintage piece of electronics last month. (40 year old tube radio)

 

Without being contacted first,  buyer hits me with a "return not as described"

 

Send message, check and make sure all the tubes are seated in the chassis.

No response. --- For those not familar, back in the day, electronics had vacuum tubes that plugged into a metal chassis.

 

Anyway, paid return shipping. Received item back, one tube loose. 2 seconds to plug it back in.

I am now out $55 for initial shipping and the return. Get a defect. Still have a perfectly good item that buyer was too lazy to spend a moment to

simply follow a basic instruction.

 

Obviously I am in the wrong business for the "new " eBay.

Just can't wait for the 180 day PayPal rentals, I guess I am supposed to guarentee 40 year old electronics will work forever when the failure

rate on NEW electronics is about 10% within 90 days.,

 

No way...

 

1.3M in sales here over the last 10 years. . I will take it elsewhere

 

Selling discussion

I don't want to turn all my entire feedback to "private", because I want to sell, and I have all good feedback anyway.

 

I buy (and will sell) lumber, guitar parts, car parts, camera equipment - and occasionally buy something for my wife or daughter. I have asked some sellers for no feedback on items I purchase for my wife or daughter. (Feedback for purses or skirts aren't going to help me sell lumber.)

 

Some sellers listen, a few don't. A seller right now has told me they use automated feedback, everyone gets the same feedback, and it is triggered when I pay. They are being lazy. So, I'm, waiting to pay until they agree not to leave (good, but generic) feedback that I don't want. Do I have any "rights" within ebay to demand no feedback? (remember, it would be good feedback, I just don't want it)

Bidding & Buying discussion

Oct 30, 2014 4:26:08 AM PT

Request NO feedback, seller refuses

Hi Ebay community first I want to say how much I love this page, I even quit my facebook page and just checking your topics and comments, I really learn a lot and some of it are so funny comments.

 

Now I have a buyer asking questions about one of my items then she told me she need it by Monday, but guess what the auction will be over Sunday night, so what she think I suppose to do cancel my auction and sell it to her??? Is that okay with ebay policy just cancel an auction and sell it now

Then if she buy it now and I ship it tommorow ‘Thursday” can she get it by Monday USPS priority mail envelope?

Also she is 0 feedback “ I really don’t have problem with that few months ago I were 0 feedback “

What you eBay community thinks I should do? And thanks in advance

 

Raeda

 

Bidding & Buying discussion

Oct 30, 2014 1:35:41 PM PT

buyer wants my item by Monday

After selling here and there for a long time, I have decided not to sell any longer.  All changes are scaring me and reading the board here as well, with all the issues with buyers is really concerning.  I just sold a tablet, pretty much new, but due to hard lesson learned while selling, I listed it as used (since it was opened, it was considered used).  This "new" tablet sat for well over a month before I had to lower the price dramatically to get someone to bid on it.  And, of course Ebay took 10% of that sale... What a rip off... 

 

So, I am sorry to say that as much fun as it was to sell on Ebay, it is no longer fun for me.  

Selling discussion

Oct 30, 2014 7:07:36 AM PT

Too scared to sell any longer

I RECEIVED A 30 DAY POLICY VIOTLATION- THE EMAIL SAYS APPROXIMATELY 30 DAYS- DOES ANYONE KNOW WHEN EBAY OPENS IT SO I CAN LIST AGAIN. I AM OBVIOUSLY COUNTING THE DAYS. READING APPROXIMATELY 30 DAYS SCARES ME AS I DONT WANT THE HASTLE OF CALLING THEM AND ASKING. IS IT AN AUTOMATIC OPENING WHEN THE 30 DAYS IS UP? BASED ON THE DATE THEY SENT THE EMAIL. I AM HOPING IT IS TIME DATED BUT WHO KNOWS?

 

Selling discussion

Oct 29, 2014 11:01:51 AM PT

HOW LONG IS A POLICY VIOLATION? MC999

Anyone else having problems? I sold a couple things in the last 20 minutes, they show paid and there is a valid PayPal payment page but the MONEY is not showing in my balance.

 

Most frustrating day ever.

Selling discussion

Oct 28, 2014 6:01:19 PM PT

Paypal Payments Not Showing Up

Hi All, 

 

I sold something this morning....YAY! I guess. I am a bit concerned though. I am in the United States and don't sell internationally because most of what I sell is electric and there are voltage and plug differences between countries. I don't want somebody to use these items with a voltage converter and get zapped or burn up their applicance, which is why I always check "No International Shipping," which I did for this listing (totally verified after I saw that the shipping address for this). How did this order get through? Why did eBay allow this order? 

 

It turns out this buyer is just in Canada, and I believe we have the same voltage and plugs between the two countries, but I am still concerned. I had to cancel two different international orders for the same item last month. I thought I had opted out of international shipping then too, both times!!! Though it was clear when I looked back at the listings, I hadn't done this correctly. It was very uncomfortable. One temporarily refused to cancel. One wasn't immediately refunded the obscene amount of customs fees. Now, I am extra careful to click the "No International Shipping" option, but what good does that do if eBay will still allow international buyers to purchase my items?

 

Can anybody shed some light on this?

 

Thanks

Selling discussion

My shipping finally fell below 90%. I called CSR to find out why? It should be 100%. I was told if I get payed on Fri. my lable has to be printed by Sat. to be on time. I wasn't printing my lales untill I was ready to ship on Monday so I lost my TRS for that. Does anyone know if this is accurate?

Selling discussion

Oct 29, 2014 10:38:26 AM PT

Shipping fell below TRS

Can anyone help me with the name of this Louis Vuiton purse and if it is authentic?

It is made of olive green with dark brown leather. The date code is TH0078.

10 by 5 by 2".

 

Thank you very much in advance!

Fashion discussion

Oct 28, 2014 7:12:36 PM PT

Louis Vuitton -Does anyone know the name?

What happend all my purchase history is gone.?

Bidding & Buying discussion

Oct 29, 2014 8:32:40 AM PT

purchase history

Welcome, one thing I have a problem

 

My Account discussion

Oct 28, 2014 5:21:09 PM PT

problem

Anyone know what this thing is for? It's made of gold tone metal and it is marked IS on the bottom. Probably

worthless, but can't stand not knowing what something is!  Thanks!

Collectibles & Art discussion

Oct 29, 2014 10:30:43 AM PT

Please help with ID this thing

Buyer paid for 2 items seperately.. I put in one box..Printed label... went to enter the tracking number on second item and received this message.

" The tracking number you entered is already being used for another transaction and cannot be applied for this transaction. Please enter the correct tracking number for this order.

A valid tracking number will allow your buyers to track the status of their order and know when to expect delivery. Plus, it will help protect you if the buyer files an Item Not Received claim."

 

 

When did this new policy start? 

Selling discussion

Some one in here that can help me fix the problem

 

Bidding & Buying question

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I cannot seem to get the image to work, but here is link to it in my photobucket account. 

 

I found this lonely Corelle pasta bowl in a thrift store.  I love the pattern and trying to find out name to see about getting more.  I've done searches on here and google with every description I could think of and haven't been able to find it yet.  Does anyone know the pattern?

 

 

Home & Garden discussion

I had a coat I had up for auction the buyer won but hasn't paid he wants me to bill him later and ship it I'm sure this is a scam just curious what your guys thoughts are

Selling discussion

Hello~

On my selling account I received a soft positive, the widget I sold had the dimensions in the title, the description AND a photo of the item next to a standard ruler!

 The feedback the buyer left was a positive but it said "totally useless item, too small". I know alot of buyers dont read the description or look at photos.... but this seems crazy, esp. since the widget is well known. Surprizingly he did not ding any of my stars. Is this a SNAD coming? The item was under $10.00. I'm confused as to if I should do anything or not.....wait for a SNAD, respond to feedback, ignore........Any thoughts? Thanks!

Selling discussion

Oct 29, 2014 8:55:54 PM PT

I got a soft positive.....is a SNAD coming?

Ask your questions to eBay staff:

 

http://community.ebay.com/t5/Weekly-Chat-with-eBay-Staff/Holiday-2014-Chat-Series-Leveraging-Promotional-Tools-to/m-p/23134477#M2310

 

Going on now for the next hour!  :smileyhappy:

Selling discussion

eBay just canceled one of my auctions for a duplicate listing, but according to their policies I can have more than one of the same auction correct?

 

"You can have more than one auction-style listing for identical items. However, only one duplicate auction-style listing without bids appears on eBay at a time. Learn more about how duplicate auction-style listings appear on eBay."

 

Although when I listed mine, both were on eBay at the same time with no bids.

 

I see some seller with over 20 items with bids on them of the same item.  How can theirs auctions stay and mine get canceled?

 

Auction 1: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=161468180498&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT

Auction 2: http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=161468560963&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT

Auction 3 (Cancled/Removed - Duplicate): http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=161468563812&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT

Auction 4: (Buy It Now): http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&item=161467358657&ssPageName=STRK:MESE:IT

 

I just want to understand this policy better so I know what I can do and what I can't.

 

Thanks,

Selling discussion

Oct 31, 2014 6:12:24 AM PT

Duplicate listing Confusion

The item isn't listed on myEbay and the seller isn't responding to my emails. Any suggestions about what I should do?

Bidding & Buying discussion

Why is it that when a buyer bids on an item and does not pay or even make contact, they can keep buying from other sellers?

 

Bidding & Buying question

Six months ago, I bought an item from someone and patiently waited for it to arrive. Then came the date where the item was due to arrive, and there was no item. So, I filed a claim report because this seller was completely silent and did not contact me in any way to let me know of any delays. So, after sending a message asking what was going on and getting no response, I filed a claim and then not long later I get a response and the person tells me they have been out of town and then sent the item fast. This person has no feedback or anything, otherwise I might not have sent the claim out, but I was wary - it has happened before. Had she delayed anymore, the event I needed the item for would have passed and then I would have rather have had my money back anyway, but she sent it on time so I was happy. So, I left her a review that said that the item was mailed at a weird time, but that it was mailed fast once she did. It was also marked positive.

 

So just today, six months later, I get this very immature e-mailing that is full of sarcasm like "thank you" in quotes, telling me I should have been nicer because she was new, I shouldn't have cared so much about a $15 item and that I should apologize and feel bad because I did something bad to her but she never did anything bad to me.

 

I sent her a nice, but curt response explaining everything, and also explaining that my review was not bad and that you have to be a little bit of a more communicative seller and try not to be out of town with items up on eBay, unless you have a way to get to the internet while you're gone and keep up. I told her because she was a new seller with no feedback, that is what made me wary and not that I should have babied her because she was new. I told her that she should have messaged me immediately to let me know the item will be delayed, not sit on the estimated delivery and hope for the best.

 

But now I'm concerned because I have just noticed she has never left feedback for me ....which means she still can? Am I going to suddenly get a bad feedback because she's mad at me for being cautious? I ultimately left her a positive feedback, even though she didn't exactly deserve one, so I don't know what the problem is. She has all 100% great feedback.

 

How should I handle this at this point? Has anyone else had a similar problem? Is everything on the buyer and not the seller like she thinks?

My Account question

I searched (no pun intended), but the community is so different these days, that I didn't even know where to look. 

 

I used to get my followed searches before dawn every day and not I'm getting them late in the evening. I use them mainly for research.  

 

Has anyone else had this problem? eBay might not consider it a problem, but I do. If you've experienced this, do you have any insight as to why this is happening? For all I know, some people were getting them at different times already. This has really thrown me off as now I have to do it manually. 

 

Any help or insight would be greatly appreciated! Thanks bunches. 

Tools & Apps question

Oct 29, 2014 9:56:03 PM PT

Followed searches arriving late?

Has someone screwed up or is this some sort of restriction on me? Does anyone else have this problem?

It's really an inconvenience to have to pay for several items one at a time and log into paypal every time.

Bidding & Buying question

Ebay will not allow me to send an invoice to a Canadian buyer , why?, I have sold hundreds of items to Canada...what is going on, it says that the shipping service or something at Ebay will handle it..I do not like this at all..they are interfering with my sale...

Selling question

Oct 29, 2014 12:27:03 PM PT

I cannot invoice a buyer

Buyer got refund but I didnt notice and shipped item contact ebay and paypal and they said theres nothing to do because the case is close. The buyer has the money and the item for free is there anything I can do??

Selling question

Oct 29, 2014 6:29:29 PM PT

need help

 Has anyone had trouble with shipping not changing weight when you list an item? I have now 3 times had the shipping weight change back to the previous listing weight. It's getting  expensive. IBetween all the fees and shipping I am losing quite a bit of money.

Shipping & Returns question

Oct 28, 2014 12:53:19 PM PT

Shipping weight in listing.

I bought an item and didnt recieve it i tried contacting the user but no reply. I just want my money back but when i try to get my money back ebay cant find my item. the item is not in my history because i was under guest. I have no idea how to just simply get my money back with out hitting a dead end. can someone just please help me

Shipping & Returns question

I have a beautiful handbag that is a XXIo Secolo Italy, with black suede interior, silver tone hardware a fold over magnetic snap closure and a pocket inside with a high quality zipper (marked YKK). This hand bag is in such a great condition that I can't tell if it is a vintage reproduction by Secolo or it is true vintage. I have seen some purses made by Secolo from Laurent Effel St. Barth but I do not know if these purses are before or after mine. Can anyone help me with a date or some info? Thanks so much!

 

Fashion discussion

Be sure to change your clocks.

Part-time eBay Sellers discussion

Oct 29, 2014 11:21:09 AM PT

Nov. 2nd...Daylight Saving Time Ends

I noticed an item (an autographed baseball card) which I am 99% sure is a fake.  I am not an authenticator, but there are several obvious indicators that it is a fake (the card is missing an embossment which appears on authentic versions of the card, the color of the ink is different than all other instances of the card, and recently another eBay seller has been selling blank versions of the auto card).  I contacted the seller and told him of my concerns and sent him a link with a "real" autograph.  He replied to thank me for letting him know, but then I noticed it was re-listed at a slightly lower price.  Is there any place I can report this to eBay?  I don't want to get into a dispute with the guy since I haven't had any (nor plan to have any) transactions with him, but I don't want other possible bidders to get taken.

 

Thanks

Bidding & Buying question

Oct 29, 2014 4:41:25 AM PT

possible fake autograph

I recently had 2 non paying bidders. They both wanted to cancel the transaction. I decided to be nice and cancel, instead of opening an unpaid item case. It's been days, and neither has accepted or declined!! This **bleep** me off, because I was doing them a favor! If they don't respond after 7 days, it's automatically cancelled, right? Is there any way to undo the cancellation and open a claim against them instead??

Selling question

Oct 30, 2014 7:36:35 AM PT

Undo pending item cancellation?

Hello- I went to the site map and tried to find this answer but couldn't find a direct answer.

A buyer sent me a best offer I accepted it.

She then asked me after buying this how many liters it hold. I wrote her back & told her it is a bank  it doesn't hold liters

She paid for it, then had eBay send me a notice that she wants to cancel which I agreed

Now my question is when can I relist the item? 

It seems like since she has her money back I should be able to relist, but I just want to check to be sure

Thank you in advance

Selling question

Oct 29, 2014 4:32:44 PM PT

BuyA Best Offer er Cancelled

Getting Started question

Oct 28, 2014 5:22:34 PM PT

how to find products bar code

Is this the ebay buyer protection phone number 1-877-825-9525?

I am trying to buy buy a car which they want me to send money via paypal. I just want to make sure it's legitimate.

They have sent me this ebay buyer protection number: 416848561556

 

sincerely yours

sharif hameedy

 

 

Bidding & Buying question

Oct 30, 2014 11:24:20 AM PT

is this legitimate?

It is so frustrating to have these members bid and win then after 3 days and several messages and invoice sent and still no payment or responses. Does anybody else have these issues?

Bidding & Buying question

Hello! I just bought a phone here on Ebay (Buy it now). When I looked at the item it had 54 sold, and after I purchased it had 55. So I assume Ive ordered it alteast.

On the other hand, if I click on the "55 sold" part, I dont show up as a buyer. The last one sold according to that list was 2 days ago. 

My money has been taken, and I got a receipt from Ebay on my mail. So why isnt it showing up in the purchase history?

 

I'm thankful for any answers! 

My Account question