Antique STERLING SILVER THIMBLE Marked 9, purchased at Estate Sale from retired jeweler's personal collection of inventory at closing of store from 1960's,estimated made in late 1890's/early 1900's, has been kept in storage until recently sold, shows evidence of use, not bent or warped, see photos for condition and please ask any questions or request more photos. All items are purchased at ESTATE SALES or REPUTABLE ANTIQUE/VINTAGE JEWELRY RE SELLERS. Inventory is sold “as purchased”, we leave cleaning (if needed) to the buyer. Please take time to view all photos, ask any questions before bidding. We must state we date items only as we are told as we are not jewelry experts, please pay close attention to photos & research along with us. Our home is smoke-free and pet-friendly. Thanks for looking and please FAVORITE & FOLLOW our shop so you will be alerted to new items added. Thanks and have a Blessed Day!
We will ship within 1-5 days of payment unless notification to you. We are under the Thumbs of the USPS once it leaves our shop and rely on their tracking, same goes for international orders and customs. We do the best we can. Insurance is applied when you request and you, the buyer pays for additional insurance.
We prefer PayPal or Credit Card. Do not be afraid to ask us to hold an item for you. We will do so for 2 weeks as long as you pay a 25% non-refundable deposit. No interest is charged to do this as long as it is paid in full at the end of 2 weeks. At the end of the 2 weeks (14 days) item will be put back out into inventory for sale if final payment has not been received. Any monies received at that point will not be returned as a "HOLDING & REPROCESSING" fee for removing from inventory and relisting. You bind into this agreement through your 25% Deposit and this written policy. Thanks for understanding. Until Etsy or States require we will not charge taxes or other fees. Layaway possibilities can be discussed for purchases over $250. DISCLAIMER: International Buyer is responsible for any and all custom charges, taxes and additional postal fees.
Returns & exchanges
All sales are final on Vintage purchases due to their fragile condition. It is not broken when it leaves our shop, we may photograph all fragile items when packing for OUR security to show appropriate handling and packing We will accept the item returned if we did not describe it appropriately or forget to list any defects or damages that are evident or not photographed. We ask that you pay return shipping to get the item back to our shop. A 20% reprocessing/restocking fee will be charged on returned items for our supplies, reprocessing, possible loss of sale while it was in transit, and handling time relisting item. If you are returning your item, we must be contacted the same day you received your item and item must be postmarked and tracking initiated to be returned to us within 5 days to insure prompt return so you will receive reimbursement the same day it is received!
We guaranteed you will be pleased with all items. They are collected, admired, packed and shipped with LOVE! Let us know immediately if you have any problems so we can discuss solving your issues. PLEASE READ ENTIRE DESCRIPTION AS WE DO NOT CLEAN OUR JEWELRY, WE LEAVE THAT UP TO THE BUYER! We do not appreciate buyers that will leave spiteful reviews when they do not get their way when we do not agree to violate our stated policies. We agree exceptions are to be made, but "changing your mind" is not reason for a return and it is not fair for us to suffer with an unfavorable review from you because you decide to regress to age 3 and have a tantrum.