INFORMATION FOR BUYERS

PRICES 

Please contact us with any enquiries regarding pricing. Negotiations will be considered as well as discounts on multiple purchases and we always aim to keep in line with the current market values. We will attempt to get back to you as soon as possible.

PAYMENTS

Payments can be made either via Paypal, BACS or cash on delivery if items are collected or hand delivered. Invoices will be submitted with full details of how to make payment.

CONDITION AND RETURNS

Every effort will be made to represent accurately the condition of the item. Antiques and period pieces are expected to have wear commensurate with their age or use. If you would like any more information on condition please contact us. Returns will not be given for reasons of condition as shown and described. If a piece arrives damaged or unfit for use, please send photographs including the packaging within 14 days of receipt and returns will be considered on a case by case basis.

RESTRICTED ITEMS

Currently restricted items such as ivory and tortoiseshell can still be traded if they were made prior to the CITES cut-off date of 1947.


This law is being reviewed and may become a total ban. Once this is in place we will not be able to trade in any antique items containing restricted substances.

Unfortunately restricted items including ivory, bone, tortoiseshell and feathers cannot be shipped abroad at this time.

SHIPPING 

Shipping costs will depend on the size and weight of an items when packed. Items will be well packaged to protect them in transit and sent via Royal Mail Signed For, or courier for larger items. Please request a quotation on shipping before purchase to ensure you are happy with the cost. 

BUY BACK

For film and TV clients, please ask about our Buy Back options for items bought for film and television shoots.


ENQUIRIES

For prices, more details or photographs on any item or if you have any questions please fill out our Contact Form or email to talestotellantiques@gmail.com

 

 
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