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Details about  Vintage Stratton Ornate Gold Plated Powder Lipstick Rectangular Mirror Compact

Vintage Stratton Ornate Gold Plated Powder Lipstick Rectangular Mirror Compact See original listing
Vintage-Stratton-Ornate-Gold-Plated-Powder-Lipstick-Rectangular-Mirror-Compact
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Item condition:
Used

Small scratch on the back. See pictures. Inside clean. Mirror good.

Ended:
06 Feb, 2014 23:09:42 GMT
Winning bid:
£31.00
23 bids ]
Postage:
£3.80 Standard Delivery | See details
Item location:
Isle of Wight, United Kingdom

Description

eBay item number:
310863545107
Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.

Item specifics

Condition: Used : Split the cost with friends
An item that has been previously used. See the seller’s listing for full details and description of any imperfections. See all condition definitions- opens in a new window or tab
Seller notes: Small scratch on the back. See pictures. Inside clean. Mirror good.
Product Type:

Compacts

Material:

Gold Plated



 

All of my items belonged to my family and my fiancee's family, especially his grandmother.  I gained my feedbacks because I used to be a business seller and I am proud of them.  I am downsizing as I am not getting any younger and have a life-time of collecting in jewellery and collectables to re-home as I have no-one to pass them on to.  Many of my feedbacks go back to when I was running a business on Ebay.  A few customers have been unpleasant saying I could not gain all those feedbacks from selling my own items.  I have put this on my listings to let everyone know how I obtained them.  I do hope you will find something to your taste.  My mother in particular was a big collector and I am now too old to hang on to these items any longer.  I am happy to answer any questions to the best of my knowledge and belief on any of my items.  Thank you for those that have bought my things and been pleasant to talk to.

HONEST ITEMS HONESTLY PRESENTED

A vintage lovely Stratton signed Lipstick and powder compact.  The small scratch can be see in picture 2 on the back.  Nice engine-turned design.  Enlarge pictures so you can see details.  I have not cleaned this and as you can see the powder mesh is excellent.  The mirror is a little in need of a clean but no marks and intact.  I am sorry my pictures are not good and they really do not do this item any justice.  Care is always taken with packaging.

  • The compact measures, 3-1/4" x 2-3/4" approx (as accurate as I can be).
  • Weight, 129.2grams without boxing and packaging.

Check out my other items!

NOTE:  I am listing now as 'private listings' to protect my customer's ID names.  I will know who you are but other bidders will not.  I hope you approve this idea and I would like to know if you do or not.

Please look at the pictures and use a tape measure to check the sizes are okay for you.  Be sure to add me to your favorites list!

Please ask questions before bidding on any points you are not clear about.  Thank you.

  • Not cleaned with harsh cleaners. 
  • FOR ALL ROYAL MAIL TYPES OF POST PLEASE CONSULT THE ROYAL MAIL WEBSITE SO THAT YOU CAN SEE WHICH POST CARRIES INSURANCE AND WHICH DOES NOT.  I ONLY POST THROUGH ROYAL MAIL.
  • I try to be as accurate as possible but all weights and measurements and ages must be classed as approximate.

Please remember that if you combine and items are over £50 you will need to pay for insured post, Special Delivery or International Signed For and therefore your costs could be more than shown.  Please, if you believe your invoice will be over £50 wait for your invoice and make contact with me. I will always give you the best deal I can.

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CLEANING TIP:  For a really cheap Silver Cleaner put the items to be cleaned in a drinks glass (solid silver only) and then Baking Powder - about a teaspoon for a glass - top up with BOILING water.  It will really clean where a brush and cloth cannot reach.  It will not eat away at the silver as some silver dips do.

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Only Special Delivery for the UK and Airsure for International buyers carries insurance for jewellery.  If you choose not to pay for insurance then your item is not insured against loss and it would be unfair to try and claim from the seller.  I have to point this out because many people think all items are insured in the UK and International posts - this is not so.  Please check further on the Royal Mail webside for complete confidence that the correct post has been selected by you.

 
  • Items will be sent sensitively wrapped according to the needs of the item.
I will only combine according to weight, post and packing in a 7 day period and if not combining please pay within 3 days of auction ending. 
 
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For information:
  • UK: There is no insurance for jewellery unless sent Special Delivery.  
  • The Recorded Delivery options just prove I posted out and when delivery takes place.  Information regarding this post is obtainable at your Post Office or on their web page.
  • INTERNATIONAL: Only Signed For International will insure jewellery, please consider the option.
  • Items must be on one invoice and payment within 3 days please.

Please satisfy yourself before buying by studying the pictures and asking questions.

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Conversion: 1 inch = 25.4mm or 1mm = 0.0393 of an inch.
                                     0.3 or 30cm = 1 foot.


Please read my terms and conditions below and contact me if you have a problem.


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Thank you for taking an interest in my items.
PLEASE LOOK AT THE PICTURE(S) AND ASK QUESTIONS BEFORE BIDDING.  COULD YOU PLEASE USE A TAPE MEASURE TO CHECK SIZES.  REMEMBER YOU ARE BUYING VINTAGE AND ANTIQUE, ITEMS NOT BRAND NEW ITEMS AND NORMAL WEAR IS NOT A DEFECT.  THANK YOU

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  • All my jewellery is hygienic - cleaned.  
  • Be sure to add me to your favourites list!

I am happy to accept Paypal and you may pay with any card that Paypal accepts.  I do not take card payments privately I am not a business seller.   If Paypal does not accept your card then I am sorry, neither do I. 

UK customers can pay with Paypal, personal cheque, postal order, banker’s draft or building society cheque.

INTERNATIONAL customers – Paypal only please or contact me.


I always declare defects and look hard to see them but I am human and if I have missed something that is a problem please contact me before leaving bad feedback. 

All weights of items and carat weight of stones is approximate.  To accurately ascertain carat weight the gem would need to be removed from its setting this I was told by a Goldsmith when inquiring about this.  

Items are shown larger to display the item fairly for its quality as well as to highlight any defects.


"Today hallmarking is governed by the Hallmarking Act of 1973, which has simplified them and made them easier to understand.  The Act came into force on 1 January 1975 and governs the hallmarking of silver, gold and platinum at the four UK assay offices 0 London, Birmingham, Sheffield and Edinburgh.  The main points to note are:

  • Hallmarks must now consist of a maker's (or sponsor's) mark, the standard mark, the assay mark and the date letter. (Edinburgh uses the lion rampant for sterling silver.)
  • All silver items weighing more than 7.8g must be hallmarked (1g for gold, 0.5g for platinum.)" 

Source:  Antique collector's marks Essentials, Editor: Harrriet Wilson published by Foulsham in 1997 and this edition Strathearn 2002.

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I AM ONE OF THE 'GOOD GUYS'

Please read my feedbacks, I am proud of them.

Serious bidders please who are Ebay registered only and willing to abide by my terms and conditions. All measurements and weights are approximate. I do not guarantee that stones in jewellery are original to that piece of jewellery; but I do guarantee that all stones are present unless stated otherwise. Please remember old glues are not super glues; do not use spirit cleaners or soak in soapy water as this will loosen stones. NEVER put soft stones like Opals or Pearls into spirit or soapy cleaner far better to get them professionally cleaned by your local jeweller.  I also always recommend a complete clean and service for watches.

BUSINESS SELLERS: It is fine for you to resell my items. It is not fine for you to use my pictures or descriptions. This is illegal and against Ebay selling rules.

 

 




 

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