Antique Victorian 19thc Palm Vegetable Ivory Tape Measure & Carved Needle Case


Antique Victorian 19thc Palm Vegetable Ivory Tape Measure & Carved Needle Case

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Antique Victorian 19thc Palm Vegetable Ivory Tape Measure & Carved Needle Case:
$134



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Antique Victorian 19thc Palm Vegetable Ivory Tape Measure & Carved Needle Case Description

Antique Victorian Sewing Measuring Tape & Needle Holder/Case

Please Note That Due To Royal Mail Changing Their Postage Structure Yet Again......All Items Over The Value of£20For Overseas Items Will Now Have To Be Sent ByInternational Signed For Only....So Please Check All Rates of My Postage & MyTerms, Conditions & Postage Costs Before offerding.....I Offer Combined Postage Costs For Multiple Purchases & I Offer Free Postage For Purchases Over £150 in the UK....Thank you

This is a Lovely OldVictorianMeasuring Tape |& Needle Case From Around the Late 1800's

The Tape Measure Part at The Top is Made From Vegetable Ivory which Means it Has Been Carved From the Hard White Nut/Seeds From a Palm Tree Nut. It in the Shape of a Barrel with Good Hand Carved Detailing. ......See Photographs

It Has a Pink Linen Tape Measure inside But Unfortunately The Numbers Have Worn Off with an Ox Bone Winderin the Centre Which Would Have Had a Stanhope Viewer in side Originally.......See Photographs

The Handle Unscrews To Reveal a Carved Ox Bone Needle Case / Holder......See Photographs

Itis Approx 11cms (4 3/8")High x 2.4cms (7/8") at the Widest Point ( The Actual Barrel of The Tape Measure Excluding The Winder Stands Approx 3.2cms (1 1/4")High.

It'sin a Good Used Condition For Its Age, The Tape Winds In & Out Freely, But The Numbers on The Tape Have Faded. Also As I Previously Mentioned There is No Stanhope Viewer in The Top. Thereis a Small Chip To The Thread on The Needle Case / Holder But It Still Screws To The Tape Measure Fine......See Photographs...

A Lovely Victorian Sewing Tape Measure & Needle Case / Holder........

Thank you For Looking....Please Look at My Other Items as I Only Charge an Extra £0.50p for any Extra Item Purchased.

Please Note That All of My Items are Antique or Vintage & are Not Modern Reproductions. Therefore they Have Been Previously Worn or Used so they Won't Be Perfect & May Have Minor Signs of Wear. However I Will Mention any Defects or Significant Wear as Honest as I Can, Though I am Only Human & Do Sometime Miss Things.

So if you are Not Satisfied with any Item that I have Wrongly Described, then Please Contact Me & On Return Of The Item I Will Give you a Refund.

I Don't Fully Clean My Items, as Many of My Customers Like their Itemsin their Original State.

Also In Line With Paypal's Buyer Protection Policy, All Items or Items Totalling over£20 to be Mailed Overseas will be Sent by International Signed For which Has Full Tracking...All Items Over £50 in the UK Will Be Mailed By Special Delivery. Unfortunately Due To Items Going Missing in Italy

All Items Will Be Mailed There by International Signed For Only.....Thank You

Thank You Very Much For Taking Time To Read My Listing.


Payment

Payment is to be Completed within 3 Days of the sale Ending unless you contact me.

If Payment is Not Received Within 3 Days, Then I Will Report a 'Non Payment Unpaid Item Transaction' Statement To E.Bay so Please Contact Me with any Delays in Payment.

Paypal Only For Overseas Payments

If Paying By Cheque in UK Then Please Make Payable to N. Barnard

Thank You


Shipping

I Always Do Combined Shipping When More Than One Item is Purchased.

Each Extra Item Will Be Charged at £0.50

Please Note In the Interest of Both Parties & In -Line with Paypal's Protection Policy, Due to Delays in the Post & People Not Receiving their Items on Some Occasions, Unfortunately All Items with a Winning offer of Over £20 will be Sent Recorded in the UK or International Signed For Internationally.

If You Can't Find Your Destination For Postage Please Contact Me For a Price If the Item fetches Less than £20 then I can Post it By Ordinary Airmail with No Tracking If Required .

Due to this I will keep All Postage Costs as Reasonable As Possible & I only Charge an Extra £0.50 for any Additional Item Purchased. Any Queries, Please Contact Me.

The standard level of Royal Mail compensation is only a maximum of £46 when Using International Signed For Overseas or Signed For in the UK so if you would like extra insurance then pleasecontact me as E.Bay is removing the Insurance Option from the Listings Shortly..

Signed For in UK- This is a standard postal service with a Signature & Barcode Scanning on Delivery...However there is no real Compensation for Jewellery or any items of value, it is just proof of acceptance....If you need Insurance Please see the Special Delivery Details Below.

Special Delivery in UK - This Guarantees Next Day Delivery & is a Moneyback Guarantee for Delay up to £500.....This costs more for extra Compensation up to £2,500. - but remember that Royal Mail will not allow enhanced insurance for antiques, jewellery or glass.

International Signed For - This is available for most Countries Worldwide. It only Carries Compensation for £46 but you can request additional compensation on request at an Extra Cost of £2.50....

Please Note That Items Sent Overseas By Airmail Have No Tracking

Please Contact Me For Any Further Information

Thank You


Terms of Sale

Please Note In the Interest of Both Parties & In -Line with Paypal's Protection Policy, Due to Delays in the Post & People Not Receiving their Items on Some Occasions, Unfortunately All Items with a Winning offer of Over £20 will be Sent Recorded in the UK or International Signed For Internationally.

If You Can't Find Your Destination For Postage Please Contact Me For a Price

If the Item fetches Less than £20 then I can Post it By Ordinary Airmail with No Tracking If Required

Returns Need To Be Reported Within 3 Days of Receiving The Item.

A Full Refund Will Be Given If The Item is Faulty or Not as Described

If You Change Your Mind or Any Other Reason Then a Refund Will Be Given Less Any Postage Costs & The Buyer Will Return the Goods By Signed For Shipping At Their Own Expense.

Due to this I will keep All Postage Costs as Reasonable As Possible & I only Charge an Extra £0.50 for any Additional Item Purchased.

Any Queries, Please Contact Me.

Thank You


Contact Us

Any Questions, Problems or Messages Please Email Me on nikkibarnard@btinternet.com

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Antique Victorian 19thc Palm Vegetable Ivory Tape Measure & Carved Needle Case:
$134

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