These apply to all articles purchased from Classical Coins.
In placing your order you agree to these terms. Please read and
understand them before placing your order.
Classical Coins is a one price store. All articles are
offered at a fixed price that is not negotiable.
bargaining is not allowed
Classical Coins can offer low prices only because we have very low overhead. That is only possible when many orders can be batched together for efficient processing. Please do not expect that your order will be processed and shipped in less than 21 days.
1. Transfer of Ownership and Loss in Transit
Ownership of items purchased from Classical Coins is transferred to Buyer
when item is delivered to the shipping agent. Shipping agent's receipt is
proof of delivery to shipping agent. Loss in transit is a very rare event, but
should this occur Buyer is responsible for securing reimbursement from the
If the shipment is not insured, Buyer cannot be reimbursed. Classical
Coins is not responsible for loss in transit and will not replace or make
refunds for lost items.
Warranty and Return Privileges:
All coins and antiquities
are carefully examined for authenticity,
and unconditionally warranted to be genuine without time limit.
Attribution, condition and other descriptions are the cataloguer's opinion,
attributions and grading standards do evolve. Articles are carefully described to
the latest knowledge at the time,
however no warranty of attribution or condition can be made.
Coins and antiquities are sold on condition of satisfaction to the
purchaser, and may be returned within fourteen days of receipt for a full refund,
including taxes but not shipping charges. Books are not
sold on approval and are not returnable.
Limitations and Responsibilities:
No article may be returned if it has been altered or damaged in
any way. Cleaning a coin, or mounting it in jewelry, are examples of alterations.
Coins should always be returned in the original envelope.
Purchaser is responsible for cost of shipment and for loss or damage
of returned articles in shipment. Articles to be returned should be sent
insured for the purchase price.
Prices are in U.S. Dollars and are net to everyone. Checks or money orders drawn on U.S. banks,
and credit cards from
U.S. customers, are accepted. Credit cards, and cashier's
or bank officer's checks, are
not accepted from foreign customers who have not
previously established credit with Classical Coins.
Contact our office by email for approval if you wish to make such a
4. Point of Sale
The point of sale for all Internet orders is Temecula, California.
5. Settlement and Billing
Credit card orders will be billed upon generation of invoice. Orders are
normally shipped within two days of invoicing. If there is any reason why
your order cannot be shipped within 21 days, you will be contacted.
8.75% sales tax must be collected on all items in an order that is billed to an address within the State of California. No exceptions to this obligation can be made for any reason. If you wish to claim exemption from sales tax, contact Classical Coins to arrange for a refund..
7. Shipping Charges:
A shipping charge based on value and shipping
is computed when you place your order.
Certain International shipments,
shipments for high value items, and orders in which
cannot be shipped by the same method, may involve additional charges and if so,
you will be contacted.
Items purchased by U.S. residents will be shipped by insured or registered
mail. Coin orders for delivery outside the U.S. can be sent by insured
Registered Mail, by insured Express
Mail International or Priority Mail International if this service is
available to that destination. The
insurance limit for international shipments is $1,000.00. Customs duties and other taxes on shipments outside the United States
are Purchaser's responsibility. For more details please
Transactions with customers who have not previously
established credit may be
subject to surety measures at the discretion of Classical Coins.