PLEASE CALCULATE THE COST OF SHIPPING before YOU ENTER A BID. WE TRY TO DO A GOOD OF JOB SHIPPING AND HAVE HIGH STANDARDS WITH REGARDS TO SHIPPING. WE CHARGE TWO DOLLARS FOR PACKAGING AND HANDLING. THE CHARGE IS A NECESSARY EVIL. WE USE NEW TISSUE, NEW BUBBLE WRAP, AND NEW STYROFOAM POPCORN AS WELL AS NEW BOXES WHICH WE PAY FOR WHEN THE ITEM IS OVERSIZED. WE USE USPS 3 DAY PRIORITY SERVICE BECAUSE T IS LESS HANDLING IN THE SHIPPING PROCESS WITH 3 DAY PRIORITY AND ALSO A LOT LESS BREAKAGE. WE USE 3 DAY PRIORITY EXCLUSIVELY FOR THAT REASON, exclusively, period. Please do not ask for changes. WE DO NOT MAKE MONEY ON SHIPPING, WE ACTUALLY LOSE MONEY BY STARTING EVERYTHING AT $9.99. WE DO NOT GOUGE OR INFLATE SHIPPING PRICES, THEY ARE CALCULATED BY THE UNITED STATES POST SERVICE. WE DO NOT CALCULATE SHIPPING CHARGES. Thanks for your understanding.Please feel free to email me with any questions. Please ask any questions you may have before bidding... I accept Money Orders, Visa , mastercard and Paypal . PLEASE, DO NOT SEND PAYMENT TO ME AHEAD, I will notify you with a form letter within 24 hours of auctions end. PAYMENT IS EXPECTED WITHIN TEN DAYS OF END OF AUCTION. PLEASE BE SURE TO PAY IN A TIMELY FASHION TO AVOID NON PAYING BIDDER COMMENT AND THE EBAY SANCTIONED ACTIONS WITH REGARDS TO NON PAYING BIDDERS. We expect quick payment, this is a business. Expect fast shipping. If you do not require insurance on a package, I will not be held responsible for any tragedy which may occur between my Post Office and your front door. YOU MUST REQUEST NO INSURANCE OR IT WILL BE INSURED. Multiple purchases offer a savings on shipping. Your congrats letter at the end of auction will be adjusted for multiple purchases, all shipping is sent Priority. We attempt to accurately describe all items to the best of our ability, and provide clear photographs.We note damage and post production imperfections that fall out of the realm of normal wear.However, due to the nature of antiques, some signs of wear and usuage are to be expected. WE WILL NOT ACCEPT RETURNS DUE TO BUYERS REMORSE. Shipping charges are never refundable. We urge all bidders to examine the photos AND descriptions carefully and to email us with any question or concerns for clarification BEFORE BIDDING. I try to represent my items with good descriptions...however , most of my items are used or vintage and some wear can be expected unless they are noted as flawless or mint. All sales are final, no returns of any kind. I support the feedback rating program, and appreciate the same. Shipping quoted in my congrats form letter will have info for USA residents only, International buyers need to send me their info in order to get their proper shipping rates. I hope you see something you need!!! It is a Hall China Co. Hallcraft Eva Zeisel 1-1/4 quart jug or pitcher .