BRITISH Lycaenidae Northern Brown Argus A. artaxerxes Aberdeenshire 1920 & 1930


Carriage savings on multiple items: To save buyers money, I will gladly hold items should you wish to buy over a couple of weeks and just charge one carriage fee - once items are paid for, please! (subject to a quantity/weight maximum). I just ask that items are paid for on a rolling week-by-week basis, i.e. within 7 days of the winning bid.

Packing: The specimens will be pinned inside a small box, normally cross-pinned for safety and then well-packed in a larger box, clearly marked "fragile".

Carriage: I use the most economical means of carriage, commensurate with the insurance requirement, unless a buyer requests use of an alternative service. I charge the lowest practicable for carriage but regret that the cost must include an element in respect of Paypal fees and ebay's levy on payments made for carriage - a total deduction of 13% from the payment made by the buyer.

Within the UK I use tracked courier which includes insurance up to £50. For purchases £50-£150, insurance for the balance costs £3 extra. For items £150 - £500, I would use Royal Mail Special Delivery.

Air Mail (Europe/Rest of the World) includes insurance up to £46. For insurance on overseas purchases £46-£500, the Airsure service (tracked in many countries) costs £5
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