Packing and Shipping
Cuttlestones work closely with Mail Boxes Etc. of Wolverhampton who provide competitive specialist packing and shipping prices for items bought at our auctions. Through their Auction Room Delivery Service, Mail Boxes Etc. arrange to collect items shortly after sale.
For all of our Fine Art and Antique sales and Specialist Collectors' sales, Mail Boxes Etc. Wolverhampton provide competative shipping rates, which can be found below.
Fine Art & Antique Sale, Friday 13th March at Penkridge Auction Rooms
Please check back soon for shipping prices for the lots in this Fine Art & Antique sale.
What's Included in the Auction Room Delivery Service from Mail Boxes Etc.
Scheduled collections from both our Penkridge and Wolverhampton salerooms
Professional packaging and shipping of goods, covered up to the value of £200 per lot (additional cover available via Mail Boxes Etc., please see below)
Each parcel is tracked and signed for
Competitive pricing for multiple shipments
Buying Multiple Lots
Mail Boxes Etc. offer competitive rates, if you bid successfully on multiple lots as indicated below.
Highest shipping price + 30% of each additional item(s) quoted.
Example, highest shipping price (£15.95) + 2nd items shipping price (£11.95 x 30% = £3.58) Total cost including VAT = £19.53.
Shipping quotes for over ten lots are provided by Mail Boxes Etc. by application.
Each lot shipped by Mail Boxes Etc. is covered to the value of £200 per lot. (Covered to the lesser of the hammer value (including all auction house premiums and VAT) or £200 per lot).
Additional compensation cover can be applied for at a cost of 2.5% + VAT to the value over £200.
Hammer Value including premiums & VAT
Less inclusive compensation cover 200
Additional compensation cover applied for
(£400 x 2.5% + VAT)
Worldwide Shipping & Consolidation
Mail Boxes Etc. are experts at shipping antiques worldwide. They can also consolidate your purchases in the U.K. and then make a single shipment to your country, saving you having to pay for multiple export shipments and clearance charges. For export shipping quotations please contact Mail Boxes Etc. Wolverhampton directly on 01902 422 700 or complete a shipping quotation request at: www.mbe.co.uk/wolverhampton/auction/quote