SALES TERMS AND CONDITIONS
The participation to the Ibeji Art sales imply the integral acceptance of all the terms and conditions included in this web-page. This “Sales Terms and Conditions" shall be governed and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Pennsylvania. By placing an order the purchaser shall be deemed to have consented to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state courts of, and the federal courts sitting in, the State of Pennsylvania.
All the Ibeji listed on this site are priced accordingly to the evaluation made by the expert Mauro Polo using the method described in the book "The Encyclopedia of the Ibeji" by Fausto Polo. As described in great details in the book each point of the Expertise is equivalent to 50 USD. For example, if the appraisal total to 162 point, the value is 162 * 50 = 8,100 USD. Typically the listed selling price is 80% of the appraised value.
GUARANTEE OF AUTHENTICITY
Ibeji Art offers an unconditional guarantee of authenticity on the Ibeji sold because they are always accompanied by the Silver Expertise of Fausto or Mauro Polo. Like all the wood objects, the Ibeji can have breakages, cracks, and signs of use, due to the tribal use and to their age. The Ibeji listed in Ibeji Art sales are always photographed from every side; therefore these breakages, cracks or wear signs can be clearly seen and evaluated by the buyer before buying object. Request for additional information, are always welcomed and can be sent by email to Ibeji Art.
All the Ibeji sold at Ibeji Art are inserted in the IBEJI ARCHIVE.
Accepted methods of payments are Paypal, credit cards processed through Paypal, personal checks, cashier checks, wire transfer, and cash. The payment can be done securely through Paypal on the site.
In case you would like to pay by wire transfer contact us to request bank data.
Payments by wire transfer can also done in Euro to our bank in Italy.
The Ibeji are shipped by courier, UPS or FedEx in Europe and FedEx or USPS Express in USA. The cost of shipping is 30 USD within US and 70 USD within Europe. Shipping from US to Europe and viceversa is 70 USD.
All the Ibeji are shipped fully insured by private insurance. Custom and duty fee, if any, are to be paid by the buyer. Typically shipping is done within 2-3 days after confirmation of payment from credit card company or bank.
Ibeji Art offers to the buyer the possibility to return the lot if not satisfied. In this case the buyer has to return the lot within seven days from the receiving and email his intentions in advance to Ibeji Art. The shipping cost to return the Ibeji will be paid by the buyer. Ibeji Art is not responsible for items lost or damaged during shipping.
After receiving the lot and verifying is in the same conditions as it was shipped, Ibeji Art will refund the buyer of the lot, deducting a fixed fee of 50 USD to cover administrative costs and any custom duty and fee paid by Ibeji Art.