US 1904 ZOOLOGICAL GARDEN PITTSBURGH PA. PPC W/ 2c TO ESPLANADE HOTEL IN IRELAND VERY IMPORTANT NOTICE: Due to the current situation, the world postal system has been badly affected. Once shipped, expect to receive your purchase in 7-8 weeks for registered mail and in 10-12 weeks for ordinary mail. We request you to bear with us and not open a case on eBay until this time frame has lapsed. Additionally, SingPost has suspended international mail service to a few countries. We regularly check the list for updates and will ship your order as soon as the service resumes. Thanks for your understanding and cooperation.Terminology used: MINT: Full gum, maybe lightly hinged. MNH: Mint Never Hinged, Full OG. Sheet: Includes MS + SS. Catalogues referred: Scott and, Gibbons. Bidding Rules: Kindly inspect the pictures for toning, edge faults and minor imperfections, before placing bids. Contact us if you have any questions, or need to see any high-res scans of an item. The payment must be made within 7 days from the date of the first purchased item. Failure to pay will result in being blocked indefinitely. SHIPPING: POSTAL OPTIONS Each invoice has multiple options for shipping - Economy, Standard, and also FedEx for higher value purchases (See table below). Please select the preferred option at Checkout before proceeding to pay. Economy/ Ordinary Standard/ Registered FedEx TrackingNoYesYesTransit Time*8-10 weeks4-6 weeks4-5 daysCharges**$3 for the first item$6.50 for the first itemStarting at $40 For orders $0.01 - 14.99AvailableOptionalOptionalFor orders $15 - 149N/AAvailableOptional For orders $150 and above N/AN/ACompulsory *SingPost usually dispatches international mails within 2-5 business days of posting, thereafter the delivery of the item depends on the efficiency of the receiving postal agency. COMBINED SHIPPING RATES Shipping for the first item is $3 or $6.50 (Economy/ Standard). Per each additional lot, shipping is added as below: Stamps, small sets, and small miniature sheets @ $0.50 Covers, cards, postal stationeries, and stamp lots with over 15 pieces @ $1 Complete sheets, large covers, multiple covers lots, etc @ $2 **Explanation of Shipping Charges: Singapore Post charges $5 standard registered fees and 35c for every additional 10gm. 20% of the amount you pay is taken by eBay/ PayPal as commissions (7.5% eBay, 4.5% PayPal and 8% currency loss) As Singapore is expensive, we incur a cost of $20/hour on labour charges for processing and packaging. All our packaging material is imported since nothing is available locally, adding to our expenses. The shipping we charge includes postage, handling and service costs. Hence, we are unable to offer discounts on shipping beyond the combined rates.