Unless stated above, our quotation does not include cargo insurance. Insurance will only be effected upon receipt of written instructions with individual value of goods.
Alban Shipping will not be held responsible for damage to woodwork if it is affected by woodworm and if any damage is caused as a result of it being so affected.
For pictures purchased at auction, unless brand new, or specifically requested in writing will we not be liable for damage to gilded picture frames, plaster picture frames or to picture frame glass.
If the consignment is received damaged in any way it must be reported in writing within 7 days of receipt to Alban Shipping and all packaging materials retained.
We strongly recommend that you read our Alban Shipping Terms and Conditions as follows, highlighting our insurance restrictions and exclusions, before accepting our quotation.
Please take particular note of the following exclusions:
Loss or damage caused by gradual deterioration, wear and tear, atmospheric or climatic conditions (see optional coverage), vermin, moth damage and consequential loss and loss of data.
Inherent vice, as in a deterioration of already existing damage to the item including but not limited to: cracks, loose wood carvings, flaking paint surfaces and further deterioration to the condition of pre-existing areas of repair on the item.
Electrical, electronic, mechanical derangement and internal damage of electrical items, such as clocks, music boxes and similar items, unless there is evidence of external damage to the insured item or its packing (see optional coverage).