Terms of Services 18th Century Merchant
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Ordering & Payment


You may use our convenient online ordering in the Shop Online section of our website. We accept Master Card, Visa, and American Express for payment.

If you have questions about products, special instructions for your purchase, or would prefer to place your order by telephone, we will be happy to help you.

Our phone numbers are:
757.483.6171 for Hampton Roads
800.662.6171 toll free for the continental US

We can take your telephone order
Monday - Friday 10:00am - 5:00pm EST
Saturday 10:00am - 4:00pm EST
We are closed on Sunday.

In our Shop Online department, you have the option to place your order online and pick it up in our store during business hours. Orders received by 10:00am on a business day will be available for pickup after 2pm the same day. Orders received later than 10:00am will be available for pickup the next business day.

Orders placed from the state of Virginia, or delivered to the state of Virginia, will be charged Virginia sales tax.

If an item you have ordered is out of stock, you will be notified immediately with an expected delivery date. You will have the option to either maintain your order, or cancel it.

Although we strive for accuracy on our website, a mistake can happen. In the instance of a mistake, we reserve the right to correct prices or information.

Shipping Information

18th Century Merchant offers Ground Shipping via UPS to the Continental US. Orders are usually shipped within 3 business days of receipt. We do not ship on Saturday or Sunday. Our shipping rates are as follows:

Merchandise Total.............Shipping Charge
per Shipping Address
$0 - $50.00...................................$9.00
$50.01 - $100.00......................$12.00
$100.01 - $150.00.............$15.00
Over $150.00..........................no charge

Returns and Exchanges

We hope you are delighted with your purchase. If you are not, simply return your purchase within 30 days of receipt for a full refund or exchange. Please note that shipping is not refundable, and personalized items and sale items can not be returned. Please contact us via phone or email to make a return.