SHIPPING:   RATES  &  POLICIES

Rates listed are for FedEx Ground to the Continental US only.   All other destinations are shipped US Postal
Service.   Other carriers/delivery options by request only & subject to adjusted rates.
 Inquire for rate.

Most orders ship within 1 to 3 working days for in stock items.  Orders are shipped Monday - Friday only.  

Carriers request a daytime telephone number to assist in delivery.

Shipping, handling & insurance rates are non-refundable.
Signature On Delivery:
Orders $500+ declared value:  Orders valued at or above $500 require a signature upon delivery by FedEx
Ground.   You may decline this option (when placing your order) if you assume all risks.  "Signature on delivery"
can not be cancelled once the order is shipped.   Any change of address after the item ships will result in a $10
"change of address" charge, per FedEx Ground policies, not ours.  
Bowed Instruments

Violin (with or without case)
$30  (up to $1,999)                                                                              
$40   ($2,000.00 - $3,000.00)
add $5 for each additional $1000 over $3,001.00

Viola (with or without case)
$40    ($0.00 - $1,999.99)
$50    ($2,000.00 - $3,000.00)
add $5 for each additional $1000 over $3,001.00

Cello  
$120 base rate (no case, light gig bag)
$140 base rate (in hard case)
(for shipments up to $5,999.99 in value)

Bass
$250 bass rate
FedEx Freight to approved locations only

Cases & Bags (no instrument)
$15 single case or bag
$25 combination or double cases

Bows
$15  $0 - $500    
$20  
$501.00 & up
Fretted Instruments

Mandolin  (with or without case)
$40   ($0 - $2,000.00)
$50    ($2,000.01 - $3,999.99)
add $5 for each additional $1,000 over $4,000.00

Guitar
$50 - $80 base rate
(rate subject to declared value, shipping weight & destination)



Cases & Bags for Mandolin (no instrument)
$15 single case or bag*
$25 combination or double cases

Cases & Bags for Guitar (no instrument)
$20 bag
$25 case*


* Ameritage & other heavy cases add $25
Small items
(no insurance)  

$5-$15  (for most orders)  
Standard ground service by FedEx or USPS only.  

Actual cost depending on carrier, total volume, weight &
destination.

Gianna Violins reserves the right to select the best
carrier based on destination, size and cost.
Special Options:
COD:  USPS (By approval only),  $7
No checks!  COD means "cash only delivery".  Only cash &
USPS postal money orders are accepted for COD orders.

Fed/Ex Express
Request quote:
Priority Overnight:  12:00 noon or 4:00pm delivery
Standard Overnight
2nd Day
      
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Shipping rate includes (but is not limited to):   transportation, insurance, packing materials, labor.
Shipping & Handling rates are non-refundable