- White Gold
Meerschaum is a German word describing
a soft mineral , which literally means "sea foam". Alluding
to the belief that it was the compressed whitecaps of waves,
just as it is said in mythology for the goddess of beauty
Meerschaum is one of the major reasons for the fame of Eskisehir.Eskisehir
has the purest and whitest ,most easy to engrave Meerschaum
in the world. Meerschaum deposits of the highest quality are
found only in one place in the world - in the small city of
Eskisehir in central Turkey.
Nearly 300 years ago, the first meerschaum was carved by hand.Today
artisans continue to create wonderful sculpture items and
smoking pipes by using this stone.
Meerschaum Sculptures and Meerschaum Smoking pipes are works
of art of today's world. Meerschaum is the best material for
smoking pipes Because ...
We ship wordwide. We
ship within one business day after your
payment is received. If your order is not in stock , you
will be notified with the expected shipment date.
Remember that you are responsible for any taxes, duties,
or customs fees charged by your local government. But
according to our experience , we can say that you will
not be charged for any taxes or duties by your local
government. Because the taxes policies of the
governments are not include the handmade products. The
products will be sent with UPS cargo services or airmail
delivery according to your choice.You can track your order
online if you choice UPS express shipping. There is no online tracking information for standart airmail.
Our goods are insured against accidents , casualties or
hurt by our delivery services.
It is informed by International Data Corp. that about
210 billion dollars are spent by online shoppers in
2010. But , still many people have some doubts about the
safety of shopping on the internet. The main thing of
online shoppers worry about is that their credit card
information will be used by someone else. Our company
uses 128 bit Secure Socket Layer (SSL) that protects
your order information. SSL technology encrypts all your
credit card and personal information. It is unreadable
as it travels across the Internet. This system is
actually safer than using your credit card around town.
Your online security is a top priority with
MeerschaumStore.com. Shopping with a credit card in
internet is safer than everything.
We respect your privacy at home and work.
MeerschaumStore.com will not give your name or other
relevant information to another company without your
prior consent. Online security and privacy is very
important, so we work at making your shopping experience
worry-free. If you are still concerned and feel
uncomfortable using a credit card on the Web , please
Any damaged items be returned for within 10 days. Upon
receipt of the item, we will changed it by the same
item.Returns will be charged a 20% restocking fee.
We give life-time guarantee for meerschaum. Any damage
caused by intentionally or accidentally and any damage,
except bowl burnout or bowl cracks, to the pipe shank
and/or mouthpiece is not covered by this warranty.
All returns must be in as-shipped condition .
Sorry, no refunds can be made after 10 days.
Shipping and handling charges are not refundable unless
we made an error. Please contact us at
order@MeerschaumStore.com and please reference your
In the case of defective product , please contact us at
support@MeerschaumStore.com for information on
obtaining replacement product.
Brightness, reflections and/or any seemingly faults of
any pictures are the results of photographic errors. Non
of our products have defects.
A defective item can only be replaced by the same item.
Another can not be substituted .
If any of the item you have chosen , is not available in
our stock , this situation will be mailed to you in 1-2
day. In this case item will be send in 7-21 business day.
The Meerschaum Store Company is very concerned about the
protection of online privacy for all our website
The Meerschaum Store only collects personally
identifiable data , such as names, addresses, email
addresses, and the like, when voluntarily submitted by a
visitor. In addition , we advise minors to get parental
permission before filling out any online forms. Please
see our Special Note for Parents (below). The Meerschaum
Store does not sell or release any information gathered
on our websites to any third parties unless given
permission to do so. All information gathered online
will be used only by The Meerschaum Store for internal
marketing analysis and to improve our products ,
services and websites.
In some instances, when an email address has been
provided by the visitor, and the visitor is 18 or older
and has indicated that he/she would like to receive
communications from us , we will send notices to
visitors, usually in the form of an email. These
notices, sent periodically, will announce website
upgrades, new product information and other similar
We reserve the right to change this policy at any time
by notifying guests of the existence of a new privacy
SPECIAL NOTE FOR PARENTS:
The Meerschaum Store adheres to the Children’s Online
Privacy Protection Act of 1998 and the guidelines of the
Children's Advertising Review Unit (CARU) of the Council
of Better Business Bureaus, Inc. in each of our web
sites for children. Parents, you can help by spending
time online with your children and monitoring your
children's online use. Please help us protect your
child’s privacy by instructing them never to provide
personal information on this site or any other without
IF YOU ARE UNDER 18, PLEASE BE SURE TO READ THIS POLICY
WITH YOUR PARENTS AND ASK QUESTIONS ABOUT THINGS YOU DO
NOT UNDERSTAND. CHILDREN UNDER 13 SHOULD GET YOUR
PARENT'S PERMISSION BEFORE GIVING OUT YOUR EMAIL ADDRESS
OR ANY PERSONAL INFORMATION TO THE MEERSCHAUM STORE
COMPANY - OR TO ANYONE ELSE ON THE INTERNET