Ordering Information


Our Guarantee:  All items shown as antiques are guaranteed to be authentic antiques.

Returns & Refund Policy:  If the condition of the item(s) from your online purchase was not accurately represented by the photos and description on our website, please give us a call and you can return it in the same condition in which you received it within five days of receipt. You will eligible to receive a 90% refund on the item.  Shipping cost can not be refunded. The 10% restocking charge will help cover our handling and credit card costs.  

If you would like to return items from an online purchase for another reason, not related to the item's condition or representation on our website (for example, if you change your mind), you will be eligible for a store credit only.

Condition of Maps and Prints: Minor defects due to age may be present. Significant defects are noted in our descriptions and shown in our photographs.

For purchases in our store, you may exchange your item for store credit only, if the item is returned within 5 days and is in the same condition as when the item was purchased.

Please note:  Maps are subject to availability and prices of items are subject to change. We will do our best to provide you with comparable altnernatives from which you may select, if an item becomes unavailable.

Sizes:  Vertical measurements are normally given before horizontal. Sizes are accurate to the nearest quarter inch.

Mail Ordering:  Orders may be placed through our secure website, by phone by calling 508-945-1660 (MA, USA) or by email.  Email orders will require a phone call in order to collect payment information (sensitive information should not be sent by email).  Please give your phone number when ordering, so that alternatives can be discussed if your first choice has been sold.

In Person:  Our store on Cape Cod is open daily, year 'round. You are welcome to call to verify availability of an item, to check our hours, or to make an appointment with Bob, the owner.

Payment Methods:  Payment may be made by check or credit card. We accept MasterCard and Visa for domestic US orders and Paypal for international purchases. When buying by credit card, be sure to give your credit card number, expiration date, security code, and billing address.  For international payment via Paypal, please contact us for information.

Shipping:  Please add $15 for shipping depending on size or distance.  West of the Mississippi River and for extra large and/or expensive orders, a minimum of $20 will be applied.   International orders will be quoted separately.  Shipping costs for framed pieces will be handled through a local shipping company. Orders totaling a value of over $400 may require additional insurance for shipping and therefore the shipping may cost more (please contact us if you would like a shipping quote). Sales Tax: Please add 6.25% sales tax for shipments to Massachusetts. 

Requests are normally processed within 24-48 hours of order receipt.  Unless requested by customer, items are shipped by U.S. Priority Mail with insurance and delivery confirmation.  Federal Express and UPS delivery are also available for additional cost.  Framed, specialty and extra large items may be shipped through an independent shipper.  We will make the arrangements and finalize them with you prior to shipping.  International Express through the post office is used for shipping outside of the U.S..

Note that the price you pay for shipping covers for part of the cost of packaging, shipping and insurance.  We do not earn a profit from shipping to you.  

Maps of Antiquity is located on Cape Cod
Generally open 10-5
Phone: 508-945-1660

1409 Main Street (Route 28)
Chatham, Massachusetts 02633