How to bid & buy
Register to bid
Consign to auction
Frequently asked questions
After the auction
Consign to auction
Right of revocation
I just placed my order but was not asked for a payment during checkout. How can I pay?
All orders placed with ratisbon’s are checked by a specialist in order to calculate the shipping costs to your country for the items you ordered. We will also double check your selected shipping method and are happy to assist in case there is a better option available than the one chosen by you.
If you decide to change your shipping or payment method after receiving your invoice, just
drop us a line
and we will be happy to send a new invoice according to your preferences.
To pay your invoice either see the email "payment instructions" we sent to you or visit
What ways of payment do you offer?
We offer all the common ways of payment such as by Mastercard and VISA, EU or international bank transfer using our IBAN and BIC as well as a paying via PayPal or cash. For more information, please visit
Do you offer a payment plan such as paying in instalments?
before placing your order or online bids and we will be happy to discuss further details.
I have consigned with ratisbon’s. Can I use my credit towards my new order?
Yes, you can use your auction payoff credit with any of your future orders if you decide not to receive your outcome right now. Just let us know after placing an order and we will be happy to use your credit towards your new bill. During checkout, you will also be ablt to choose the option "auction payoff" (only available to consignors).
Can I pay over the phone providing my credit card details?
To meet the high security standards required for card payments, we do not keep or even access your card details. For this reason, we cannot charge credit cards via the phone. However, when choosing "Mastercard/VISA" during checkout we will automatically send an invoice which provides you with a convinient payment link.
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