2 registered packages to germany lost in past month

Discussion in 'Lost or Stolen Horological Items' started by Luca, Mar 14, 2011.

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  1. Luca

    Luca Registered User

    Jan 19, 2004
    #1 Luca, Mar 14, 2011
    Last edited: Mar 14, 2011
    So it appears the German postal service may be going downhill. I sent two registered packages to Germany recently and both unaccounted for - which is amazing considering registered mail is supposedly signed for and tracked at every stop. I wonder what is happening there? In the future it will be Express Mail with signature only, fully insured.

    The items lost: Omega Seamaster De Ville with movement no. 21898023 (best I can tell) caliber 560 with case no. 166.020. Date watch. Item 2 is a Swiss Chronograph with Register pocket watch made for Arthur Jackson in Toronto. The movement no. is 1263315. Gold filled.

  2. doug sinclair

    doug sinclair Registered User

    Aug 27, 2000
    Calgary, Alberta
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    You have posted to a thread that has been inactive for almost one year. I have sent you a private message suggesting you contact the original poster (Luca), and how to do it.
  3. Dr. Jon

    Dr. Jon Moderator
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    Dec 14, 2001
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    Its an old thread but I amstill annoyed enough about my incident I'll bring it up again.

    I had a registered package to Germany via DHL stolen and despite assuring me be phone that it was fully covered they offered me about $60 against the $850 value plus cost of giving it to them to steal. If the German post office uses DHL, it's clear to me where it got stolen

    I do not buy from anyone who ships via DHL and i won't use any carrier affiliated with them.

    My sympathy, I truly know how you feel.

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