Canada #BK259a-260b 2002 Tourist Attractions Issue, Complete $3.25 & $6.25 Booklets, Tullis Russell Coatings Paper, Dead Paper, 4 mm GT-4 Tagging, Open and Sealed Covers

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Two very well centered and very fine examples of the $3.25 and $6.25 booklets from the 2002 Tourist Attractions Issue, with the $3.25 booklet having a sealed cover and the $6.25 booklet having an open cover. The contents have the following characteristics:

Paper type: Tullis Russell Coatings paper

Paper fluorescence: Dead Paper

Printing method: Lithography

Pane or tab markings: Ashton-Potter (USA) and "C" 

Tagging type: 4 mm GT-4 Tagging

Printer: Ashton Potter (USA) Limited

Perforation or die cut: Die Cut 11.3 x 11.4

Stamp colours: Multicoloured


The covers display the following characteristics:


Cover fluorescence: N/A

Cover seal type: Unsealed, open covers

Cover design: Tourist Attractions

Cover binding type: No binding


The Unitrade catalogue value for VF-75 mint examples of this booklet is $22.50. The booklets offered here grade VF-84 as follows:


Cover freshness: 10/10

Centering of the panes: 54/70 

Condition of cover edges: 5/5

Freshness of the panes: 5/5

Absence of visible cover flaws or stains: 5/5

Condition of interleaving and contents: 5/5


To gain a better understanding of the above numeric grading system for booklets, and to see illustrative examples of how the different grades may appear, please visit the following pages:


Determining a Grade for Booklets

Illustrative Examples of Different Grades


For information regarding fluorescence and tagging, please visit the following pages:


Understanding Paper Fluorescence




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