Canada #BK343-344 2004-2010 Floral & Canadian Pride Definitives, Complete $5.58 & $6.60 Booklets, Dead Paper, Smeary, Washed Out 4 mm GT-4 Tagging That is Tripled

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Two well centered and very fine examples of the $5.58 booklet containing the flat-leaved bladderwort and the $6.60 booklet containing the Marsh Skullcap, showing the weak tagging from the first printing, with the tagging tripled, with two sets of ghost tagging bars visible on each pane.  The contents have the following characteristics:

Paper type: Tullis Russell Coatings paper

Paper fluorescence: Dead Paper

Printing method: Lithography

Pane or tab markings: Lowe-Martin and "C"

Tagging type: 4 mm GT-4 Tagging

Printer: Lowe-Martin

Tagging varieties: Washed out tagging, tripled. 

Perforation or die cut: Die Cut

Stamp colours: Multicoloured


The covers display the following characteristics:


Cover fluorescence: N/A

Cover seal type: Unsealed

Cover design: Flat-Leaved Bladderwort and the Marsh Skullcap

Cover markings or type: "Collection Canada 2006". C-Paper designation, with the "C" above the "S" of "Sophie"


The Unitrade catalogue value for a VF-75 mint examples of these booklets is $27. The booklets offered here grades 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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