Canada #BK96b (McCann BK96Bd) 1988-1991 Wildlife and Architecture Issue, a VFNH 50c Vending Machine Counter Booklet, Green Tab Markings, Tag Bar on UR of Tab, DF Cover, LF/LF Pane
A VFNH complete 50c vending machine booklet from the 1988-1991 Wildlife and Architecture Issue, containing the 37c blue Parliament buildings. The booklet has green selvedge tab markings, a DF brown cover, and LF/LF 80 mm pane. The pane has a tag bar at the upper right of the selvedge tab. The cover also has an H on the Back that is 1.7 mm high.
The BABN produced the counter booklets with a counting mark to mark every 50th booklet in the production run. They are much scarcer than the regular booklets. On this booklet all the counters typically occur on the Gargoyle cover.
Unitrade lists this booklet, at $5 for VFNH, when the 150% premium for counter booklets is applied. The booklet offered here grades 80 as follows:
Cover freshness: 10/10
Centering of the pane: 50/70
Condition of cover edges: 5/5
Freshness of the pane: 5/5
Absence of visible cover flaws or stains: 5/5
Condition of interleaving and contents: 5/5