· Beyond recognition of its original condition.
· Damaged to the point value has been heavily affected.
· Item has significant damage.
· Item has major damage and rust, but mostly intact, Damage quite noticeable.
· May not be suitable for a collector.
· Visible repairs have been made to the item.
|C3||Very Good Condition
· Some noticeable wear, tear and/or fading.
· Label and printing could be slightly dull, sun damaged, slight rust on tin.
· Noticeable wear and tear on label, dent in tin, missing paperwork; wood insert or box.
· Item may be dirty, dull, dusty, some of its labelling missing.
· In great condition, as you would expect from a reputable seller.
· Item only has minimal to minor show of wear including box, certificate etc.
· Graphics are bright, no fading on labelling, no rust on tin, no water marks etc.
· The item would have to have been stored away in exceptional condition and, any additional boxes, certificates in mint condition also.
· In almost new condition, as you would expect from a store, if sold in a box, the item is in the original box.
· C-5 items are flawless with no signs of wear, tears and/or signs of damage.