Other tools in Stamp collection ? Stamp Tongs, Magnifier
If you want to make your collection a worthy one, then you should use stamp tongs without fail under all circumstances. There are plastic and stainless steel tongs and you can choose between them based on your choice.
Stamp tongs come in various sizes ranging from 3 to 5 inches in length and can be purchased for $5.00 to $15.00. There are few expensive or high-end stamp tongs, but it is always preferable to go in for tongs that are nominal in cost.
stamp collectors are always very particular that they handle their stamps
with the barest minimum contact with the stamps. For such purpose, they
use a very special tong with very pointed tips so that only a minimum
area of the stamp comes in contact with the tongs.
process of your stamp collection, you may come across many stamps that
are very small in size and you may find it difficult to identify them
or read them with your naked eyes. A magnifier can come very handy in
reading or identifying such small stamps. A magnifier will assist you
to see the details clearly and there by helps you identify the stamps
and assess the condition correctly.
tools Color Guides Perforation Gauge Glassine Envelopes | Other
tools in Stamp collection Stamp Catalogues Watermark Detector |
tools in Stamp collection Stamp Tongs Magnifier | Other
tools Stamp Removing Fluids Hinges Periodicals | Terminologies
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