Stamp Tagging is one of the most intriguing parts of modern philately. With a simple UV detecting device you can uncover rare varieties of otherwise common stamps, significantly increasing the value of your collection. Read a more complete article on Stamp Tagging, it's history and purpose, and how it can enhance your collecting experience and the value of your collection. Notes about Tagging on Postage Stamps: Detecting modern varieties
UV Lamps are also a very valuable tool for Bank Note Collectors and expertizering of all paper collectables.
|SAFE Portable UV Lamp Longwave|
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Shipping Weight: 0.44 pounds
Portable Long-wave Lamp|
Long-wave Lamp (wavelength 366nm). Portable and lightweight. For identifying fluorescent paper (tagging) on stamps of Canada, China, France, Mexico, etc. Also for verifying inks, colors, forgeries, and repairs. Check for quality and authenticity of coins, banknotes, certificates, artwork, etc. Nylon strap is attached for easy carrying.
Operates on 4 "AA" batteries (included).