Items condition classification

Evaluation of the condition of books and game boxes.

The conditions have been summarized in following terms:

SW: Shrink-wrapped, mean that the item is always under factory shrink.

M: Mint, Condition of an item find in a game store: perfect.

NM : As new, only the slightest wear.

EX : Excellent, some marks and use traces can be found.

VG : Very Good, used, may have medium sized creased, scuff marks, small stain.

F : Fair, useable but well used, may have tears, pen marks, highlighting, loose pages.

P : Poor, too many flaws to be described.


 

Notes:

All items have to be considered as complete unless description precised it.

In most used boardgames and wargames dice are not include.

For wargames the distinction is made between punched and unpunched counters.

Some conditions can be precised with the use of a + or - (EX+ is a condition between Near mint and Excellent)

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