Bond Paper is known for its strength and durability, and is used in checks, stock certificates, and important business documents. For the most sensitive prints, copper plates were hand carved and pressed onto Bond Paper. The copper plates were stored in safes to prevent theft and forgery.
Mitsubishi Paper Mills Bond Paper was first manufactured in 1921. Spica Bond is a variation that was released in 1970 exclusively for Takeo Paper. It is believed to be modeled after the Speaker Bond Paper that was manufactured back in the 1940s. The manufacturer added a unique watermark to the paper to indicate their confidence in its quality.
Grain direction: Long grain