The hand proofs are included and were pulled from this exact wood block. The engraved details are still razor sharp and in excellent condition and will be an excellent pattern mold as was intended for the foundry to produce very valuable metal type.I will be listing other museum quality, exceptionally rare early 19th century hand-engraved wood type foundry specimens. I fully guarantee that this early American printing wood block is from the 1840's or thereabouts, entirely hand engraved and authentic as detailed in the listing description. The item "UNIQUE 1840'S MUSEUM QUALITY HAND ENGRAVED ORNAMENTAL WOOD TYPE FOUNDRY SPECIMEN" is in sale since Wednesday, July 25, 2018. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Type, Cuts & Printing Blocks".
The seller is "suzyye17" and is located in Honolulu, Hawaii. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia.