Set of letterpress wood type characters. A wonderful typeface and surely a great addition to every collection.
Probably this set should date from around 1940. We have counted 188 pieces, we hope, that we did not make any mistake on counting, but you will see, what you get on the close-up photos. Each character measures 72 mm - 2.83 inch. For those with descenders 81 mm - 3.19 inch We have removed some dust, but did no full cleaning.However, as you can see on the photos, the printing blocks are in very good condition. The characters were stored up to now in drawers.
Please be sure, that a careful packaging will be done for the characters, so nothing will hurt the characters on transport. Please check also our other auctions, we have some more letterpress sets for sale, as we a parting from some printing blocks of our collection. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Type, Cuts & Printing Blocks". The seller is "vintage-letterpress" and is located in this country: DE.
This item can be shipped worldwide.