All Pictures are enlarged for Clarity Points are a measurement of the. Block Height which the letter is on.So the letter printing is smaller than. When these were manufactured at the foundry they. Were cataloged at the block height. The below conversions are the block height. 12 pt is approx 1/8 inch 18 pt is approx 1/4 inch. 24 pt is approx 5/16 36 pt is aprrox 1/2 inch.
48 pt is approx 5/8 inch 60 pt is approx 13/16. 72 pt is approx 1 inch 84 pt is approx 1 3/16 inch. The item "Monogram Initials 48 pt. Letterpress Metal type Printers Type" is in sale since Thursday, December 10, 2020.
This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Type, Cuts & Printing Blocks". The seller is "larrybball" and is located in Portland, Oregon. This item can be shipped to North, South, or Latin America, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Australia.