Vintage Letterpress Fancy wood printing blocks 124 pieces 28mm/1.10inches tall fancy alphabet wooden type wood type We have counted 124 pieces, we hope that we did not make any mistake counting, but you will see what you get on the close-up photos. Each character measures 28mm/1.10 inches. The height of the type/character is a standard size of 0.918 inches. Weight of all type blocks approx 700gram.We have removed some dust but did no full cleaning. However, as you can see in the photos, the printing blocks are in good condition. Please observe all photos for the condition of types/characters. Now there is no one making wooden letterpress types in India. All letterpress types foundries shut down a long ago, are doing other business, and Letterpress-Printers changed printing methods.
They are using other printing technology, including offset printing, digital printing, etc. Unfortunately, mostly letterpress machines and types went to scrap-dealers and cremated. So wooden letterpress types going scarce day by day Please be sure that we will carefully pack all types/characters.
So nothing will hurt the types/characters on transport. The item "Vintage Letterpress wood/wooden printing type blocks typography 124 pc 28mm#LB53" is in sale since Friday, September 18, 2020. This item is in the category "Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Type, Cuts & Printing Blocks". The seller is "desimalll" and is located in ALLAHABAD, UTTAR PRADESH. This item can be shipped worldwide.