Offered: Vintage Condensed Gothic , Five line wood type, 5 Pica Line/ 60 points (approximate 13/16 inch letter height). Font has no manufacture’s mark. Offering is a sizable 123 piece font which includes a complete alphabet of Caps letters, full set of numerals/figures as well as some punctuation. Offering also includes a supply of spacing material all 5 line height, aka 5 pica, aka 60 points. All spacing material you see in the photographs is included, spacing ranges from 2, 6, and 12 point leads to larger sizes that are foundry cast. There are also four pieces of rule that are included that can be substituted (if in need) for Cap letter “I” can be found included around the edges of the galley form. The substitute cap I’s are not included in the count shown since these are not wood type. Please refer to photos for detail of included spacing material. PLEASE NOTE: This font DOES NOT include lowercase letters. Please see chart below for more information on font letter distribution offered; chart below includes character count for entire font: Cap letters, figures & punctuation included. This offering was photographed using a 9 x 13 galley as a reference to size. The galley is not included in this offering. As mentioned above this offering has no manufactures markings. Unfortunately there were numerous small wood type manufactures that did not identify their company on the Cap A as was the practice for most of the notable wood type manufactures that printers are familiar with Hamilton, Tubbs, and Page to name a few. This offering would make a very nice addition if you have been considering adding wood type to your shop inventory. This is a small enough size (one inch tall) plus being a condensed face you are not restricted from using this on smaller sized platen presses. You could easily accommodate use of this font with a table top press. There are very little evidence of dings or damage. From all indications this is a very well cared for font with no trimmed down letters. Please carefully view all photos included with this offering for acceptability to your needs and requirments. Inventory of letter distribution. A – 6 B – 3 C – 5 D – 3 E – 6 F – 3 G – 3 H – 4 I – 4. J – 2 K – 1 L – 4 M – 4 N – 5 O – 5 P – 2 Q – 1 R – 4. S – 5 T – 4 U – 5 V – 2 W – 3 X – 1 Y – 3 Z – 1. Total wood Cap letters included: 89 pieces. Four additional Cap “I” included but not added to this count. These are solid monotype cast rule that can be substituted for cap “I” if you choose. Please see photos for detail. Cap “O” and numeral “0” can be interchanged. They are identical in width and appearance. 1 – 3 2 – 2 3 – 2 4 – 2 5 – 2 6 – 2 7 – 2 8 – 2 9 – 2 0 – 2. Total wood type figures included: 21 pieces. Figure “0” and Cap letter “O”. Ampersand (&) 1, Exclamation Mark! 2, Open quote (‘) 2, Colon (:) 1. Hyphen (-) 1, Question Mark? Total wood type punctuation and etc. Additional notes on above inventory. This offering includes 80 Cap letters and 7 punctuation. Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions in regards to this offering. The item “5 line Condensed Gothic Letterpress Wood Type /Comp. Caps 123 pcs FREE SHIPPING” is in sale since Saturday, January 13, 2018. This item is in the category “Business & Industrial\Printing & Graphic Arts\Printing & Graphic Essentials\Type, Cuts & Printing Blocks”. The seller is “pjletterpress” and is located in Waterford, Pennsylvania. 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, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia.
- Brand: unknown Wood Type mfg.
- Model: 5 pica /Condensed Gothic
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
- MPN: Does Not Apply