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Clearcut Oldstyle

Clearcut Oldstyle

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Object Name
Matrices, Set of
American Type Founders Company
place made
United States: New Jersey, Elizabeth
Physical Description
brass (overall material)
overall:in drawer13: 7/16 in x 12 7/16 in x 5 5/16 in; 1.11125 cm x 31.59125 cm x 13.49375 cm
overall:in drawer15: 7/16 in x 23 3/8 in x 7 3/4 in; 1.11125 cm x 59.3725 cm x 19.685 cm
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Work and Industry: Graphic Arts
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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