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1870s Robust Sheep Daughaday Model Press Block C1799
C1799

6.5 x 4 pica ( 1 1/16 x 5/8 inch )

Early printer's block that features a sheep or ram at pasture. Electrotype copper face mounted on hardwood printer's block.

Foundry Marking: Stamped on one side by J.W. Daughaday & Co. Model Press, Philadelphia. Years of operation: 1877 to 1885.

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