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19th Century Printer at Type Cabinet
F1001

5 x 8 pica ( 7/8 x 1 inch )

Beautiful early cut that features a printer at work, surrounded by decorative scrollwork. Solid foundry cast alloy with electrotype copper face.

Foundry identification mark on one side: Franklin Type Foundry, Cincinnati. Years of operation: 1856 to 1892

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