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1860s Collins M'Leester Horse and Rider
7.5 x 3.5 pica ( 1 1/4 x 9/16 inch )

Scarce type block from the Collins & M'Leester Type Foundry, Philadelphia. Solid foundry cast alloy with electrotype copper face.

Foundry Marking: Stamped on one side: Collins & M'Leester, Phila Da. Years of operation: 1853 to 1892.

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