Grecian X Condensed, 10 line
This type measures 10 line in size and was produced with the end-cut method. The type block does not have a manufacturer’s stamp.
This face was first shown as wood type by Darius Wells and E.R. Webb in Lawrence Johnson’s 1846 Specimen of Wood Letter.
This cut of Grecian Condensed was shown in American Wood Type on page 276 and in the folio on page 89.
Type name used by manufacturer:
Cooley Grecian X Condensed
Hamilton Grecian Extra Condensed or No 40
Knox Extra Condensed Grecian
Morgans & Wilcox Grecian Extra Condensed 
National Printers’ Materials Grecian X Condensed
Page Grecian Extra Condensed 
Tubbs Grecian Extra Condensed
Wells Grecian Extra Condensed 
This is the Wells cut.
Cooley showed Grecian Extra Condensed both with (24 line sample) and without (20 line sample) serif on the crossbar in his c.1859 Specimens of Wood Type.