No 412, 12 line

Specimen of No 142, line 12

This type measures 12 line in size and was produced with the end-cut method. The type block    is stamped Hamilton, Two Rivers, Wis.  which was used by Hamilton between 1891–1950s.

This face was first shown as wood type by William H. Page in his 1882  Specimens of Wood Type and Borders.

No 142 was shown in  American Wood Type on page 323. This cut was not shown in the folio.

Type name used by manufacturer:

Morgans & Wilcox Beveled  [3219]

Page No 142 [278]

Tubbs No 2179

This is the Page cut.