This type measures 5 line in size and was produced with the end-cut method. The type block is stamped The Hamilton Mfg. Co, Chicago & Two Rivers which was used by Hamilton between 1889–1891.
This face was first shown as wood type by William H. Page in his 1872 Specimens of Wood Type.
This cut of Norwich Aldine was shown in American Wood Type on page 261 and in the folio on page 17.
Type name used by manufacturer:
Hamilton Norwich Aldine or No 116
Page Norwich Aldine 
Tubbs Windham Aldine
Wells York Aldine or No 490 
This cut is the Hamilton cut.