Empty Dutch Letterkast


This Dutch case configuration is one that is in use at the Avalon Pers in the Netherlands in 1997. It is also the configuration shown by Hostettler: Technical Terms of the Printing Industry (1949, and 4th rev ed 1963) as being used by Enschedé en Zonen, Haarlem. There is a Two Third version, and a version for extra ligatures.

The actual layout is Letterkast. The case dimensions are 32½ by 20 inches.

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This page was written in 1997 by David Bolton and last updated 10 April 2009.