Empty Space & Quad Case


This English typecase construction matches that shown in Miller & Richard: Specimens of Book Newspaper Jobbing and Ornamental Types (1894) and still in Printing Type Specimens (1927). Another Space and Quad case is Palmer & Rey 1892 Type Specimen Book, and American Printing Equipment & Supply Co, Catalog, 1983 show an Improved version.

Other empty cases
ie with the boxes left blank
Other type layouts
ie with characters assigned to boxes
Full Index of layoutsGlossary of terms usedSources of the layoutsIntroduction
Quantities in a fount of typeQuantities in a case of type
Notes about Job
and Double Cases
Notes about Upper casesNotes about Lower casesAlembic home page

This page was written in 2015 by David Bolton and last updated 26 April 2015.