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Drawer One - Cabinet Three, Printing Type, Foundry, 8pt Canberra OS, U & L Object Reg. No: HT 24909 1

One of ten drawers in a cabinet containing Foundry type. The type comes from F. T. Wimble, Sydney and carries their pin mark. The cabinet has not been identified as to maker.
Wooden drawer with two metal handles with central metal label holder. Drawer is partitioned by wooden dividers into three sections. Each of these three sections is further partitioned by wooden dividers into different sized compartments containing type.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 70 mm (Height), 783 mm (Width)

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Tagged with: printing, printing type, printing industry
Themes this item is part of: Metal Founts, Information & Communication Collection
Primary Classification: COMMUNICATIONS
Secondary Classification: Printing
Tertiary Classification: printing type, blocks & plates
Inscriptions: 6 POINT CANBERRA O.S.U. & L.
Manufacturer: F. T. Wimble, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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