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Cabinet D - Printing Type, Linotype Object Reg. No: HT 25697

Summary:
Cabinet and matrices from the Victorian Government Printing Office. The date of manufacture is unknown. The Cabinet name (Cabinet D) is based on the inscription on the front of the cabinet.
There are two linotype cabinets, C and D.
Cabinet D is as found and the contents are presumed to match the drawer labels.
Description:
Brown wooden purpose built cabinet with sloping drawers.
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 1030 mm (Height), 480 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: Front of cabinet: D/G P O Museum Wanted
Drawer fronts: (numbered 1 through to 10 and type details)
User: Victorian Government Printing Office, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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