© LJW ANTIQUES

LOVELY SET OF LARGE WOODEN LETTERPRESS BLOCKS

£180.00Price
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    H: 25.5cm (10.04in)

    W: 16.5cm (6.50in)

    D: 2.4cm (0.94in)

    Period: First quarter 20th Century

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    These five lovely, large carved wooden letterpress printing blocks spell out 'beads' in stylish Art Nouveau-esque typography. 

    In the second photo you'll see a standard sized business card placed into shot to provide a sense of scale - each letter measures around 25.5cm high and is 16.5cm wide so much larger than the norm and the years of contact with ink have left the wooden letters with a dark, rich colouring. 

    Excepting for a few small scuffs/nicks to the sides the blocks are in good condition and stand on end relatively happily for display purposes. 

    Each letter is roughly 25.5cm high, 16.5cm wide and 2.4cm deep.