35 line Skeleton Antique

image and printed proof of a Skeleton Antique wood type capital letter BFirst appearing on William H. Page & Co.’s 1865 Price List for Wood Type, Borders, Reglet, Etc., Skeleton Antique is a condensed, light face, no-frills, monolinear slab serif. This caps only font (missing the D and X) was acquired last weekend during a visit to Dave Churchman’s reknowned “Boutique de Junque,” in Indianapolis. Unfortunately, no manufacturer’s stamp is present on the single capital A.