Archived entries for Antique Extra Condensed No. 3

15 line Antique Extra Condensed No. 3

 

15 line Antique X Condensed No. 3

William H. Page was the first to offer this sturdy design, calling it Antique Extra Condensed No. 3. With curt, unbracketed slab serifs, and squinting counters this extra condensed face sets a tense line. Nearly all wood type manufacturers offered a version, most calling it by the same name as Page. Hamilton Manufacturing Co. simply titled it No. 255.



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