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German foundry font

George Thomas
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George Thomas

Long shot on ID for this eBay item. A very nice looking font of likely German foundry origin, and probably pre-1900. Any helpful information will be very much appreciated.


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Ralf Herrmann

Aristokrat, which was available from D. Stempel and  Ludwig & Mayer. 

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George Thomas

Thanks Ralf. Do you happen to know the time in which it was released?

::edit:: Never mind; I found the information on it.
Designed by Albert Christoph Auspurg
b. Frankfurt am Main, 1868, d. Leipzig, 1943.
Ludwig&Mayer: Aristokrat (1912),


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