Jump to content
Curated quality fonts from I Love Typography
  • Flong or mat | Definition and Translations

    A flong (also mat or stereo mould) is a relief impression (in materials such as papier-mâché or plaster mould) of a forme created from handset metal type and/or printing blocks. It is used to cast a so-called stereotype, which is then used for printing.

     

    German: Mater

    Related Term(s): Stereotype


    Ralf Herrmann By Ralf Herrmann ()
    Contributors:

    Terms linking to this term:



    User Feedback


    There are no comments to display.



    Create an account or sign in to comment

    You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

    Create an account

    Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

    Register a new account

    Sign in

    Already have an account? Sign in here.

    Sign In Now

Our partners

Font Licensing Made Easy.
The largest selection of professional fonts for any project. Over 130,000 available fonts, and counting.
Discover the Best Deals for Freelance Designers.
Great Design Assets Just Got Affordable.
Discover the fonts from the Germany foundry FDI Type. A brand of Schriftkontor Ralf Herrmann.
Curated quality fonts from I Love Typography.
Support educational typography content and get access to a growing collection of exclusive content (like articles, galleries and font downloads).
×
×
  • Create New...

🍪 Important Information:

This website uses functional cookies.