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‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface
‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface
‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface
‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface
‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface
‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface
‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface

‘Bore’ Letterpress woodtype typeface

Regular price £179.00

Newly cut letterpress typeface designed by Austin Stahl and based on the signage found at the Baltimore Harbour Tunnel.

Available in sizes 4 line (16.9mm), 8 line (33.8mm) and 12 line (50.8mm) cut from end grain English Sycamore (part of the Maple family) wood using a combination of modern CNC technology and traditional hand woodworking tools (including an original printers saw), made to English type-high (0.918in or 23.3mm) within plus or minus 0.1mm tolerance, sealed with shellac and hand finished with a traditional polished printing surface.

Available as a 3A scheme - 62 letters. Please see scheme details on the left.

I can also cut individual letters if you have a particular project in mind - please email what letters you would like.

Other sizes available - please ask.

A percentage of the sale goes to Austin to encourage him to draw more typefaces!

Baltimore poster designed and printed by Mark McKellier. 

Materials:
English Sycamore (part of the Maple family), clear shellac

Dimensions:
Each block varies in width but on average measures 16.9 x 23.3 x 16.9mm for 4 line, 33.8 x 23.3 x 33.8mm for 8 line and 50.8 x 23.3 x 50.8mm for 12 line.

Made by Mark McKellier

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Estimated delivery times: (please note each item is made to order):

Please check my production schedule and then add the below times to the end of my current order to give you an idea of a delivery date.

UK – 2 weeks
Europe – 3 weeks
International (everywhere else) – 4 weeks

Postage:
UK: Sent by Royal Mail Special Delivery tracked service - next day delivery aim. Up to £250 for loss or damage.

Europe: Sent by FedEx courier.
Up to £250 for loss or damage.

International: Sent by FedEx courier. Up to £250 for loss or damage.