Please note: All products are made to order. Current production time: 12 weeks

‘Lidlington’ ornamented letterpress numerals
‘Lidlington’ ornamented letterpress numerals

‘Lidlington’ ornamented letterpress numerals

Regular price $104.00

A redrawn version of 'Festive Numerals' (Festliche Ziffern) designed by Hermann Zapf for Stempel Foundry in, Germany in 1951. 

12 line (50.8mm) and 16 line (67.7mm) versions cut from end grain English hard 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 0.2mm tolerance, with a traditional polished shellac printing surface.

Available as a set of 10 numerals, 0 - 9 plus a dash and bullet point - 12 blocks in total.

Alternative schemes available, please contact me.

Materials:
English end grain hardwood, clear shellac

Dimensions:
Each block measures an average of 36mm x 23.3mm x 50.8mm.

Made by Mark McKellier. Copyright 2021.

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

Please check my production schedule to give you an idea of a delivery date - scroll until you see a clear week.

UK – up to 12 weeks
Europe – up to 13 weeks
International (everywhere else) – up to 13 weeks

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

International: Sent by DHL courier. Shipping Insurance provided by Secursus.