Portugese Small Caps Case

  Á     É     Í     Ó     Ú     Ç     Ã     Õ   

This Portugese case lay is the Caixa de versaletes shown by da Silva, Manual do Tipógrafo, 2nd ed. 1962. It is a three quarter sized case 66x47cm with 39 boxes and is used for small capitals. Note that K and W are out of alphabetic sequence, whereas English lays would have J and U out of sequence.

The empty configuration is Small Cap Case.

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This page was written in 2020 by David Bolton and last updated 27 February 2020.