Empty Two Thirds Cap Case


This U.S. typecase configuration is shown by Hamilton Manufacturing Co: Modern Printing Office Furniture Catalogue 15 (1922) and Catalog 16 (c.1932) as their model 2850. It is also shown by American Type Founders: Catalogue (1923), Thompson Cabinet Co: Catalog 47 (1949), Kelsey: Printers Supply Book (1969) and American Printing Equipment & Supply Co: Catalog (1987). The configuration is the same as the full size case, e.g. Henry 1917 and the lay is also the same, e.g. Henry 1917. The case dimensions are given by APE&S as 213/4 x 165/8 inches. Note the modern U.S. style of the three central rows larger than the top three and bottom one.

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This page was written in 2009 by David Bolton and last updated 24 February 2009.