Nameplate [Mergenthaler Linotype Co.]

Mergenthaler Linotype Company, Maker


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Maker and Role
Mergenthaler Linotype Company, Maker
Description
Model plate from Mergenthaler Linotype with model number and serial number. Square. Brass with writing on black background. Plate has 4 drill holes, one in each of the corners. The reverse of the plate has remanence of adhesive, from where is was affixed previously. See Brief History.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
Signature/Marks and Type
LINOTYPE / MODEL 14 No 30686 / MANUFACTURED BY / MERGENTHALER LINOTYPE CO. / NEW YORK, U.S.A. / ORIGINATORS AND IMPROVERS / OF THE LINOTYPE Inscribed
Accession No
2013.49.2
Credit Line
Mergenthaler Linotype Company. Nameplate [Mergenthaler Linotype Co.], 2013.49.2. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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