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My father had two of these in his pre-press shop and taught...
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Presstype Burnisher
contributed by Mark Fisher


Hard to believe that we used to lay down type using plastic sheets of waxy lettering. To burnish them off the plastic and onto the board we used these burnishers or the edge of a nickel.


museum storage: Typography
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