Matrix grid for Linofilm 505 photosetter, 1950-1976

Made:
1950-1976 in New York state
maker:
Mergenthaler Linotype Company

Linofilm 505 photosetter matrix grid, serial number 1890-0-26266, 1950-1976. The characters are inscribed onto a glass plate and the matrix remains stationary during the printing process.

Details

Category:
Printing & Writing
Object Number:
1976-442
Materials:
acetate (film), glass, metal (unknown), steel (metal)
type:
printing matrix
credit:
Linotype Paul Ltd.
status:
Permanent collection

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