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Specimen of Monotype Microscopical Printing of the Lord's Prayer, by Lanston Monotype Ltd, London, ?Early 20th Century

Inventory Number: 64187
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Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
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Brief Description: In a small black cardboard box is a paper note wrapped around a small rectangular piece of metal.
On the top of the metal is a monotype of the Lord's Prayer that is printed, according to the description, entirely within 5/32 of an inch.
A note inside the box reads:

"Monotype Specimin, The Lord's Prayer in 5/32nd of Sqr. Inch. Donated by Mr. Conrad Beck. Jan 1933"
Primary Inscriptions: "Lanston Monotype Ltd. *etter Lane London". is inscribed underneath the prayer
Provenance: Lent by the Royal Microscopical Society with their collection. Donated to the Society by Mr. Conrad Beck, January 1933.
Collection Group: Royal Microscopical Society Collection
Material(s): Metal
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
22 4 4 mm

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