American Multigraph Sales Co. Printer's Typeset Cabinet c.1920
An early 20th century typesetter's table top cabinet with brass handles, original label and segmented drawers used to house steel typeset letters. The bottom of each space in the drawers is curved for better gripping. The piece is structurally sound and has retained the naturally distressed look of an industrial piece of this kind.
- CREATOR American Multigraph Sales Co., Cleveland, Ohio.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1920-1930.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Brass, Wood.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Distressed steel case.
- DIMENSIONS H 10 in. D 21 in. W 23.75 in., Drawers: H 1.5 in. D 16.75 in. W 21.75 in. Segmented drawer spaces: .5 in depth, 1.25 in. x 2.25 in.