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30s/40s deco eaglefeather-esque

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This may be handdrawn. What are these style "S"s called?
asked by heffron (110 points) Jun 6, 2016

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Yes, this is lettering, not type. I don’t know a commonly used term for this form of ‘S’, other than to describe it as an Art Deco, diagonal ‘S’. See also Mostra Nuova which has this ‘S’ as an alt.

 

answered by Stewf Expert (3,274 points) Jun 8, 2016
selected by Stewf Aug 20, 2016
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