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Hi! I'm back with yet another mystery. I have purchased an Art Nouveau type which seems to include swashes? For example look at the the A and the S. Manufacturer unknown. From around 1900. I hope to discover its name and origine. Thank you.
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What a great buy! This is Secession/Sezession, released around 1900 by Berthold and Bauer. Here's a specimen of this regular weight that I just scanned here at Letterform Archive:

 

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Stewf, you are truly the Sherlock Holmes of typography! Thank you yet again for sharing your knowledge with me (us)!
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