Amsterdam Type foundry

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Lettergieterij Amsterdam
Industry Type foundry
Headquarters Amsterdam, The Netherlands

The Amsterdam Type foundry was a Dutch type foundry which contributed a number of original type designs early in the 20th century. It eventually became a division of Tetterode. On October 1, 2000, Tetterode transferred the rights for all their typefaces to Linotype.[1]


Foundry Type[edit]

These foundry types were produced by the Amsterdam Type foundry:[2][3]

Cold Type[edit]

These designs were produced by the Amsterdam Type foundry for photocomposition:


  1. ^ "Tetterode". MyFonts. 2011-11-22. Retrieved 2011-11-22. 
  2. ^ Jaspert, W. Pincus, W. Turner Berry and A.F. Johnson. The Encyclopedia of Type Faces. Blandford Press Lts.: 1953, 1983, ISBN 0-7137-1347-X, p. 2408-249
  3. ^ Choice of Modern types, second revised edition, character proof of Lettergieterij Amsterdam, (no date)