Dead Words: Phalerate

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  • This piece of type was a submission for the Dead Words project by Karen To.
    The piece was entirely hand drawn and then colour was added on the computer before being uploaded. It is based on blackletter style calligraphy and celebrates intricate detail and embellishment.
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  • Phalerate(fale-reyt) adj.1656-1702, ornamented; decorated Ex. The phalerate umbrella-stand in the corner of the room attracted the guests' attention.
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