Kelly’s caption for this caps-only face reads that Wells & Webb showed it in 1849 as Antique Ornamented.¹ Star THP PartnerAlan Prescott has made a series of no less than seven variations to mix ‘n’ match for super chromatic separation effects.
¹Kelly, R.R. (1977): American Wood Type, 1828–1900|Notes on the Evolution of Decorated and Large Types, page 243. Litton Educational Publishing, Inc./Van Nostrand Reinhold Company (New York 1969). Reprinted by DaCapo Press, Inc. (New York 1977).