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Hi, I'm working on my thesis project which consists in tracing the origin of a huge set of wooden type letters we've got in the fine art academy I study in.
The types seems to come from Xilografia Internazionale Legnago, a xylography industry from Northern Italy.
Among them there is a ultra-compressed grotesk, a geometric sans-serif, a display slab serif and an egyptian display font.
Yesterday, after photographing all the type, I walked to my local supermarket and noticed the very same egyptian font on display on the streets. The uppercase E is almost unmistakeable.
Do you have any idea what this font is?