Space band from Linotype machine owned by Bob Watkins

Made:
c1965 in Altrincham

Space band owned by Bob Watkins during his time as an apprentice at the Linotype and Machinery Co. in Broadheath, Trafford in the mid-1960s.

The space band is an important component part of a Linotype machine, used to seperate words and justify a line of type.

Details

Category:
Printing & Writing
Object Number:
2015-2019/39
type:
space band
credit:
Gift of Bob Watkins

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