The nomenclature or " lettering " of maps is a subject deserving special attention.
A copper plate having been coated with wax, outline and ornament are cut into the wax, the lettering is impressed with type, and the intaglio thus produced is electrotyped.
I4.Stele of mr Explanation of Lettering: st.
Thus the lettering of the map, having been set up in type, is inked in and transferred to a stone or a zinc-plate, or it is impressed upon transfer-paper and transferred to the stone.
The enamelled decoration on the lamps is restricted to lettering, scrolls and conventional foliage; on other objects figure-subjects of all descriptions are freely used.
E., the connexions of the generative organs, lettering as above: o.d., o.d., oviducts; f., fertilizing canal; X 30.
The collar for striking English crown pieces is made in three sections now that raised lettering is put on the edge of the coin.
In this method of lettering, every enclosed space must be designated by a letter; all external forces must be represented by lines outside the frame, and each space between any two forces must receive a distinctive letter; this method of lettering was first proposed by O.
There are five classes; the badge is a silver sun of seven clustered rays, with crescent and star between each cluster; on a gold centre is the sultan's name in black Turkish lettering, surrounded by a red fillet inscribed with the words Zeal, Devotion, Loyalty; it is suspended from a red crescent and star; the ribbon is red with green borders.
- Method of transferring charge from bucket to main charging bell, without permitting escape of furnace gas (lettering as in fig.
Another has Cornish lettering, which can no longer be deciphered; and there are British and Roman crosses.
Lettering as in (2).
Lettering of upper f igure.
Lettering of lower figure.
Section, lettering h, Hinges.