Re: Mysterious nicks?
I'll bring a copy of the printed piece for you to look at, or maybe
I'll scan the piece and put it up here as a PDF. But the mystery has
been solved. Jerry Kelly has informed me that Zapf indeed wanted the
Sistina to have a roughened edge. And while not all that apparent to
the eye the smaller sizes carry the characteristic as well.
> > The largest size of Sistina (60 or 72)
> > has many, many tiny nicks cast into
> > the outline of the face.
> Could we see exactly what these look like?
> Smoke proofs preferred. :-)