Designed by Peter Schnorr and released by Berthold in 1901 [Reichardt] or 1903 [Seemann]. A halbfett was added in 1903. Accompanied by ornaments and a set of initials. Also sold by Società Augusta as Dante. [Reichardt]
The digital revival by Tom Wallace (HiH, 2001, used for sample) includes Augsburger Schrift, Augsburger Initials, and Augsburger Ornamente. The initials are also included in Initials RMU Two (RMU, 2012). Peter Wiegel’s Augsburger Schrift CAT (2016) has many ligatures and is released unter the GPL and OFL licenses. See also Gothic Initials Five (Gerald Gallo).
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