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1/25/2018 7:38:29 AM
Posted: 9/15/2010 12:50:41 PM EST
Does anybody know which fonts were used for the dial and bezel of this watch (for both the numbers and letters)?

http://www.kalmarantiques.com.au/resources/1/rolex-daytona-116509-7.jpg
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 12:58:37 PM EST
Eurostile?

Link Posted: 9/15/2010 1:03:19 PM EST
how about the one the constituation was written in?
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 1:05:13 PM EST


I think you pretty much nailed it for the numbers (they're just squashed a little horizontally on the watch), but the letters don't look right.
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 1:08:25 PM EST
[Last Edit: 9/15/2010 1:11:00 PM EST by AssaultRifler]
I think the Bezel is Eurostile or a variation thereof see http://new.myfonts.com/fonts/agfa/eurostile/

Type in "1234567890 UNITS PER HOUR"

"SWISS MADE" and text under "Rolex' looks to be Eurostile Condensed, but spacing is off
Link Posted: 9/15/2010 1:18:47 PM EST
Originally Posted By AssaultRifler:
I think the Bezel is Eurostile or a variation thereof see http://new.myfonts.com/fonts/agfa/eurostile/

Type in "1234567890 UNITS PER HOUR"

"SWISS MADE" and text under "Rolex' looks to be Eurostile Condensed, but spacing is off


Yeah, the numbers are definitely Eurostile Bold Extended #2 or something extremely close to it, but I don't think the text on the dial below "Rolex" is part of the Eurostile family. Look at the leg on the R specifically. It's straight, but the Eurostile fonts R has a curved leg.
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