This typeface is based on the stencilled lettering seen on Venetian boats, such as on the commercial mototopo boats. These numerals and characters give the license number and sometimes a business name.
Photos: Taken in Venice over several years these images were used to build up a full alphabet set and numerals. Sotoportego Foscara – it’s rare to see a street name using this stencil typeface in Venice, it tends to be used on boats and occasionally on buildings that have a maritime business.


Name: Venetian Marine
Date: 2008-11
Foundry: Atlas
Weight: condensed
Tags: Venice, maritime, marine, gondola, vaporetto, boat, stencil, display, condensed, serif..

The character set for this font includes: 2 uppercase sets, 2 numeral sets and accented variants for most Latin script languages.

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