Egyptian 505 font family
Designed by André Gürtler in 1967
Egyptian 505 is a slab serif style family; during the 19th Century, slab serif types were commonly referred to as "Egyptian"-style faces. Gurtler designed Egyptian 505 in the strain of Adrian Frutiger's famous Egyptienne typeface; Gurtler and Frutiger worked together on many occasions during their careers.
The type family is well suited for many uses, including magazines, brochures, text composition, business cards, newspaper advertising, book jackets, slides, menus, slides, posters, manuals and catalogues.
Egyptian 505 won the first Visual Graphics Corporation (VGC) type competition."
Egyptian 505 Bold
be installed on a computer for
use with applications.
Licensed per computer.
@font-face rule. They are licensed
for a set number of page views with
no time limitation.
embedded in an eBook, eMagazine or
eNewspaper. Fonts are licensed per title.
a server and e.g. used by automated
processes to create items.
A license is per server core CPU per year.
on which the font will be installed.
that you can use over time. We’ll let
you know when you’re running low.
installations you want to license.
Some mobile app fonts allow an
unlimited number of installations.
you intend to embed the font in. Each license
is valid for one title for the life of that title.
CPUs of the servers on which
the font will be installed.
A license has a term of 1 year.
language support of the font.
the font: W1G (98 languages),
COM (56 languages),
PRO (33 languages) or
STD (21 languages).
available in. These differ in contained
characters and file size. You get all
available versions with your license.
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Com / OT TTF
supports at least
Windows menu name: Egyptian 505 Com Regular
PostScript name: Egyptian505Com-Bold
PostScript full name: Egyptian 505 Com Bold
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