Old German Font Types
Features more than 13,500 free fonts. Categories; New & Popular. Old germania-1 old ukrainian-7 old germany-37 olde german-123 old german 'w'-123 old german 1961. The Kurrent script, which is commonly known as “The Old German Script” evolved from the gothic cursive handwriting at the beginning of the 16th century. The gothic cursive had been in use throughout much of the medieval ages and had developed into a staggering number of different writing styles.
The Old German script includes various fonts. These developed from the early Middle Ages to modern times. I would like to show you some typical old German print and writing scripts here.
We have 85 free old german fonts to offer for direct downloading 1001 Fonts is your favorite site for free fonts since 2001. Old German Font Types. The Old German script includes various fonts. These developed from the early Middle Ages to modern times. I would like to show you some typical old German print and writing scripts here.
The Sütterlin script and the Sütterlin alphabet
The last example in the list above shows the Sütterlin script. It was developed by Ludwig Sütterlin in 1911 and taught at school as a German script until 1941. Even today many great-grandparents and grandparents can still read this script. Below you see the Sütterlin alphabet:
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