German Blackletter samples:
part of illuminated document

The main text of the middle and bottom lines on the above section of an illuminated document is German Blackletter, the illuminated capital letters are written in a different style.

part of certificate

Part of a certificate with red blackletter text.

section of an illuminated manuscript

An illuminated text in Blackletter showing how closely packed and difficult to read this lettering style can be.

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