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Weights 31pt

Adobe Caslon Pro

Carol Twombly

1990

Type Specimen

Regular

Semibold

Bold

Italic

Six big juicy steaks sizzled in a pan as five workmen left the quarry. Quaint

Semibold 47pt

Ligatures

Upper case Regular 27pt

ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZ0123456789 Small Caps

Lower case Regular 31pt

Ascender Line

x-height

a b cde f ghi jk l m no q rs tu v wx y z0 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

oo T T JJ Gradual transistion across a medium vertical axis of contrast whereas Time New Roman has a gradual transistion across a medium angled axis of contrast.

Baseline

Descender Line

Symmetrical and splayed terminations on the uppercase T whereas the uppercase T of Times New Roman has symmetrical and vertical terminations.

The Upper Case J of Adobe Caslon Pro extends to the Descender line whereas the Upper Case J of Times New Roman sits along the Basline.

Adobe Caslon Pro Type Specimen  

Adobe Caslon Pro Type Specimen