Blind stamping

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  • Part of speech: noun
  • Definition: A term originally used with reference to stamping a leather cover with small, unheated tools that were cut intaglio so that the impression was in relief.1

Related terms[edit]



Language Translated term Source of translation (if exist) Sense of translation / notes
Deutsch/German Blindstempel preferred
English/English blind stamping preferred
español/Spanish grabado de estampas o en dulce preferred
français/French fer à froid
Nederlands/Dutch blindstempel preferred



  1. ^  | | | | | |  Roberts, Don., et al. Bookbinding and the Conservation of Books : a Dictionary of Descriptive Terminology. Library of Congress : For Sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O., 1982.