Lydia is a calligraphic sans-serif typeface designed by Brooklyn-based designer Benjamin Critton. The design was based off of Lydian, a typeface released in 1938. Lydia is available in two styles—bold condensed and bold condensed italic.

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Lydia Specimen

Lydia Type Specimen

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