In the discipline of Hand Engraving, there are only two styles of lettering: BLOCK and Script. However, there is an infinite variety of each and uncountable combinations as well.
Like typography fonts, lettering and inscription options include the likes of Gothic, Roman, Roman Pearl, Gothic Block, Olde English, Itallic and so on. Unlike typesetting, however, the beauty of hand engraved scripts includes options for style and depth of cut. Close line cut, Bright cut, V-cut and Square cut as well as classic or relief engraving where the background is cut down to leave the inscription projecting outward,
Thus, a hand engraved inscription on a valued item gives it personal but traditional character, a time-honored testament to its unique significance.