Deir El-Bahari Typeface Family
DEIR EL-BAHARI - Hand Drawn Slab Serif Font, this font is available for commercial use. This captial based font comes in LIGHT, REGULAR & BOLD available in .OTF format and includes 26 letters, 10 numbers & 15 punctuations in each style. The font is inspired by Ansley Display, giving the open source font a hand lettered style. Based on the history of tattoo lettering and hand drawn signs. The font is named after Deir el-Bahari or Dayr al-Bahri ( الدير البحري "the Monastery of the North") is a complex of mortuary temples and tombs located on the west bank of the Nile, opposite the city of Luxor, Egypt. This is a part of the Theban Necropolis. The first tangible examples of Egyptian tattoos date back to the Middle Kingdom (about 2000 BC): several tattooed mummies of women were found at Deir el-Bahari. The markings mainly consist of dots and dashes, often grouped into geometrical patterns, such as lozenges, and are usually placed on the chest, the abdomen, the arms or the legs.