Designed by Herman lhlenburg and issued by MS&J as Johnson in 1892. Also cast as Elektra (John), Libelle (AG f. S.), Osveta (Slévárna), Scandia (Berthold/Gutenberg), and Elefanta (Brendler). [Reichardt 2011] Elefanta is shown in Petzendorfers Schriftenatlas (Neue Folge) with alternates for ‘emAMS’.
Phototype adaptations by Photo-Lettering, Inc. as Elefanta [PLINC 1965] and by Headliners in their Morgan Press Collection as MP 386.
Digital interpretations include BJF Snowbird (Blue Jay Font Studio, 2000) and Elefantasia NF (Nick’s Fonts, 2012; based on Elefanta and used for sample).
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