Designed in-house at Schelter & Giesecke in 1870 [Seemann]. Probably released in 1890. [Reynolds] Breite halbfette Grotesk and Breite fette Grotesk are bolder additions. Sold by Reggiani as Eia. [1937 specimen]
Revived by Christian Schwartz and issued as FF Bau (used for the sample) in 2002.
Contributed by Claudio Piccinini
Contributed by Florian Hardwig