rounded geo sans, sort of like arial?

pauipauipauipaui's picture

I am very interested in the typeface on the obi for the album "Albedo 0.39" by Vangelis.
More specifically i would like to know what font the 0.39 is in.

here is the serial for the LP: RVP-6156

a few guesses would be ...
arial pro greek rounded or heisei maru gothic


bojev's picture

Helvetica Rounded

pauipauipauipaui's picture

i feel like i cant find a good example of Helvetica rounded then.
is it just Regular old helvetica rounded or is there a specific name of the style?

donshottype's picture

Does not match heisei maru gothic but might be in another Japanese font.
Closest I have found would be AG Book Rounded at a weight between Light and Regular
But this is not a full match because the mid stroke of _3_ is too short.

pauipauipauipaui's picture

helvetica rounded came out in 1978, this record is from 1976.
also i can only find examples of helvetica rounded in bold. -- in the link you gave me, the 9 is much too thick . it could very much be helvetica but im just not finding any regular (non bold) versions! could you help me out and post an example?

pauipauipauipaui's picture

Thanks so much! this is very close. just trying to find something close so this will do for now :) im still trying to find out what this is exactly!

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