(x) ITC Avant Garde Gothic w/ a full circle zero {Yves}

kib820's picture

hello eveybody

I'm urgently seeking a typeface which the numbers looks very similar to Avant Garde
except their 0 is a full circle like the letter "O"

thanks heaps

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Bald Condensed's picture

Isn't it possible they just used the O instead of the 0? Having a full circle 0 with lining figures doesn't make sense, as that would make the 0 way to wide, so the numerals wouldn't align vertically when stacked.

Bert Vanderveen's picture

Yves is right. It's mistyped AvantGarde (on my keyboardd O and 0 are REALLY close together...).

Bald Condensed's picture

Same things happens to me all the time when working on my laptop. I'm relieved I'm not the only one, I thought I was just clumsy. :^D

Mark Simonson's picture

In the original character set of Avant Garde were some alternates, including two zeros. Since this is probably more recent, you're probably right about them just using an O. I don't think the alternate zero was different than a cap O in the original. Just placed conveniently with the numbers on the film fonts or whatever.

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