Pontif is a typeface based on the inscriptional lettering work of Luca Horfei, the Vatican
scribe who designed the major inscriptions for Pope Sixtus V's Baroque-makeover of Rome in
the sixteenth century. Garrett Boge modeled the design on a Horfei manuscript and on-site
research in Rome in 1996.
(Pontif comes bundled with the Baroque
Titling Set, along with Cresci