Ampersand of the Day

Look­ing at the glyphs in Cal­ib­ri Reg­u­lar the oth­er day, I found this alter­na­tive amper­sand:

It’s fun­ny to find this in a Microsoft font, since there is no inher­ent method in any Microsoft pro­gram to access alter­na­tive glyphs. Looks a bit like the Wind­sor amper­sand, but not as good.


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  • I would have made the “swash” more like a cir­cle or a “rec­tan­gu­lar cir­cle” (a bit like a Eurostyle o) - but then again I’m not a font design­er work­ing for Microsoft…

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