Rubber stamps were also used to print music. They had to be used on preprinted staff paper depending on the size of the rubber stamps. The stamps were dipped in ink and stamped onto the staff paper.

Music rubber stamp collection from the 1950s with ink pad. (Private collection of the author.)

Music rubber stamp collection from the 1950s with ink pad. (Private collection of the author.)

Individual rubber stamps from the previous image. (Private collection of the author.)

Individual rubber stamps from the previous image. (Private collection of the author.)