Dutch Romantype 16th-18th century

Model name:
Dutch_Romantype_Pylaia
Creator:
Entangled Histories project
Century:
16th, 17th, 18th
Languages:
Dutch
Script:
Latin alphabet
Engine:
PyLaia
Material:
Print
CER on validation set:
1.4 %

This model is based on printed texts in the Roman font that was used in the Low Countries, during the 16th, 17th and 18th century. The type of sources used for this model, are books of ordinances, which contained the norms (‘laws’) at the time.This model has been the result of one of the KB National Library of the Netherlands Researcher-in-Residence position 2019. The project was called ‘Entangled Histories’. For more information regarding the background of the model and how to cite it, please visit: www.https://lab.kb.nl/dataset/entangled-histories-ordinances-low-countries

The model has been trained on 88100 words and the CER on the validation set is 1.4%.