It looks bad, of course, and as in a perfect type it would not exist it is an indication that there is a problem in your type casting procedure, but in itself it does not necessarily indicate a bad or unserviceable type.
Below: Stephenson, Blake & Co., Sheffield & London, England 72 point ornament. Registered design 424,009 (registered between 1903-06-18 and 1904-02-16). Cast on a pivotal type caster. See the discussion of Stephenson, Blake pin marks for more information on this type.
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