Antique Art Deco Refurbished Corona Portable Typewriter c.1930
A refurbished Art Deco "Corona Four" typewriter with original case. The keys are nickle with pale, yellow interior and black letters. This typewriter has been refurbished and has smooth typing and functions very well. It has retained its original finish. The leather case and thick leather handle have some wear but are structurally sound. Original label of the first owner on the case.
- CREATOR LC Smith & Corona Typewriters Inc. Syracuse, NY.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1930.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel, Leather.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor blemishes on the body and case.
- DIMENSIONS H 4 in. W 12.5 in. D 11 in., Case: H 5 in. W 13.5 in. D 13 in.
The L.C. Smith & Bros. Typewriter Company was founded in Syracuse, N.Y. on January, 1st, 1903. L.C. Smith & Bros. merged with Corona Typewriter Company in 1925 to become "L.C. Smith Bros. & Corona Typewriters, Inc." headquartered in Syracuse, N.Y.