Antique Refurbished Depression Era Corona Portable Typewriter c.1935
A fully refurbished Art Deco Corona portable typewriter in gloss black with original gold lettering and case. The keys are nickle. This typewriter has been refurbished and has smooth typing and functions very well. It has retained its original finish with minor blemishes. The case and leather handle are original and have some wear but structurally sound.
- CREATOR LC Smith & Corona Typewriters Inc. Syracuse, NY.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1935.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel, Leather.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor blemishes on the body and case.
- DIMENSIONS H 6 in. W 13.5 in. D 13.25 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.