Antique Refurbished Portable Remie Scout Model Typewriter c.1939
An original refurbished portable Remington Remie Scout Model typewriter in black crinkle finish with collapsible striking keys and original case. The striking keys collapse flat when not in use. Nickel and glass keys. This typewriter is very clean and in good working order. It has smooth typing and the carriage advances and functions very well. The case is original and has some wear on the leather handle but is structurally sound. Serial #S62707.
- CREATOR E. Remington and Sons.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1939.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Leather.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 4.5 in. W 12 in. D 13 in.
E. Remington and Sons (1816–1896) was a manufacturer of firearms and typewriters. Founded in 1816 but on March 1, 1873, it became known for manufacturing the first commercial typewriter.