Antique Refurbished Art Deco Remington 5 Typewriter c.1935
An original Remington Rand 5 Typewriter with original case. The keys are nickle with black with white letters. This typewriter is very clean and has been fully refurbished. It has smooth typing and the carriage advances and functions very well. The ribbon has been changed. The case is original and has some wear on the leather handle but is structurally sound. Serial number: VB26701.
- CREATOR E. Remington and Sons.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1935.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Leather.
- CONDITION Refurbished/Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 5 in. W 11 in. D 12 in., Case: H 6 in. W 13 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.