Antique Remington Noiseless Portable Typewriter c.1947
An original Remington Rand Noiseless Portable Typewriter with black crinkle finish and original case. This typewriter is very clean. It has smooth typing and the carriage advances and functions very well. The ribbon is new and has been changed. The case is original with a Bakelite handle and original lock and key. Serial number: H115726.
- CREATOR E. Remington and Sons.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1947.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Bakelite.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 6 in. W 13 in. D 12 in., Case: H 7 in. W 13.5 in. D 14 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.