Antique Royal "Magic Margin" Typewriter c. 1938
This is a Royal "Magic Margin" typewriter with lift up lid that covers the keys hammers. The keys are glass with black letters. This typewriter has smooth typing, the carriage and space bar function well and the ribbon is still fairly new. It has retained its original finish with minor blemishes..
- CREATOR Royal Typewriter Company.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1938
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 9.5 in. W 16 in. D 17 in.
The Royal Typewriter Company was founded by Edward B. Hess and Lewis C. Myers in January 1904 in a machine shop in Brooklyn, New York.