Antique Royal Standard No.5 Typewriter c.1928
An antique Royal Standard No.5 typewriter with glass panels on each side and black and green keys with white letters. This typewriter has smooth typing and the space bar function well. The carriage functions properly. Ribbon needs replacing.
- CREATOR Royal Typewriter Company.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1928.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 10 in. W 16 in. D 16 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.