Antique Royal Standard Typewriter c. 1935
An antique Royal typewriter with black crinkle finish. Lift up lid with gull wings. The keys are glass with black and gold 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. Serial #KHM1732339.
- CREATOR Royal Typewriter Company.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1935.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 9.5 in. W 15.5 in. D 16.5 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.