Fully Refurbished Remington Model 5 Typewriter c.1940
A fully refurbished Remington Model 5 Typewriter in black crinkle finish with original case and original store sticker on the side. The keys are white letters on a black background. This typewriter is very clean and has been fully refurbished. It has smooth typing and the carriage advances and functions very well. The case is original and has some wear on the leather handle but is structurally sound.
- CREATOR E. Remington and Sons.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1940.
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 13.5 in. D 13.5 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.