Antique Remington Remette Typewriter c.1938
An original Remington Remette Typewriter in matte black with original case. The keys are nickle with white letters on a black background. This typewriter is very clean and in good working order. It has smooth typing and the carriage advances and functions very well. The ribbon will need to be changed eventually. 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.1938-1943.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Leather.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 3 in. W 11.5 in. D 11 in., Case: H 5 in. W 12.5 in. D 12 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.