Antique Art Deco Corona Four Portable Typewriter c.1925
A fully refurbished Art Deco "Corona Four" typewriter in gloss black with original case. The keys are nickle with yellow interior and black letters. This typewriter has been refurbished and has smooth typing and functions very well. The ribbon has been changed. It has retained its original finish with minor blemishes. The leather case and handle is original and has some wear but structurally sound. Serial number: 509546.
- CREATOR LC Smith & Corona Typewriters Inc. Syracuse, NY.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1925.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Steel, Metal, Nickel, Leather.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use. Minor blemishes on the body and case.
- DIMENSIONS H 4 in. W 10 in. D 11 in., Case: H 5.5 in. W 13 in. D 12 in.
The L.C. Smith & Bros. Typewriter Company was founded in Syracuse, N.Y. on January, 1st, 1903. L.C. Smith & Bros. merged with Corona Typewriter Company in 1925 to become "L.C. Smith Bros. & Corona Typewriters, Inc." headquartered in Syracuse, N.Y.