1920’s Working Remington Portable Manual Typewriter – Folding Keyboard – New Ribbon, Case – Black – Pristine Condition
Working Remington Portable vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was produced in the 1920’s., from parts made in USA and then it was assembled in Great Britain. Regardless of such old age, the machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and it provides customisable functions for comfortable typing. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon selector (for colour change), the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This USA/British made typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it, without any hassle. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable hand made handle.
One of the fascinating features of this typewriter is the folding keyboard. Despite the fact the typewriter is nearly a hundred years old, it has retained the glass keys in chrome metal rims, with almost no damage.
The overall condition is exquisite. The letter keys all type as expected and this Remington functions very well. Please note that there are minor signs of use and age.
This intriguing manual word processor would be ideal for writers and authors, especially in the creative field. It would also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of this portable typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It would appeal to older generations with some preliminary knowledge about typewriters.
The vintage Remington typewriter is located in London, UK.