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Typewriter Corona 3 - folding portable typewriter

Lot reference 17263559
Typewriter Corona 3 - folding portable typewriter

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Current bid $135
Next minimum bid $148
Location: Germany
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $212.67

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Beautiful small travel typewriter, United States, with @-symbol.

The machine was produced by L. C. Smith Corona Typewriter Inc., USA
This is a Corona 3 with folding carriage from 1935 with production number 686979.

The machine is very light at only 3.5 kg and measures 25 x 30 x 11.25 cm including the case - it was a popular travel typewriter throughout the world. It was produced from 1912 to 1941. It cost US $50. More than 700,000 units were produced in several factories. This item comes from the United States production.

It has a three-row keyboard with double switching, so that 84 characters can be used in total.

In good visual and technically in very good contemporary condition.

Features of this machine:

Keyboard: Three-row QWERT keyboard with 28 characters and double switch

Condition: In good original condition with age-related signs of wear and tear.
A few scratches on the housing. Beautifully preserved chrome parts. All technical components without damage. Ribbon is weak.

Case: Original, closes perfectly, no key

Special feature: USA product with @-symbol and other special characters.

The article is packed securely in the original carrying case and shipped insured.

Size of the case: 32x26x12 cm

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You can pick up this lot from the seller: Grossalmerode (Hessen), Germany.

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