SOLD! Thanks for looking :-)
Date Of Manufacture: January 1921 (only a few examples known that date as early as December 1920. So this is a very early example!)
Font/Size: Pica - 10 Characters per inch
Condition: Mint - Cleaned, oiled, adjusted, tested and new ribbon installed. 2 Year Warranty!
Color: Gloss Black
Decals: Gold - No evidence that the round Remington seal was ever applied. Even when a decal is removed, it leaves a raised area of varnish which was used to adhere decals on these machines.
Case: Yes - Not the early flat spring case. The case with this one has definitely been with it for many decades and may even be the original. There's a lot of unanswered questions about the Remington Portable.
Owners Manual: No
Accessories: VTS Cleaning kit - oil, dust brush, type face brush and cleaning cloth.
Size: 12" x 12" x 3"
Weight: 9 lbs 8 oz
S&H Fees Lower 48 United States: FREE UPS Ground Insured.
S&H Fees International: USPS Express Mail Service actual shipping less a $25 USD shipping discount. Please email for current rate!
VTS Opinion of Use: Hard to find January 1921 Remington portable! Here's one you rarely find! Remington Portable and Made in the U.S.A. decals are pristine and original. If you're unfamiliar with the early Remington Portables, check out Mark Adams info at www.type-writer.org. Go to typewriters, scroll to Remington and read about the 1920 version. Some typewriter mysteries will never be solved :-) This is a consignment piece. Please see VTS News for more information. It has been fully degreased, cleaned, adjusted, oiled, tested and comes with a new ribbon installed. Over 3 hours of a hands on process performed over several days. It's ready to type right out of the box! Thanks for looking and please let me know if you have any questions about this beautiful, original vintage typewriter or need more pictures :-)