7 with Original Wood Case from 1890s. This typewriter is not operating condition. Most of the wood case has been painted. One hook latch is missing from the case cover. The leather strap is mostly missing.
Case cover shows signs of cracking. One Key Top is missing, "D" in lower left row. The Character Print Drum will extend at least partially, but will not rotate. It will have other problems or missing pieces that I do not know about. I took detailed pictures to help you evaluate the condition of the item.I will answer other question that you have about this item. Now I know where IBM got the idea for their Selectric Typewriter. The serial number is 70650. Local pick-up is available in East Pittsburgh or Bethel Park, Pennsylvania.
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7 with Original Wood Case from 1890s" is in sale since Friday, April 30, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Pens & Writing Instruments\Typewriters". The seller is "69boss70" and is located in East Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.This item can be shipped to United States.