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190X Fay-Sholes Fay-Sho 4 Serial # 4817 190X Fay-Sholes Fay-Sho 4 typewriter, Serial # 4817 Richard Polt's 190X Fay-Sholes Fay-Sho 4 typewriter. 2015-04-12 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 190X Fay-Sholes Fay-Sho 4 Serial # 4817 This is the famous "bronze temple" design.

When I got it, it had been painted over with flaking black paint. I couldn't resist removing that paint, and I'm glad that I did.

You may not know that the Remington-Sholes / Fay-Sholes typewriters are basket shifted. The typebasket slides horizontally under the carriage.

190X Fay-Sholes Fay-Sho 4 #4817

Status: My Collection
Created: 04-12-2015 at 03:38PM
Last Edit: 04-12-2015 at 03:40PM


Description:

This is the famous "bronze temple" design.

When I got it, it had been painted over with flaking black paint. I couldn't resist removing that paint, and I'm glad that I did.

You may not know that the Remington-Sholes / Fay-Sholes typewriters are basket shifted. The typebasket slides horizontally under the carriage.

Typeface Specimen:

Hunter: Richard Polt (richardpolt)

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