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1912 Underwood 5 Serial # 506377 1912 Underwood 5 typewriter, Serial # 506377 Gaël Franceschi's 1912 Underwood 5 typewriter. 2019-09-21 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Gaël Franceschi: 1912 Underwood 5 Serial # 506377 This is one of the first typewriters I bought some years ago, it was in a catastrophic shape but I decided to give it a little service and now it is perfectly working! I love it. Always a pleasure to type on.

1912 Underwood 5 #506377

Status: My Collection
Created: 09-21-2019 at 01:57PM
Last Edit: 09-21-2019 at 02:19PM


Description:

This is one of the first typewriters I bought some years ago, it was in a catastrophic shape but I decided to give it a little service and now it is perfectly working! I love it. Always a pleasure to type on.

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Photos:

The front of the machine
The front of the machine

The beautiful "Underwood" writing. It's almost like art.
The beautiful "Underwood" writing. It's almost like art.

The little "escutcheon" that indicates that this machine, more than a century ago, has been bought in Paris and imported from the US.
The little "escutcheon" that indicates that this machine, more than a century ago, has been bought in Paris and imported from the US.

Hunter: Gaël Franceschi (gaelfp)

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I'm a French collectionner in Ajaccio, Corsica. I currently have 8 typers but I'm willing to enlarge my collection, even if finding typewriters here is a bit complicated.
I will post my 8 typers here and each time i will get a new one, it will appear here.



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