Flying Fish Typewriter


This is a Flying Fish typewriter that was manufactured in Shanghai, China by the China National Light Industrial Products Import and Export Corporation in 1975. The typewriter has finger-shaped turquoise keys, tab-buttons for margin settings, with a black, red, and white ribbon selector.

Date Made: 1974-1975

Maker: Light Industrial Products Import-Export Corp.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: China: Shanghai, Shanghai

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Credit Line: Sperry Remington

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: ME.334952Catalog Number: 334952Accession Number: 320831320831

Object Name: typewriterOther Terms: typewriter; Standard; Manual

Physical Description: metal (overall material)plastic (overall material)Measurements: overall: 9 in x 22 in x 15 in; 22.86 cm x 55.88 cm x 38.1 cm


Record Id: nmah_850538

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