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Bidding Information
Lot #    13238
Auction End Date    1/24/2006 12:53:00 PM (mm/dd/yyyy)
          
Title Information
Title (English)    Hermes Baby - Hebrew Typewriter
Title (Hebrew)    הרמס ביבי
City    Switzerland
Publisher    Paillard s.a.
Publication Date    c. 1945
          
Collection Information
Independent Item    This listing is an independent item not part of any collection
          
Description Information
Physical
Description
   Still operational, age and usage apparent, several letters rubbed on face, lacking case.
          
Detailed
Description
   The first Hermes Baby was launched in 1935, the model is a compact portable, weighting less than 8 lb and is no higher than a big box of matches. Despite of its size, the machine has all the features of a real portable machine. The Hermes Baby of the 1940s (Hermes Baby Jubilee), was an updated version of the original model.
          
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Listing Classification
Period
20th Century:    Checked
  
Location
Other:    Switzerland
  
Subject
  
Characteristic
  
Manuscript Type
  
Kind of Judaica
Other:    Typewriter