Royal Typewriter Co., Inc., 17 Erasing Shields

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Company Name & Address:

             Royal Typewriter Co., Inc.

             New York (headquarters)

             Hartford, CT (factory)

Estimated Price Range:   Keystone shape Royal: $40.-$60.

                                                         Shields with tins/typewriters:   $8.-$15.

                                                          Plain shields:  $1.-$2.


Dimensions:   Most:  1 7/8″ x 3 1/4″ ;  Largest:  2 1/2″ x 3 1/2″ 

                            Royal Typewriter in Keystone Shape:  2 1/4″ x 2 1/8″

                            Ruler: 6 1/4″

Colors:   W/R/DkB  + various

Weight:     —————–

Picture Credit:   HDVD, Pam McVeigh (1)

Description:   A good sized group of 15 different shields. Most use “ROYTYPE” for their ribbon and carbon paper supplies. Of special interest is a Vancouver, Canadian shield & a Royal Exclusive Agency  shield from Shanghai. A. Rosenthal says his shop is: “The only up-to-date repair shop in the Far East.”