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Lexikon 80 typewriter

Marcello Nizzoli, Designer (Italian, 1887-1969) Ing. C. Olivetti & C. S.p.A., Manufacturer (Italian)


Frank M. Grunwald; IMA.


Object Information

designer
Marcello Nizzoli (Italian, 1887-1969)
manufacturer
Ing. C. Olivetti & C. S.p.A. (Italian)
creation date
1948
materials
painted metal, rubber, fabric, ink
dimensions
9 x 16-5/8 x 14-3/4 in.
mark descriptions
Manufacturer's product labels, at middle of key cover: "LEXIKON 80" and at top proper left: "Olivetti"
Inscribed by product manufacturer at back, middle: "ing. C. Olivetti e c., s.p.a. - ivrea | MADE IN ITALY - FABIQUÉ EN ITALIE"
accession number
2008.240
credit line
Gift of Frank M. and Barbara E. Grunwald in memory of Kurt Grunwald, MD and Melitta Grunwald
copyright
Controlled
collection
Design Arts
colors