Japanese typewriter, c 1930.
3 3 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 25cm

Japanese typewriter, c 1930.

ScM Photo Studio

© Science Museum / Science & Society Picture Library


At the time this typewriter was made, written Japanese consisted of several thousand characters: after World War II many characters were simplified, and the number of characters used was limited to about 2,000.



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