Late 1970’s Working Olympia Traveller de Luxe Manual Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Original Green – Special Symbol Keys – Made in Western Germany
Working Olympia Traveller de Luxe vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was produced in the late 1970’s. Regardless of such old age, the green typing machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and it provides customisable functions for comfortable typing. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This German made typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it, without any hassle. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle. Made in Western Germany.
One of the noteworthy features is the keyboard with special symbols. Please refer to the photos.
The overall condition is excellent. All of the letter keys work well. Minor signs of age and use are present.
The retro Olympia typewriter would be ideal for writers and authors, especially in the creative field. It will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the Traveller de Luxe typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
The very rare originally green Olympia typewriter is located in London, UK.