1960’s Working Hermes 2000 Manual Portable – New Ribbon, Case – Made in Switzerland
Working Hermes 2000 vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. It was most likely produced in the early 1960’s. Regardless of such old age, the machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and it provides customisable functions for comfortable typing. The backspace, carriage return lever, the shift keys, margin setters, ribbon selector (for the colour change), the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This light blue typewriter is fitted with a new ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it and without any hassle. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable handle.
The overall condition is excellent! All of the keys work and the Hermes 2000 operates as expected. Some of the keys might be sticky at first but they would go back to normal after proper use. Minor signs of use and age are present. Please note that the bell does not work.
This intriguing word processor 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 Hermes typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
The vintage Hermes 2000 typewriter is located in London, UK.
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