Working 1962 Imperial Good Companion Model 6 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case, Manual – Made in England
Working Imperial Good Companion Model 6 is offered for sale by London Typewriters.
This beautiful model was designed and made in 1962, in Leicester, England, by the iconic English typewriter manufacturer, Imperial. Regardless of such old age, this typewriter works very well! The comfortable keys are crisp in action and snappy, making the typist feel confident whilst using the typewriter.
The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, margin setters, ribbon colour switch, the carriage release lever, the paper guide and the paper release lever all work as intended. This Good Companion Model 6 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.
The overall condition is good. Minor signs of use (minimal paint scratches on the left side of the top) and age are present – please refer to photos.
The retro Imperial typewriter would be ideal for writers, journalists and other specialists. It will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the Imperial typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It would appeal to typists of different typing styles and abilities.
One of the Imperial Good Companion models was a trustworthy typing companion to John Lennon, the acclaimed member of the famous Beatles.
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