Working 1970’s Olympia Monica Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Made in Western Germany
Working Olympia Monica vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was produced during the 1970’s. Regardless of such old age, the German machine works very well! The comfortable keys are sturdy and solid when typing and it provides a feeling of confidence to a typist. The backspace, carriage return lever, the bell, the shift keys, carriage lock, 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 Olympia typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon and it is ready to be used immediately.
The overall condition is excellent. The typewriter types well and all of the keys work without sticking. Minor signs of use and age are present.
The Olympia retro 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 Olympia typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
The Olympia Monica vintage typewriter is located in London, UK.