Working And Serviced 1950’s Olympia SM3 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Cursive Font – Made in Western Germany
This Olympia SM3 is a great example of continued perfection from the Western German typewriter maker. According to the serial code, the typewriter was manufactured in the 1950’s. Taking into account the typewriter’s age, it retains all necessary functions and works very well. 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 perform their tasks as expected. A new black ribbon is installed and the machine is ready for action. The Olympia typewriter comes with the original case and a comfortable handle.
One of the distinctive features of the typewriter is its unique cursive font which stands out as it produces a handwriting style of type.
The overall condition is great. The keys work smoothly and the Olympia SM3 typewriter types well. Minor signs of use and age are present.
The retro Olympia typewriter would be ideal for art projects or creative writing.The beige colour of the body and the burgundy colour of the keys compliment each other therefore, it would look attractive on a desk or, would also make an ideal present. Due to the typing font and the aesthetics of the typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as weddings.
The vintage Olympia SM3 typewriter is located in London (U.K.).