Working Late 1940s Royal Quiet De Luxe Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Made in USA
Working vintage Royal manual portable typewriter available in London (U.K.). The typewriter was manufactured in the late 1940s, in the USA.
Despite being of such old age, the machine still functions exquisitely well! The light responsive keys are designed for fast touch typing, producing a clear print impression. The letters on the keys are in metal rims and protected by a cover to prevent them from wearing off. All mechanisms have incredibly good action.
This American made typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon so you can type as soon as you get it. Also comes with the original case which has a comfortable carry handle.
The overall condition is great. Minor signs of use and age are present.
This compact machine with a cast iron surface would be ideal for writers, authors and journalists, especially in the creative field. The Royal typewriter was one of Ernest Hemingway’s and Ian Fleming’s favourite typewriters. It would also make a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the grey Royal typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
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