Working Vintage 1948 Royal Quiet De Luxe Manual Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case -AZERTY (French keyboard) -Made in USA
Working vintage Royal manual portable typewriter available in London, UK. The typewriter was manufactured in the USA, in 1948, according to the research on its serial code.
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 Royal Quiet De Luxe typewriter is equipped with an AZERTY key layout for typing in the French language.
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 favorite 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.
The vintage Royal typewriter is located in London, UK.