Working Vintage 1950s Olivetti Lettera 22 Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Made in Great Britain
Working Olivetti Lettera 22 vintage, manual portable typewriter in London, UK. After some research on the serial code, I concluded that it was manufactured in the 1950s. Regardless of its age, the Olivetti machine works very well! The comfortable keys are responsive and smooth and it makes the whole experience of typing, enjoyable and effortless. All the mechanisms function well. This iconic Italian typewriter is fitted with a new black ribbon and it is ready for immediate action.
The overall condition is good. The keys type without sticking and the Olivetti operates as expected. Minor signs of use and age are present. Please note there is no case for this Olivetti.
The retro Olivetti Lettera 22 typewriter would be suitable for a traveller as it is light and portable. Also, it is very popular among writers and authors. Will Self, the famous English novelist and journalist typed his novels using this particular model. The typewriter will also be a unique gift. Due to the style and the aesthetics of the Olivetti typewriter, it can be used for display purposes like home decor and events such as exhibitions and weddings. It appeals to all generations.
The retro Olivetti 22 typewriter is located in London (U.K.).