Working Vintage 1958 Olivetti Lettera 22 Portable Typewriter – New Ribbon, Case – Rare Original Pink Colour – 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 1958. 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. Also comes with the case which has a comfortable handle.
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 refer to the photos
The Olivetti 22 typewriter was an inseparable writing companion to Bob Dylan and Leonard Cohen, who created his world famous song ‘Hallelujah’.
The retro Olivetti Lettera 22 typewriter would be suitable for a traveler as it is light and portable. Also, it is very popular among writers and authors. 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, UK.