A lovely light creme coloured Olympia Splendid 33 typewriter with wonderful dark bergundy coloured keys , space bar and carriage knobs . Olympia was a German brand of typewriter that was known for their great quality and this one was made in West Germany in 1962 for the UK market . It has the Olympia logo on the front and the Made in West Germany and London agents details on the back . This one has the standard Olympia " Elite " sized font giving you 11 letters to the inch.
It is in full working order and we have given it a clean, service , adjusted and tested it as well as fitting a new ribbon so its all ready for you to start typing on. We also include a photo copy of an original product booklet . Please note you can only use a plain colour ribbon on the typewriter . You can't use a two colour ribbon.
Group 1 plain typewriter ribbons can be purchased from us when required . They cost from £4.95 including postage and are also available in a Universal ribbon is a range of other plain colour options .A ribbon will last you a long time . To give you an idea , in an office environment with someone using a typewriter professionally a ribbon would last them around 3 months.
It is in a very good condition with only a few marks mainly at the left hand corner of the ribbon cover and on the underneath. There is also some wear to the two shift keys with the left hand one having the more noticable marks.
This typewriter comes with a matching creme coloured hard plastic carry case lid which clips over the typewriter and provides you with a handle. The clips to close and the handle are sound and work well .The typewriter measures 29 cms by 28 cms by 7 cms high , making it a very compact portable model.
All in all this is a very nice portable Olympia with the rarer bergundy coloured keys and is all ready for you to start typing on.
Delivery anywhere within the UK is included in the price.