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Olympia SF (Cursive) Typewriter

Olympia SF (Cursive) Typewriter

Regular price $999.99 CAD
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The Olympia SF Deluxe Typewriter, a vintage masterpiece from the early 1960s, crafted in West Germany, combines aesthetics and practicality in a unique blend of form and function. Its two-tone white and grey design exudes mid-century modern sophistication.

  • Brand: Olympia
  • Model: SF
  • Country of Origin: Germany
  • Year of Manufacture: 1960s
  • Serial Number:  XXXXXXX
  • Color: White/Gray
  • Includes Case: Yes
  • Ribbon Type: Single/Bi-Chrome (2 Colour)
  • Condition: Very Good
  • Size: Ultra Portable
  • Additional Notations: Fun little typewriter with the very desirable cursive typeface (font)

What truly sets the Olympia SF Deluxe apart is its exquisite cursive or script typeface. The letters dance across the paper with an artistic flair, making every keystroke an act of creativity. The uniqueness of this typeface not only adds value for collectors but also infuses a sense of fun and intrigue for writers. Your words take on a distinctive elegance, and the act of writing becomes a joyful and engaging experience.

This Olympia typewriter is not just a work of art; it's a practical tool. With its super lightweight and portable design, it's ideal for writers on the move. Whether you're penning your thoughts from a cozy cafe or a remote cabin in the woods, this typewriter's sleek and compact profile ensures you can bring it wherever inspiration strikes.

The SF in "Olympia SF Deluxe" stands for "Super Flat." This typewriter was renowned for its slim profile and ingenious engineering, which was ahead of its time. Its slim design allows you to carry it with ease, and its timeless aesthetics make it an object of desire for collectors.

Writers of the 1960s, such as Maya Angelou, Kurt Vonnegut, and Gabriel Garcia Marquez, often found their muse through the rhythmic clatter of typewriter keys. The Olympia SF Deluxe typewriter would have been a cherished tool for any writer seeking to craft literary masterpieces.

For collectors, this typewriter is a true gem. Its two-tone aesthetics, cursive typeface, and portability make it a highly sought-after piece of vintage technology. Whether you're an aficionado of vintage typewriters or a writer who craves a unique and engaging writing experience, the Olympia SF Deluxe Typewriter is a work of art that captures the essence of an iconic time.

Step into the shoes of the great writers of the 1960s and let your creativity flow through the captivating cursive typeface of the Olympia SF Deluxe. It's more than just a typewriter; it's a journey back in time and a celebration of the joy of writing. Embrace the elegance and charm of this West German classic and let your words come to life with style and grace, all while enjoying the convenience of its lightweight and portable design.

Make: Olympia
Model: SF Deluxe
Country of Manufacture: Germany
Year of Manufacture: ​early 1960s
Serial Number: 
Condition: Very Good
Features/Functions: Margins, Margin Release, Colour Selector, Paper Support.

Additional Notations: Some small scratches on the left side where the carriage lever rests. This is completely normal for these machines.

Weight: 9-12lbs
Size: Ultra-Portable

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