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From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt:
196X Underwood 21

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196X Underwood 21
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Status: Sightings
Created: 10-05-2014 at 09:08AM
Last Edit: 10-05-2014 at 09:08AM

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Essentially this is an Olivetti Studio 44 with an Underwood name (and Underwood-style keys). Made in Italy.

This model was also made with the Olivetti-Underwood label, and was produced in Barcelona as well as Ivrea.

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Richard Polt
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