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1953 Optima Elite Serial # 750042 1953 Optima Elite typewriter, Serial # 750042 Carl H's 1953 Optima Elite typewriter. 2017-07-31 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Carl H: 1953 Optima Elite Serial # 750042 Optima Elite

1953 Optima Elite #750042

Status: My Collection
Created: 04-14-2017 at 12:18PM
Last Edit: 07-31-2017 at 02:51AM


Description:

Optima Elite

Typeface Specimen:

Hunter: Carl H (Olivetti48)

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Status: Typewriter Hunter
Points: 2690

Typewriter collector from Germany. I collect all brands, but like Olivetti the most. I'm not that type of collector that buys the most expensive, old or rare pieces. I love and collect typewriters because it was an everyday product millions of people used. Much of them are well-made and were so expensive for there pre-owner – now, people want not to throw them away, but they don't want them anymore – and so, there are ridiculous cheap. When I see a typewriter, standing around and being so cheap, I cannot abandon it. (I hope my english is at least understandable, feel free to correct me).



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