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1959 Optima P1 Serial # 257939 1959 Optima P1 typewriter, Serial # 257939 Richard Polt's 1959 Optima P1 typewriter. 2014-07-17 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 1959 Optima P1 Serial # 257939 The final gasp (1957-59) of the old Olympia-Plana design. Still a great-looking little typer, though not a wonderful one to use.

1959 Optima P1 #257939

Status: My Collection
Created: 07-17-2014 at 09:45AM
Last Edit: 07-17-2014 at 09:46AM


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The final gasp (1957-59) of the old Olympia-Plana design. Still a great-looking little typer, though not a wonderful one to use.

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