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198X Olympia Traveller de Luxe Serial # 15-7119191 198X Olympia Traveller de Luxe typewriter, Serial # 15-7119191 Richard Polt's 198X Olympia Traveller de Luxe typewriter. 2018-03-21 From the Virtual Typewriter Collection of Richard Polt: 198X Olympia Traveller de Luxe Serial # 15-7119191 Thai typewriters must be able to handle a complex system in which vowels are written over, under, before, or after consonants, and are combined with tone marks. In order to write Thai, this machine can type 16 separate "dead" characters (which do not advance the carriage) and has two different printing points.

198X Olympia Traveller de Luxe #15-7119191

Status: Sightings
Hunter: Richard Polt (richardpolt)
Created: 03-21-2018 at 04:02PM
Last Edit: 03-21-2018 at 04:02PM


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Thai typewriters must be able to handle a complex system in which vowels are written over, under, before, or after consonants, and are combined with tone marks. In order to write Thai, this machine can type 16 separate "dead" characters (which do not advance the carriage) and has two different printing points.

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