Germany - Berlin - year of manufacture 1925 - good condition
Mignon best of world pointer- typewriter model 4 year of production 1924, old German typewriter
A relic of historical typewriters of particular historical and technical importance. A legend of German office equipment from the beginning of the 20th century The best pointer typewriter in the world An exhibit of museum-level quality that belongs in every typewriter collection.
Manufacturer: AEG Deutsche Werke A.G. Berlin, Germany
model/ year: 4 / 1925
Serial number: 239353
System: Pointer typewriter with upper stop, no switch, with colour ribbon, metal type cylinder
Design: Further development of the models 2 and 3, now more stable and with backspace key.
Keyboard: German D 4, 84 characters
Font: Pica division 2.67mm
Special feature: Type cylinder and keyboard interchangeable, more than 36 different fonts were available, also Cyrillic and poster font. No switching to uppercase letters and characters necessary. Probably the best pointer typewriter of all times, the mechanical forerunner of the ball head technology of the 60’s.
Field of application: for private correspondence with high demands on quality, robustness and mobile use, or business use to a limited extend. Not suitable for the usual “ten finger typing”
Condition: optically good, base plate moderate, technically functional, original paint, cleaned and spring plate was repaired.
Scope of delivery: Device with type cylinder Pica D 4, wooden base plate, colour ribbon used (not dried)
|Member since:||August 10, 2016|
merci, arrivée nickel.
l'oggetto è stato imballato malissisimo, un cartone debole senza protezioni interne,è arrivato con il braccio porta selettore spezzato e con la bandella portafoglioe piegata dalla testina
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|United Kingdom||$ 33.21|
|United States||$ 65.23|
|Rest of Europe||$ 33.21|
|Rest of the World||$ 65.23|
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