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Olivetti typewriter M40 Typewriter made around 1940

Lot reference 19081969

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Current bid $60
Next minimum bid $66
Location: Netherlands
Auction fee: 9% of the winning bid
Shipping to United States: $187.34

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Iron typewriter, 19 kg and complete

Olivetti M40 typewriter from circa 1940. Made in Italy and designed by Camillo Olivetti.
Metal, in a well-working condition, 38cmx36cmx25cm.
QWERTY keyboard.
Paintwork and lettering still in good condition.
Weight: 19.3 kg (incl. packaging more than 20 kg).
Heavy machine, nice collector’s item.
Olivetti, manufacturer of office equipment, is mostly known for the attention that this Italian company gave to design and quality. Olivetti was founded in 1908 in Turin by Camillo Olivetti and under the leadership of his son Adriano it became a leading typewriter manufacturer. In 1959 the company took over the famous typewriter manufacturer Underwood. The machine offered here is one of the best-known Olivetti models. Production stopped after 1947.
The pictures provide a good impression of this lot. Free shipping within Europe. Shipping outside of Europe only at actual shipping costs.

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Feedback score: 100%
Reviews given: 15
Member since: March 8, 2014
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    FrancineG June 28, 2018

  • Very good and helpful seller!

    zerinnor June 17, 2018

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    Bastion59 May 2, 2018

  • Very pleased with my purchase. The machine works very well. I especially appreciated the seller's concern and communication regarding the delivery of the machine to me here in Portugal.

    BerlinTommy April 15, 2018

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United States $187.34
Austria $45.67
Belgium $45.67
Denmark $45.67
France $45.67
Germany $45.67
Italy $45.67
Luxembourg $45.67
Netherlands $16.39
Spain $45.67
Sweden $45.67
United Kingdom $45.67
Rest of Europe $52.69
Anywhere else $187.34

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