Monarch Invisible typewriters have always been in rough condition when found. We have been lucky enough to find this one in the UK with some age signs but the upper plate decals are still very good. Arrived with its original carrying box and fully working but the main frame paint lost some of its glossy finish.
Serial 91256 S from 1913
Professionally rescued to working order,
New & fresh Black Ribbon Fitted on original metal spools
Smooth Action and typing. Keys are super snappy.
Types in two colours but red will leave some black marks and ribbon hold might not always go down thus covering the typed letters.
We did our best to restore but some parts have been resilient to sensible restoration. therefore the asking price.
ok cosmetic condition with age marks all over so please inspect all photos to evaluate. It is made in 1913 and you will expect a lot of age marks on the metal parts.
Missing rubber roller on paper bail.
Keys still have some marks although cleaned.
Original Olivetti Cover available but it is worn and deteriorating. I Will add to box and happy not to if you ask.
Original case is rare to find and included in the sale with age marks all over but doesn't clip at all.
Keyboard & Font/Typeface:
10pts per the inch.