Vintage Egg Shell/Baby Blue Brother Industries Ltd Nagoya Japan DE LUXE Portable Manual Typewriter 1960s Original Case & Instructions
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Item - Vintage Egg Shell Blue Brother DE LUXE Manual Typewriter in Original Carrying Case, Circa 1968; this particular example was Made in Nagoya, Japan for the British Market and retains it's original 'Good Housekeeping' Guarantee label and original instructions.
Maker - Brother Industries Limited of Nagoya, Japan
Marks - Original Makers Plaque (please see below)
Serial Number - J8098922 is stamped to the plaque as above, this translates to October 1968 and the 98,922 machine produced that year.
Circa - 1968
Country of Origin - Japan
Dimensions - 12" by 11.5"
Weight - 6 Kilogram (in case)
Condition - Excellent Used Condition, fully working order and in superb cosmetic condition with only the lightest marks to the rear (please see all pics). The Case is in also in Excellent Used Condition with the zip moving freely and the handle good and strong...though there is some light marks to the bottom of the internal pocket and said pocket is also pulling away a little at the top on both sides (if you require further pics of the case feel free to contact).
Other Interesting Points - One of the nicest machines we have ever seen, quite a simple machine but has some lovely features push button paper support arm, carriage lock, half space mechanism, etc...a very smooth and functional machine with a design that could easily hail from the 1950s...a pleasure to use and very pleasing to the eye.
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