1950's Hermes 2000 Typewriter

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This beautiful 1950's typewriter was manufactured in Switzerland by Hermes and is their popular 2000 model and comes with original reciept from 1956 as well as the manual and original brochure. Hermes is known for creating beautiful and highly functional machines.

This is an early version of their very popular 2000 model which later came in seafoam green. Comes with original fabric covered case which is in poor condition and no longer latches.

Has very fast snappy keys which are ready to spring to action any time. QWERTZ keyboard with special characters like the umlaut.

Comes loaded with fresh red and black typewriter ribbon which will last for months of daily use or over a year of intermittent use.

Ships securely packaged in a sturdy carton or if you're in the GTA you can use coupon code LocalPickup at checkout to remove the shipping cost and pick up in store at your convenience


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Returns and exchange details

Due to the nature of vintage items being used, we cannot guarantee that any item will be in perfect working condition. Oftentimes vintage items need a bit more creativity to operate than a brand new item and can have unique quirks like a stiff button, or wiggly latch. We do our best to thoroughly test and describe the condition of every item we sell.
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