The Patria, unlike the other Spanish typewriters, was not invented in Spain, but was a licensed copy of the Swiss Patria, invented by Otto Haas. In 1954, Imperial Española patented a design using a one-piece aluminum frame and modified type levers. Around 1962, the typewriter was relabeled Amaya.
Rare black makes it a very special typewriter! it was a limited edition.
All of our typewriters are serviced by an experienced former Olivetti technician :)
Excellent working condition, cleaned, refurbished, oiled, polished where needed. With the original black case. Some imperfections due to the vintage character of the typewriter. Please "zoom" to enlarge photos for the most accurate representation of condition and detail. New ribbon installed.
All the photos and descriptions of the items in our shop are as accurate as possible, but if you have any doubts, please ask us for additional info or photos before you decide to buy the product.
Made in Spain in the early 1950s
Size: 30cm x 27cm x 9cm (without a case)
Weigt: approx. 4.7kg
Serial number: on request
Keyboard Layout: QWERTY
Colour: original glossy black
Case: original in very good condition
3-5 business days
Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply. I'm not responsible for delays due to customs.
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
We are Premium shop and all our typewriters, apart from looking great, are in a perfect working order. Once your typewriter arrives at your door, You will find Fully Serviced Typewriter in "Ready to type" mode with new fresh ribbon so you can type over 500 A4 pages. We will add to your order:
+ Test Inspaction Page
+ Our Quality Certificate
+ Reprinted manual instructions
+ Guide how to start and type on typewriter
+ Contact Post-purchase technical online support.
+ Coupone code with great discount if you need to buy an extra ribbons or another gift in the future.
We always install a new ribbon prior to shipping so your typewriter will be ready to use the minute you unpack it. If you need more of them, you can purchase them in our shop (check Ribbon and Accessories section) , we have them always available.
They can be also easily found on our Ebay or Amazon.
Ribbons last a long time unless you're typing constantly. If you type forty or sixty pages a week, you have to change the ribbon once a year or so (with new Original Pelikan ribbon you can write 500 pages easily)
So if all you're doing is casual correspondence you shouldn't have too much to worry about there.